St. Thomas University Jerabeck Activity and Athletic Center hosted the 6th edition of the Houston International Open Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship 2016 this past weekend.
It’s not a secret anymore the growth of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in the big state of Texas. All the “big” academies have schools there and the IBJJF (International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation) has been hosting tournaments there since 2010.
Our competition team had members of all BTT schools in Texas, BTT San Antonio (Prof. Diego Gamonal) , BTT Plano (Prof. Leonardo Machado), BTT Austin (Prof. Ruy Frade), BTT Angleton (Instructor Fernando Halfed and Head Coach Diego Gamonal) and from BTT Jacksonville, Florida with Prof. Marcelo Salazar.
The result was lots of medals and 2nd place overall to Brazilian Top Team, great achievement and the prove that united we are stronger.
Check here for complete result of the Houston International Open Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship 2016 in the IBJJF
Congratulations to all coaches and students for the great result, next year we are going even stronger.
Gallery with photos from Houston International Open Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship 2016