Big Congrats to TBJJA's Hannah Rogers on her 11 second KO on Shanna Young this past Saturday at V3 fights in Nashville, TN. Hannah came into the fight with a 5-0 record but was considered the underdog in the fight against number one contender Shanna Young. Our camp new Hannah could knock Shanna out. Hannah had an intense 8 week training camp and was ready on Saturday night as she stepped into the cage. She new the game plan as executed it flawless as she Knocked Shanna down with a hard over hand Right and followed up with more punches as the ref stepped into stop the fight. Congrats to Hanna on improving her undefeated record.
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If you are a mom or know a mom that wants to train and are not a member of the gym, come in a train free for the month of May at TBJJA as we celebrate mothers day. No excuses not to train for at least 30 days.
BEN BREWER WINS HIS PRO FIGHT IN ALABAMA:
Congrats to Ben Brewer on winning his fight in Alabama this past weekend. Ben won by guillotine choke in the first round going to 2-1 as a pro. His only loss comes on a doctor stoppage from a cut his got on the cage. We are very proud of Ben and his dedication on becoming one of the best PRO MMA fighters in the state of Tennessee. He represented TBJJA and Robert Drysdale jiu jitsu to another great victory. Now he is preparing for a grappling tournament in Nashville on May 18th.
Operation Weight Loss:
Starts Monday at Tennessee Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy. This program is a 90 day challenge and will give you great results. program is limited to 20 students and is close to being full. During the 90 day challenge each indivudual will have weekly goals, monthly goals, and final goal. The winner of the program will recieve $500.00 cash. If you are interested in becoming part of the challenge please contact Ray Casias at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Past Weekend Ben Brewer and Jarid Morgan traveled out to East Tennessee to represent TN BJJ Academy and Robert Drysdale Jiu JItsu at 3FC in Pigeon Forge, TN. 3FC is a great promotion that offers both Amatuer and Pro Mixed Martial Art (MMA) fights. The Promoter is a stand up guy and always treats the fighters and teams great. Jarid Morgan was part of an 8 man tournament with the winner recieving a pro contract with 3FC. Jarid fought a great fight but came up on the short end of the stick loosing by rear naked choke. We are very proud of Jarid and he is back to training getting ready for his next fight. Ben Brewer was making his PRO Debut after an impressive amateur career. Ben was pitted against a great Amateur in Korey Popplewell. This was a great fight with Ben winning his first Pro fight by Kimura in the 2nd round. Congrats to both as they both represented the Academy and the association well