The kids of Team Dave Trader Jiu-Jitsu traveled down to Virginia Beach this weekend to compete in the Junior Grappling Association’s Tidewater Tournament. The team placed 3rd overall for the AA team points, and every competitor brought home multiple medals!
Shelby C. brought home the trophy for most submissions for female grappler with four bow-and-arrow chokes, and one kimora. Shelby also placed 1st in the female gi open skill division, and 2nd in her junior varsity gi division. Great job Shelby, keep up the hard work!
Keegan D. had a great day as well. Keegan placed 2nd in his junior varsity no-gi division after fight 3 tough matches. Keegan also placed 3rd in his junior varsity gi bracket. Good job Keegan!
Abby A. placed 1st in the gi open skill division, defeating both her opponents by submission. Abby also took 2nd in the female gi open skill division, the varsity no-gi, and the varsity gi!
David A. fought many hard matches bring home 3 silver medals in his gi, no-gi, and open skill divisions!
Great job to all the competitors, and a big thanks to all the parents and teammates that came out to support! Thank you JGA for, once again, putting on a great tournament! Team DTJJ Kids’ next tournament will be on August 4th in US Grappling Richmond!