Saturday, June 23rd, members of Team Dave Trader Jiu-Jitsu Kids traveled to Virginia Beach, VA to participate in the North American Grappling Association‘s latest tournament. Siblings and teammates, Abby and David did a great job, placing in each division they participated in!
Abby Ayala placed first in the expert no-gi division, bringing home Manassas Mixed Martial Arts‘ first NAGA Championship belt! She also placed first in the expert gi division bringing home her second NAGA Samurai Sword! Excellent job Abby!
David Ayala finished the day with two medals! He placed 2nd in the intermediate no-gi division, and 3rd place in the intermediate gi division. David is determined to win a samurai sword at the next NAGA tournament! Good job David, keep up the hard work!
Arturo Ayala, father of Abby and David, also fought Saturday. Arturo placed 1st in the masters blue belt division and 3rd place in the masters advanced no-gi division. Great job!