Posts by bamboo

4th of July Schedule!!

Posted by on Jul 2, 2014 in News | 1 comment

Gracie Tampa West will be closed July 4th, 5th, and 6th. If there is enough of an interest I will hold an Open Mat in the mornings at 11AM, just comment below if you wanna roll over the holiday weekend. Make sure you get on the mats this week we are going over side mount attacks! Next week is escape week, so get your time on the mats and lets make each other better!

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Robin “Caboose” Wissmann & other news

Posted by on Jul 1, 2014 in News | 1 comment

Well its been way to long since I posted an update on this site, so here is what you missed! My wife, Robin, better known as “Caboose” around the gym had both her 2nd and 3rd amateur mma fights the past two weekends back to back. Caboose fought in the Goddess of War event against a tough girl from KY, and pulled off a 2nd round stoppage due to strikes. Two weeks later Caboose faced a tough chick from the D’Angelo MMA camp here in FL, and won a unanimous 3 round decision. She is going to take a break for a couple months now and get back to training and work on getting...

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Congrats to Aaron Goodwine!

Posted by on Jun 1, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Gracie Tampa West would like to congratulate Aaron Goodwine on his 2nd MMA win last night in Rival Fights in Lakeland. Aaron dropped his opponent 3 times in the first round the last time being all the ref needed to see to stop the match. With nice angles and powerful strikes Aaron looked at his best last night. Next up for the team is Robin Caboose Wissmann stepping back into the cage June 14th in the Goddess of War event in New Port Richey. We should take tickets for that at the gym in the next couple of days.

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Lots of Events coming up

Posted by on Apr 29, 2014 in News | 0 comments

The next couple of months is packed with MMA events in our area. Gracie Tampa West will have fighters on most of these cards, including May 18th (Tampa), May 23rd in Destin, May 31th in Lakeland, June 18th in Tampa, and June 28th in Tampa. The first event coming up in Tampa is the Florida Championship Fighting show at the Dallas Bull. This event is Sunday, the 18th and we have 2 awesome fighters on this card. Jeremy (Beast) Davis, and Aaron (Giraffe) Goodwine. If you want to get tickets online for this event you can clicky here. When ordering online use CODE jdavis. ...

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On to the next one!

Posted by on Apr 9, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Our 3 fighters that were scheduled to fight last weekend (April 4th) ended up only being two, as Robin had her opponent back out of her match last minute. Tyson however made a successful debut with an impressive decision win over a tough guy. Jerad Hayes improved to 5-0 and is now looking forward to turning his career professional. This coming weekend April 12th Gracie Tampa West has (4) PRO fighter stepping into the cage at Atlas Fights in Mobile AL. Jerad Hayes is making his pro debut fresh off his win last weekend, Cam Taylor is getting back in there looking to improve to 3-0 as a pro,...

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