Junior Grappling Association National Championships

Congratulations to the Dave Trader Jiu-Jitsu Kids Team — Abby, Koen, Keegan, and David — who competed at Junior Grapping Association: National Championship today!

Abby had an impressive performance today. Fighting in four matches, Abby submitted every opponent taking 1st in her division!

Koen also had an outstanding performance, winning all four of his matches. Koen threw, and submitted all of his opponents, taking home the gold in his division!

Keegan fought three very tough matches, one going into triple overtime. Keegan showed an extreme amount of perseverance and heart today. Great job!

David fought hard in four matches , finishing 2-2 with one submission via rear naked choke. Both of Davids losses were to the first place finisher. Overall David finished 2nd in his division!


Thank you to JGA for putting on a wonderful tournament, and thank you to all the team members and parents that came out to support the children today.

Videos coming soon!