Posts Tagged "Greenville NC BJJ"
US Grappling Submission Only July 29th, 2017
US Grappling Submission Only July 29th, 2017read more →
Ches Lamm First MMA fight!!!
Ches Lamm, fighter from Team GAMMA, Greenville Academy Mixed Martial Arts, took on a 2-1 fighter in Raleigh NC at Next Level Fight Club promotions. Even though Chess Lamm has a record of 0-0 he went the distance against a more experienced fighter who trains at a legitimate team, Combat Club in Jacksonville NC. He won the fight. Watch him go against all odds to come out on top.read more →
White Belt’s First Stripe
Today I had the Opportunity To Give Four Hard Working White Belts Their First Stripe. Congratulations to these Students. Chase, JP, Trae and Cameron. Thanks for showing up and making our academy what it is.read more →
Congratulations to John Perry for his promotion to Brown Belt in Jiu-Jitsu
I have had the privilege to train a student who have never quit. John Perry walked in my academy and told me, he he signed up for a Mixed Martial Arts Match. And could I prepare him for this match. He says I had a Little laugh under my breath, when I said “I can do the best I can” He didn’t realized that I have had at least 20 guys came through my doors that said the same thing that with in a few hours realized that they really didn’t have what it takes to get in the cage and represent Team GAMMA.
Lucky the event his was suppose to fight in was canceled, at that point I informed him he needed to get a GI and start preparing for the next event. He really didn’t realized what was in store for him. His toes was crusty from the mat burn and he told me later that he felt like a kid that thought he could swim but never could get any air.
John recalls me telling him that “it maybe a broken rake…. but at least it was a rake and can still get the job done!” people always worry about making it perfect but if you take action you will always do better then the people who take “no action!!”
Later after John Perry Won his first match in MMA. He told me, even though there was 5000 spectators in Dorton Arena in Raleigh NC screaming. He could hear my voice, telling him what to and what not to do. I have been honored to have trained him.read more →
Highlights Alex Human Matches At NAGA Charlotte North Carolina
Alex Human went to the NAGA Charlotte North Carolina, event this past weekend and did very well. He won all his matches and placed first place in Gi and No GI in his weight class.read more →
First Match of Alex in Florida Gracie Jiu-Jitsu
Oleksander Alex Humen at the Florida Grand Prix at March 2015 Greenville Academy Mixed Martial Arts, Eastern NC MMA, Gracie Jiu-Jitsuread more →
Another Match of Alex in Florida Gracie Jiu-Jitsu
Oleksander Alex Humen at the Florida Grand Prix at March 2015 Greenville Academy Mixed Martial Arts, Eastern NC MMA, Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.read more →
Belt Testing March 25th 2015 Gracie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Greenville NC
Today was a pretty great day at our academy, George, Jack, Alex and Terrance received stripes on their belts. And Jason Carver received his Purple Belt. We are really proud of him, he has put many years of training and this promotion is well deserved.read more →
James and Jay Speight will be in Williamston and Elizabeth City NC this week Sharing Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.
James Speight and Son Jay Speight will be teaching two training sessions with our brother clubs. Monday at 630pm they will be in Williamston NC at Jim Phifer’s academy at Nu Life Fitness 811 East blvd, right next to Roses in Williamston. And Wednesday at 5pm they will be at Donnie Tinsley’s academy at 1249 HWY 17 S. Suite 1 Elizabeth City. Hope everyone can attend.
On these two days classes in Greenville will be handled by George, Jason, Jack, Terrance and Gabe.read more →