пятница, 18 января 2019 г.

Ukrainian fighters continue to conquer Lisbon!

The first days of the “European IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2019” were successful for Ukrainian sportsmen.
Vladimir Korenyak, fighter from the “Intelligent Jiu-Jitsu Academy”, received 2 bronze medals among the blue belts in the “Master-3” category and in the absolute category.
Sportsmen from the “ZR Team Kyiv” also proved their great BJJ skills and showed good results at the sports arena. Two fighters won medals in the “Master 1” category among white belts – Pavel Bushkov won 1st place, Roman Tkachuk – 3rd. Vladimir Degtyarev got a bronze medal in the “Master 2” category. Vadim Utkin and Alexander Kostyuk successfully competed in the “Master 3” category among fighters of medium-heavy and light-feather weight and both won gold.
We wish all the athletes good luck and more successful matches!

четверг, 17 января 2019 г.

Ukrainian purple belts at the “European IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship”

Ukrainian athletes continue to conquer the international sports arena of the “European IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship”. Yaroslav Blazhko has won the bronze medal at the championship in the category of purple belts, adult!

For the second year in a row, Yaroslav took bronze in his category at the European Championship. According to Ievgen Skyrda, the head coach of the SC “Borets”, even despite the fact that sportsman won bronze, it was one of the best performances! Blazhko fought like a true professional and confidently defeated 4 opponents. Only in the semifinal fighter lost to the champion of the category.

In turn, Roman Nepota also has honorably represented his country. However, he lost in the second fight to the champion of the category. The coach explained that Roman’s main goal was to get as much experience as possible. This young athlete has just recently got in the category of purple belts and is only being mastered in the new status.

Ievgen Skyrda also added that this championship impressed him with the high level of athletes. He also noticed that with each year Jiu-Jitsu has been developing faster and faster in Ukraine. And soon the world of the professional BJJ will hear names of Ukrainian fighters!

среда, 16 января 2019 г.

First medal for Ukraine at the “European Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship 2019”

The major international BJJ event “European Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship 2019” was started in Lisbon on 14 January. 
It`s worth to remark that these competitions have gathered more than 4,000 fighters from different parts of the world.
The first participants of the championship have become fighters of the white belts of all ages and the adults of the blue belts.
There is one medal in favor of Ukrainians. The bronze was won by the fighter from the “Intelligent Jiu-Jitsu Academy” Sofia Yaremych.
Some participants of the championship have already noted that “European Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship 2019” is veritably great BJJ event.

вторник, 15 января 2019 г.

Forthcoming “Austin Winter International Open IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship”

The “Austin Winter International Open IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship” will be held in Texas (USA) soon enough. 
The championship will take place on the territory of the “Round Rock Sports Center” on 27 January 2019. Fighters of three categories, juniors, adults and masters are welcome to participate.
The “Austin Winter International Open IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship” will be held under the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation authority.
The organizers of the event emphasize that this event is a great opportunity for the fighters to make the name for themselves participating in such the championship.

понедельник, 14 января 2019 г.

Successful results of the “Garda” team at the Ukrainian championship

Sports season 2019 is about to start. However, many fighters look back on the past events of 2018 with great pleasure! The head coach of the Lutsk SC “Garda” is proud of the achievements of his sportsmen at the “Ukrainian Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2018”.

At the annual major Ukrainian BJJ championship fighters from Lutsk have won 9 medals. The adult sportsmen of the SC “Garda” represented their team by an atypically small number of participants - only 5 athletes visited the championship. However, sportsmen performed successfully and won 3 gold and 1 silver medals. According to the results of the championship, the junior team won 4 silver and 1 bronze medals.

The coach of the club Mikhail Savchuk shared that this championship was traditional and debut at the same time for his team: their little fighters came to the championship for the first time! Nevertheless, the results of the championship have impressed everyone. So in future, juniors of the SC “Garda” will compete on such championships again and again.

воскресенье, 13 января 2019 г.

Juniors of the SC “Borets” at the “European Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship 2019”

The fighters of the Ukrainian SC “Borets” (Kropivnitskiy city) will take part at the prestigious “European Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship 2019” the following week. 
It should be recalled that the championship will be held from 14 to 20 January in Lisbon.
The fighters of the SC “Borets” Serhii Krasovskyi and Serhii Rusnak will represent Ukraine on the global stage in the category of blue belts among juniors.
According to Ievgen Skirda, the head coach of the SC”Borets”, his fighters bargain for challenging matches in Lisbon since the blue belt division among juniors of this championship can be compared with the black belt division among adults.

четверг, 10 января 2019 г.

“Abu Dhabi World 2019” championships

The major BJJ event “Abu Dhabi World” will be held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, on April 20-27. Four championships will be held in the frameworks of this great sport event.

“Abu Dhabi World Jiu-Jitsu Festival & Para Jiu-Jitsu 2019
The opening championship will gather children (born in 2010-2015), adults in the category of white belts, as well as jiu-jitsu fighters with disabilities. The tournament will be held on April 20.

“Abu Dhabi World Youth Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2019”
Youth of 10-17 years old will perform at this championship on April 21-22.

“Abu Dhabi World Masters Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2019”
The third championship of the series will take place on April 23. In the category of “masters” (athletes over 30 years old) owners of blue, purple, brown and black belts will compete.

“Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2019”
The World championship among blue, purple, brown and black belts in the category of adults (18-29 years old) will be held on April 24-26.

Registration for the “Abu Dhabi World 2019” championships is already available on the website: events.uaejjf.org.