Worlds 2011 Closing thoughts
We are all now still basking in the excitement of another Worlds. The event once again was tops. Organization, crowds and athletes all were at their best. Now some 36+ hours after the event, Kid is semi-rested and can offer his thoughts on the whole thing:
- Alliance Team wins its 6th Title - If there was any doubt which is the best competition team in the World, Alliance put an end to that question by winning its 6th title. Fourth in a row! This year they completed, as leader Romero "Jacare" Cavalcanti puts it "the Grand Slam" by winning the team titles in the European, Brazilian Nationals, Pan and Worlds. That is a feat never before done. Congratulations to all at Alliance for that achievement (read more)
Rickson Gracie Promotes Jean Jacques Machado
Jean Jacques Machado was awarded his Red & Black Belt from Master Rickson Gracie last night. The ceremony took place at Rickson's school in West Los Angeles.
Congratulations to Jean Jacques, one of the class acts of BJJ, on his promotion.
8th Annual South Bay Open Around the corner
Now go train Jiu-Jitsu,