Debuting at the 2010 Worlds this year you'll find a new team on the roster, Gracie Elite. The Team is combines teams from Renzo, Rillion,Cesar, Ralph, Ryan & Gordo. It will be an interesting Mundial as we watch the teams early in points.
World Jiu Jitsu Analysis
An interesting run-down of the players competition and details. Worth a good read if you are following the ACTION here this weekend. Analysis by John Shotter.
Alliance Team with the Novice Pan Am JiuJitsu Championship Win
Alliance, gained great ground with their win and 40 points in the lead, followed by Gracie Humaita and in third Carlson Gracie. In town [einset][/einset]include Fabio Gurgel (flying in from Bahrain and a week of Seminars), Cobrinha (who we are interviewing for the World Famous, BJJ Legends Mag & DVD) and Rafa Rosendo.
DJ Jackson wins Absolute Blue Belt
This Lloyd Irvin BJJ team carried both 1st and second in the finals with a little dispute about the submission by Willian Leanard who was disqualified due to an illegal choke. Lenard contested but in the end he stood as #2 - the two teammates swapped medals as DJ showed what honor and competition is about in the sport of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
In the female division. Tracey Goodell, won at lightweight, by armbar against Maia Matalon, from ATT.
In the absolute purple belt, gold went to New York. Renzo Gracie Academy’s Kay Stephenson over Ana Lowry, of Barbosa JJ