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The Sydney Cup Competition is coming up. Are you ready to hit the mats again team?? We are currently leading the team ranking in this 4 round competition series, let’s keep the winning streak going! This next installment will be Saturday September 19th at Sutherland Basketball Stadium in Sutherland, NSW. Gi divisions for Kids, Juveniles, Women, and Adults.
The Sydney Cup is one of those comps that continues to gives competitors prizes- there are four air tickets to the IBJJF World Championships in Los Angeles in 2016 up for grabs to the individual winners of the most cumulative points. In addition there are four prize packs for cumulative Kid winners of the circuit. For more details and to register visit: SydneyCupBJJ.com
See you there Gracie Humaita Australia Team!!
Gracie Humaitá Bankstown is hosting a Kids Jiu Jitsu Competition for all Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) affiliates this Saturday! For $20 a child this is a great and fun way to introduce your kids to competition in our martial art. For those who are already competing- get some more practice in for the upcoming Sydney Cup BJJ Circuit, Pan Pacifics, and our Internal Kids Comp October 10th @Gracie Sydney.
All Gracie Humaita Australia children aged 6-12 are welcome to enter. There will be trophies for division winner with games and prizes after the martial arts competition. It all begins 10am this Saturday, September 12th, Unit 6/4 Brunker Road, Chullora NSW 2200. Phone: 0435 70 71 77
You can enter your child in house at your martial arts academy and then pay on the day at the competition.
Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu’s (BJJ) big winter event was this past weekend and was fantastic with members from the whole association present! Students tested for their Blue, Purple and Brown belts, got to roll together, and exchange ideas. Then we enjoyed some great Brazilian BBQ beside Maroubra Surf Life Saving Club afterwards. Thank you all who came, participated, and supported. To those that graded, congratulations!
For the full set of pictures from the day, visit the Facebook Album. Stay tuned for video from the event, including comprehensive review of everything for purple and brown belt testing.
It’s Father Day and we are celebrating with a WEEK LONG SALE from August 29th – September 6th.
We’ve got some great discounts on bjj gear going, all official Gracie Humaita Australia wear especially for or from DAD.
ACADEMY HOODIES- $40 | ADULT JUMPERS- $35 | KIDS TRACKIES- $29 | ADULT TRACKIES- $39. This sale is In House ONLY- Stop by the academy to check it out!
**UPDATES to our big Winter event for our whole Gracie Humaita Australia Team**
Saturday, August 29th-
OPEN MAT will start at Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) at 9am,
BELT GRADING for eligible students beginning at 11am followed by an
ASSOCIATION WIDE BBQ at Maroubra Beach next to the Surf Life Saving Club from 2pm on!
Bring Friends and Family to enjoy this event together and eat some great Brazilian BBQ.
NSW AFBJJ Sydney Spring Cup Results:
ADULTS GI Team Trophy- 2nd Place.
KIDS Team Trophy- 1st Place.
GREAT work Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu TEAM! Once again we are on the podium due to all the work and effort of our whole team. From our competitors to those who helped the competition run smoothly to our coaches, training partners, and family. Your contributions and dedication to our martial art and growing it through training and competitions keep us at the top of the teams here in Australia.
We are and always will be very proud of all of you!
There are still BJJ competitions to come this year including the largest in Australia, the Pan-Pacifics coming up in Melbourne. If you are hungry for more, lets get out there and compete!
We have adult, teen, and kid competitors in this competition and it’s shaping up to be a great local comp. To see a full list of draws, times and details please click here. See you there!
Here is our list of Gracie Kids, Teens, and Tots who are eligible for the next belt grading on September 5th from noon to 1pm at Gracie Sydney Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Congrats Kids! Time to review and practice. We will be going over these techniques in class as well. The grading syllabus for all kids BJJ Belts can be found here. Grading has four sections that children must show their proficiency in: Self Defense, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Technique, Cultural Knowledge, and Fitness.
To watch a video of a complete grading for the first three BJJ Kids belts check out our playlist- Grey/White, Grey, and Grey/Black belt grading.
Make sure you register with reception or online by Friday, September 4th.
Bring your questions to class!
The next installment of the Sydney Spring Cup BJJ Competition is THIS weekend! Saturday, August 22nd at the Sydney Uni Sports and Aquatic Centre. Registration has been extended to Tuesday, August 18th. In order to enter this competition you must first register with the Australian Federation of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (AFBJJ) HERE and then go to BJJcomp.com to register for the event.
The Sydney Spring Cup BJJ Competition is a three star, Gi Only AFBJJ ranked tournament for both children, juveniles, and adults. It is the third in the series of four formerly know as the Triple Bull BJJ Comp. The format, rules and prizes are all still the same with free entry for all black belts as well as four tickets to the IBJJF Worlds in California in 2016 for division winners over the whole series of competitions.
We know our students have been training hard in class and competition class and now is a great time to put your skills to work! For more information about BJJ competitions or competing for the first time, check out this article from our GSA Blog.
To keep an eye out for more comps from this series you can follow the Sydney Cup BJJ Circuit on Facebook.