Posts Tagged "jiu jitsu"

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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Robin “Caboose” Wissmann WINS!

Posted by on Feb 16, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Robin “Caboose” Wissmann had a very successful mma debut last night here in Tampa. We packed the house for the event and no one was left disappointed as we watched Robin dominate her opponent every round on the feet, with wrestling, and on the ground until getting an awesome Knock Out about a minute into round 3 with some vicious right hands. Her opponent Brittany came down from NC for the event, an amateur fighter out of Body Quest MMA under Ashley Greenway. She didn’t make any real effort to make the agreed weight of 130 pounds, she weighed in at an astounding 147...

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Update on all things Gracie Tampa

Posted by on Jan 15, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Okay so to update everyone on the status at the gym, this morning when I got in to open up the place was flooded pretty bad. The hot water heater above the Warehouse Deli next to us burst over night and flooded 4 units including mine. After a long day of moving stuff out and cleaning up the mess, the gym is in working order again. Everything is not perfect as the FOAM inside the mats need to be replaced, but they should hold up until I can make that happen in a week or so. We will be running normal classes again starting tomorrow at 10AM with Kickboxing, 11AM Wrestling, and 12PM GI Jiu...

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Happy New Year!

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

As we move into 2014 we will be keeping the GI classes on Tuesday and Thursday in both the morning and evening BJJ classes. YOU NEED A GI! If you do not already have at least one GI, you need to buy one asap. I have the new custom GIs available at the school while they last or you can purchase one else ware but you will need a GI to take our GI jiu jitsu class going forward. We will be adding more classes very soon, I will post them and update the schedule in the next couple of weeks when we get the best time slots worked out for everything. SO far for this year we have Tony Way and Kit...

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Gracie Tampa West goes 3-0!

Posted by on Sep 22, 2013 in News | 0 comments

All 3 incredibly studly fighters from Gracie Tampa West performed excellent last night and not only got the win, but finished their opponents. Congratulations to Kitty, Tony, and Jerad for preparing well, and performing great. The future is bright for you guys. #believeinteambamboo

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