November was a very busy month of Jiu Jitsu! Three competitions over the past three weekends has kept everyone busy - from the professors & coaches, to the competitors & supporters, everyone apart of Galeb Brothers BJJ had been training hard to challenge themselves on the competition mat. Lets take a look at what went down and where.
QBJJC East Coast Championship
November 10 / Ormiston, Brisbane
The East Coast Championship was the last competition of the year for the QBJJC (Queensland Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Circuit) and it was great to see all of the competitors from each Galeb Brothers BJJ academy show up to compete & support each other. First time competition for many of our students, kids & adults and they all did amazing. Win or lose, they challenged themselves and should all be proud.
1st place: Overall Team
1st place: Male team
1st place: Kids team
3rd place: Female team
BJJ Summer Open
November 17 / Lennox Head
Next up, was the BJJ Summer Open, usually held in Byron Bay, but this time they changed venues to Lennox Head. We made the trip south to compete and took a team of 6 kids to compete, 3 of them for the very first time. Once 9am hit, the kids took to the mat and left it all out there displaying beautiful jiu jitsu.
Rickson Gracie Cup
November 23-24 / Carrara Indoor Stadium
Ending the three week competition streak was the Rickson Gracie Cup. The 2-day event took place at Carrara Indoor Stadium and again Galeb Brothers BJJ had a great turnout of competitors and supporters! An amazing weekend with even better results.
Fight Night Championship 4
To end a very successful 2019 - FNC 4 is coming back to the Gold Coast on Saturday, 14th of December. Hosted at Quality Hotel, Mermaid Waters for the fourth time this year. The local Jiu Jitsu event is sure to put on a show for the fans!
Galeb Brothers BJJ has three competitors on the stacked 12-fight card:
- Rodrigo Cabral
- Sean Macfarlane
- Emmanuel Fallah
Blackbelt - Catchweight (76kg) - Rodrigo Cabral V Lucas Venezia
Purple belt - Light Featherweight - Sean Macfarlane V Erik Kallen
Blue Belt - Lightweight - Emmanuel Fallah V Justin Hammond
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