Flavio Silva, originally from Sao Paulo, has been a BJJ brown belt for a very long time and it was about time he got upgraded to black belt. Flavio is an assistant instructor who can be found sharing his knowledge on the mats at our schools in Amsterdam on Tuesday, Rotterdam on Thursday + Saturday and Den Haag on Monday. He is known for his lasso guard and his kimura finishes.
Competitors from our academies of Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Den Haag went to the Holland BJJ Open. They did great winning lots of medals, resulting in the best team title!
Team Agua competitors went to the Holland Grappling Open in Den Haag (Rijswijk). We won several medals. Patrick Asscher who trains with us in Amsterdam, was one of the stand outs winning gold in the Advanced division.
Andy Siebert got third place at the Europeans BJJ. Andy teaches the Saturday BJJ class of our team in Amsterdam.
After the Europeans of BJJ at the end of January, this will be our next goal; Holland Grappling Open !
2013 is done and it has been a very good year for our team. 2014 is ahead and we invite you to come train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ), Grappling or MMA at one of our schools in Amsterdam, Den Haag or Rotterdam.
Team Agua went with a small group of fighters to the Antwerp Open BJJ.
Team Agua became best team at White Belts Only BJJ, where all of Holland’s best white belts meet to compete.
Farid, Jasper, Marco, Richard, Ronald and Maurits went on a trainingtrip to Ze Marcelo in London.
Remco van Baardewijk taugth a BJJ seminar to the UCT organization in Amsterdam.