Australian BJJ Cup Melbourne

2014 Australian BJJ Championships Melbourne

SPMA only sent a small team of 4 students to the Australian BJJ Championships in Melbourne on 15th to 17th August. Oliver Silvestro won both his matches and is the Australian BJJ champion in his kids division. Tahyrin Roberts won one match and lost one and won a bronze medal in his kids division. Adults Tony Pycroft and Welsey Matthews lost their matches.

Australian BJJ Cup Melbourne

NSW BJJ Winter Cup Sydney

NSW BJJ Winter Cup Sydney

SPMA’s team of 17 students won an amazing 7 gold, 3 silver and 3 bronze medals at the NSW BJJ Winter Cup on 26th July in Sydney. Gold medallists include Andrew Husman, Steve Rudic, Jean Mondaca, Zander Mucenski, Anwar Kumar, Aadam Kumar and Tahyrn Roberts. The team consisted of 8 adults and 9 kids who competed in both gi and no gi.

NSW BJJ Winter Cup Sydney Kids

Events BJJ Sydney Cup SPMA Frances Bavaro July 2014

Events BJJ Sydney Cup results

SPMA won an impressive 14 gold, 10 silver and 17 bronze medals at the Events BJJ Sydney Cup held at Ryde Aquatic Centre on Sunday 13th July. Stand outs include Frances Bavaro who won 4 gold medals and Nico Vu who won 2 gold medals. Frances won her weight and open divisions in gi and nogi and Nico won his weight division in gi and nogi. You can see the full results here and photos here.

Events BJJ Sydney Cup SPMA Frances Bavaro July 2014

NSW BJJ State Championships 2014 Sydney SPMA Frances Bavaro

2014 NSW BJJ State Championships results

SPMA put in a team in the NSW BJJ State Championships held in Sydney on 28th-29th June. SPMA have 3 state BJJ champions. SPMA won 3 gold, 5 silver and 2 bronze medals. Stand out was Frances Bavaro winning gold in her weight and open divisions. You can see all the results and photos on our SPMA Concord Facebook page and SPMA Moorebank Facebook page.

NSW BJJ State Championships 2014 Sydney SPMA Frances Bavaro

SPMA Moorebank BJJ Grading June 2014

SPMA grading June 2014

Over 160 students graded in BJJ, Muay Thai Kickboxing and Kids BJJ at both of my Sydney gyms in Concord and Moorebank. The gradings were from 23rd June to 26th June. You can check out all the results and photos on our SPMA Concord Facebook page and SPMA Moorebank Facebook page. The next gradings are in 3 months’ time in September.

Great day at the Moorebank Grand Reopening

About 100 people came throughout the day and helped us celebrate the Grand Reopening of our Moorebank MMA, BJJ and Thai Kickboxing gym. The rain held out and everyone enjoyed the free BBQ, took a tour of our new gym and the kids enjoyed the free jumping castle. We had special guests Craig Kelly, MP who is the federal member for Hughes and the Mayor of Liverpool City Council Ned Mannoun who toured the gym, gave a speech to everyone there and even got down and dirty and took a few action shots. Check out some photos below.

Moorebank MMA BJJ Kickboxing Gym Grand Reopening group shot

Moorebank MMA BJJ Kickboxing Gym Grand Reopening front

Moorebank MMA BJJ Kickboxing Gym Craig Kelly Ned Mannoun Anthony Perosh

Moorebank MMA, BJJ, Thai Kickboxing Gym Grand Reopening

SPMA Moorebank Grand Reopening

Come and join us this Sunday 13th April at our Grand Reopening of SPMA Moorebank MMA, BJJ and Thai Kickboxing gym. There is a free BBQ, free jumping castle, exclusive membership deals and will be opened by the Mayor of Liverpool. It all starts from 10am to 2pm. Come along and stay for a bit or stay the whole time. Come and see why we were voted Best MMA gym in Sydney.

Moorebank MMA, BJJ, Thai Kickboxing Gym Grand Reopening

 

Concord Thai Kickboxing Grading April 2014

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) and Adults BJJ and on Thursday 3rd April was Kids BJJ (6-10yo) and Adults Thai Kickboxing. You can se photos below of all the classes.

Moorebank Kids BJJ Grading April 2014

Moorebank BJJ Grading April 2014

Moorebank Thai Kickboxing Grading April_2014

Concord Kids Senior BJJ Grading April 2014

Concord BJJ Grading April 2014

Concord Junior Kids BJJ Grading April 2014

Concord Thai Kickboxing Grading April 2014

Brave Anti Bullying Event UFC Gym Sydney Perosh Penn Faber 22nd March

BRAVE Anti Bullying Event

I participated in an anti-bullying event called BRAVE on 22nd March. Anthony was joined by fellow UFC fighters BJ Penn, Urijah Faber, James Tehuna and Dylan Andrews. The event was to raise awareness and tackle ways to stop bullying. The event was held at the UFC gym in Sydney.

Brave Anti Bullying Event UFC Gym Sydney Perosh Penn Faber 22nd March

Moorebank MMA, BJJ and Muay Thai Kickboxing Gym

Liverpool MMA gym moved to Moorebank

We moved our Liverpool MMA, BJJ and Muay Thai Kickboxing gym to Moorebank. We opened Monday 10th March at our new location. It is a much bigger and better place than our previous one. It has a much better training feel to it. All of the students are very happy with the move and new facilities. On top of that it is easy to get to and there is unlimited free parking. We will be having a Grand Reopening Day on Sunday 13th April.

Moorebank MMA, BJJ and Muay Thai Kickboxing Gym