UFC champ Chris Weidman promoted to black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

UFC champ Chris Weidman promoted to black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
The UFC Middleweight Champion got a surprise last night as his coach Matt Serra, along with Renzo Gracie, awarded him his black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Weidman started training under Serra in 2008 when he first took up Jiu Jitsu. Before submission …
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Jiujitsu champion, loving brother among two found dead Monday
Loved ones are planning a benefit to pay for the final expenses for Warren W. Owsley Jr. at one of his favorite hang-outs, Grumpy's Waterfront Grille in St. Albans, on Saturday. Police found no signs of violence on the men's bodies. Kanawha County …
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Jon Jones is still a jiu-jitsu white belt, coach refuses to promote him …

Jon Jones is still a jiujitsu white belt, coach refuses to promote him
With four submission victories inside the Octagon — including his ridiculous standing guillotine choke on Lyoto Machida at UFC 140 three years ago — it's easy to assume Light Heavyweight champion Jon Jones is a high-ranked Brazilian jiu-jitsu player …
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Jiujitsu in Hawaii schools? House measure requests DOE examine feasibility of
State lawmakers have made an initial push to bring Brazilian jiu-jitsu into Hawaii's schools. House Resolution 124 and its companion, House Concurrent Resolution 190, were co-introduced Wednesday by Kauai Rep. Derek Kawakami and Oahu Reps.
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Keys man off to United Arab Emirates for jiujitsu competition
Brunet, who moved to the Keys in 1998, is a two-time jiujitsu world champion, one as a purple belt in 2013 and one as a brown belt in 2014 under the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation. Tuesday, he's off on an all-expenses-paid trip to Abu …
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