Entries by Anthony

SPMA Gradings

One week of gradings just finished at SPMA with 200 students grading in BJJ and Thai Kickboxing across both of my Sydney gyms. Gradings started in Moorebank on Monday 31st March with Kids BJJ and Adults BJJ and the following night was Adults Thai Kickboxing. On Wednesday 2nd April at Concord was Kids BJJ (11-14yo) […]

Central QLD BJJ Gradings

I did a tour of Central Queensland teaching in Mackay, Rockhampton and Yeppoon. In Mackay I taught a BJJ seminar and then the next night held a BJJ grading. I then went to Rockhampton and Yeppoon and held BJJ gradings there. David Garnham runs Mackay MMA, Josh Barwick runs CQMMA in Rockhampton and Nathan O'Connor […]

BJJ Sydney comp results

SPMA won an impressive 10 gold, 7 silver and 2 bronze medals at the NSW BJJ Championships. SPMA had 35 students compete at the Sports and Aquatic Centre at Sydney Uni on 22nd March. Shaher Khan and Frances Bavaro deserve special mention for winning double gold!

Brace for War MMA results

SPMA went 2 wins 2 losses at the Brace for War MMA show at Luna Park in Sydney on 15th March. Gerhard Voigt won by KO 1st round, Steven Micallef won by decision, Luke Standing lost by TKO and Christoff Loff lost by decision. Usual ups and downs in the world of MMA. It was […]

TRT and MMA

I am 41 years young and very happy that TRT (Testosterone Replacement Therapy) is now banned in the UFC! In my opinion it is necessary so fighters are on a level playing field with others and no individual has an unfair advantage. I have always kept an active and healthy lifestyle. If you do this […]