NAGA – Lake George

Team Jucao made a strong showing at the Glens Falls Civic center.  We had 5 athletes showed up and give it their all.

Results

Nels Larson – No-GI Expert Masters Super Heavyweight- Gold Medal

Nels Larson- Purple, Brown, Black GI Masters Super Heavyweight - Gold Medal

Alan Gatoff - No-GI Expert Directors Middle Weight- Silver Medal

Alan Gatoff- Purple, Brown, Black GI Directors Middleweight- Silver Medal

Alex Kochneva -  No – GI Intermediate Masters Heavy Weight Heavyweight – Silver Medal

Alex Kochneva -  Blue Belt Masters Heavy Weight Heavyweight – Gold Medal

Cassandra Durant – NO-GI Intermediate Feather Weight – Silver Medal

Cassandra Durant – Blue Belt  Feather weight – Gold Medal

Mike Rivers – NO-GI Beginner Super Heavy Weight – Gold Medal

Mike Rivers- White Belt Super Heavy Weight – Gold Medal

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Blue Belt promotion

A big congrats to Cassandra Durant on being promoted to blue belt tonight. Much deserved

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IBJJF 2015 NY Summer Open

Another strong showing for team Jucao USA. Along with numerous Jucao affiliates and our academy we put up a bunch of medals for the ny summer 2015 open. Here are some of the results from our club.

Nels Larson– Brown Belt Masters 2 Ultra Heavy-Bronze Medal

 Nels Larson- Brown Belt Master 2 Open-Bronze Medal  

Alan Gatoff– Brown Belt Masters 6 Middle-Silver Medal   

Alan Gatoff – Brown Belt Masters 6 Open- Silver Medal

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2015 Summer Team Jucao Family Semiar

on June 14th 2015 our academy had the privilege of joining other academies at the Team Jucao Family Seminar.  We had a wonderful time training, eating, and hanging out with other students.  At this event we had several promotions.

Nels Larson – 3 Stripes Brown

James Reeves – 1 Stripe Brown

Jay Buglione – 4 Stripes Purple

Jay Rinaldo – 1 Stripe Purple

Chris Bernardi – Purple Belt

Alex Kotchnev – 3 Stripes Blue

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Alan Gatoff promoted to Brown Belt

A big congrats goes out Team Jucao’s newest brown Belt Alan Gatoff

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IBJJF New York Spring Open 2015

Another strong showing for team Jucao USA. Along with numerous Jucao affiliates and our academy we put up a bunch of medals. Here are some of the results from our club.

Nels Larson– Brown Belt Masters 2 Ultra Heavy-Bronze Medal                                           Nels Larson- Brown Belt Master 2 Open-Gold Medal                                                              Alan Gatoff– Brown Belt Masters 6 Middle-Silver Medal                                                       Alan Gatoff – Brown Belt Masters 2 Open- Gold Medal

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Congrats to Cassandra Durant

Upstate NY Jucao’s team member Cassandra Durant was ranked as the number two Female fighter in NY (ranked by tapology.com). Cassandra is currently the Full Contract Productions 135lb Female Champion and will be defending her title March 28th. Her current record is 3-1, all of her fights have ended in a submission except for her one defeat that went the distance.

http://www.tapology.com/rankings/regional/2172-new-york-womens-pound-for-pound

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The Good Fight: New York All Star Challange

Team Jucao USA had many fighters who fought in the good fight’s New York open. Nels Larson was chosen for the all star challenge, a no time limit no point match. Nels Larson was awarded silver for losing at the 9 minute mark to an arm bar.

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Holiday Family Seminar Promotions

Nels Larson – 1 Stripe Brown Belt
James Reeves – Brown Belt
Al Gatoff – 4 Stripes Purple Belt
Chris Bernardi- 4 Stripes Blue Belt

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2014 IBJJF Master World Championship

Upstate ny Jucao sent one athlete to the master world championship on Nov. 2nd. Nels Larson won bronze in the master 2 ultra heavy weight at brown Belt.

Nels Larson -Bronze medal master 2 ultra heavy Brown Belt

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