Grappling Mastery is proud to announce that our very own, Kai “The Hammer” Staton has earned the title Florida Federation of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu State Champion. We also took home 3 silver medals from the Florida BJJ State Tournament. This is one more title the Grappling Mastery team has achieved in less than 2 years serving Lake County, Florida since we opened in September 2013. Kai will be competing as a featured Superfight in an upcoming BJJ Event. You can read more about Kai “The Hammer” on our website.
Other achievements the Grappling Mastery Competition Team have achieved are:
- Home of the multiple time Florida BJJ Federation State Champion and 2014 NAGA Expert Pan American Light Heavyweight Champion, Professor Ruscio
- Home of the 2015 Florida State Champion
- Home of the 2015 Central Florida Regional Champion
- 3rd Place Kids Team Title at the most recent BJJ Tour: Florida
- 4th Place Overall Team Title at the most recent BJJ Tour: Florida
- Countless Gold Medals at NAGA, MMAC Grappling, Copa America, and more!
- Numerous Silver and Bronze Medals as the respective tournaments above.
- “Closed Out” the MMAC Grappling Absolute Championship Division (*Closed Out means Grappling Mastery met against Grappling Mastery in the Finals) (*Absolute means any weight class can enter the division)