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Anthony Guzman brings silver medal home to Wantage, NJ from Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu World Championships

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Competing in a higher weight class, Anthony Guzman faced the difficult task of taking on heavyweight grapplers in the men’s white belt No-Gi Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu division of the 2017 NAGA World Championships. Despite being outweighed by upwards of 25 lbs. by some of his opponents, Anthony remained calm against his larger foes, constantly looking to sweep and attack with submissions.

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Newton, NJ Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu student Jon Finocchiaro wins silver medal

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Jon Finocchiaro, of Newton, NJ, recently competed at the 2016 NAGA World Championships Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament in the men’s No-Gi division. Jon turned in a dominant grappling performance, repeatedly fighting off and reversing his opponent’s attempts to take him down while also searching for submission opportunities to end the match. Jon’s control and offense was enough to win clear victories

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Sussex, NJ Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu student Brooke Fahey defeats larger opponent at 2016 Good Fight World Championship

Sussex, NJ’s Brooke Fahey is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu student who is used to taking on bigger competition. As a competitor capable of making the 115 lbs. division without a weight cut, she often has no opposition in her weight class and instead bumps up to higher weight classes against older women who had to cut to make the weight —

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