Tomodachi Judo Team Tournament

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On November 8th, 2014 another group of my students competed, 3 of them for the first time, in the Tomodachi Team Tournament. I just can not say how happy I am with these kids, their effort and dedication is their highest virtue they went above and beyond what I was expecting. So I’d like to […]

Judo begins at Gracie PAC

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On June 4, 2014, along side a very special guest, 5th degree Cuban Judo Black belt Sensei Gerardo Amedes, I was proud to start the Judo program at our sister school Gracie PAC at their new 12,000 sq. ft. location on 4244 W. Waters Ave in Tampa. Coach Cris “Midget Twister” Rodriguez is extremely dedicated […]

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March 2014 was quite a challenge for Sensei David, he participated in the 2014 USA Judo Youth and Scholastic National Championship and came in 5th among 20 of the top elite athletes in the nation. Sensei David had quite a challenge on his hands, because the only coaches he had training him were his BJJ […]