Members of the Dave Trader Jiu-Jitsu Competition Team traveled to Asbury Park, NJ on April 9th to compete in Grapplers Quest Beast of the East VI. This tournament had the largest turnout of competitors in Grapplers Quest history, with over 300 teams competing!
Michelle Welti placed 1st in the Women’s Advanced No-Gi Class C division, finishing each match by submission. Michelle also placed 1st in the Women’s Advanced No-Gi Absolute division. Michelle brought two championship belts home for the school along with the prize of “compete free for life” for herself.
Andrew “YouTube” Babeu placed 3rd after fighting his way through the 26 man Beginner No-Gi Absolute division. Andrew also placed third in both the Wrestling and Judo takedown challenges.