On January 27, 2015 we had the great opportunity to add Judo to our Brandon school located at 7817 Commerce Street, Riverview, FL. So come and join us! Throw or be thrown it is up to you!!
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 […]
On September 20th 2014 I had the pleasure of coaching 5 extraordinary athletes. More than half of them competed in more than 1 division, including advanced divisions, while only having 10 weeks of training under their belts. They all medaled in every division they fought in and accumulated a total of 5 Golds, 2 Silvers […]
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 […]
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 […]