Saturday, 14th November 2009

MSMAS Judo YuDansha claims Gold at Kent Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Open Championships....

Once again Medal success for Cris Leahy as he crossed over to compete as a 'Novice' in the 'Brazilian Ju Jitsu Open' held at the Dartford Judo Club.


Taking to the Mat @ 4:30 pm in a pool of 6, Cris had entered as a 'Novice' in the Over 100.5 Kgs Masters Category....

Contest 1 ~ Cris ahead on points, then eventually winning by a submission by armlock.

Contest 2 ~ Cris won with over 40 points...

Contest 3 ~ Cris again ahead on points, then won again on submission with a waki gatame arm lock.

Contest 4 ~ Cris again won by arm lock submission ~ Champion !

Full Results for Masters + 100.5Kgs :

Gold:       Cris Leahy 
Silver:      Danny Bourabia 
Bronze:    David Cross

Not content with his 'Novice' success, Cris then entered the 'Open', winning his first Contest on points, but then losing his 2nd Contest to the eventual Silver medallist from Carlson Gracie Evolution Team.

This is the 2nd time Cris has competed 'outside his comfort zone' to Medal at a BJJ Tournament..

The other was Sunday, 10th May 2009 when he took Silver at his very first attempt in 1st ZT BJJ Tournamnet held in Hove....

Well done Cris !!




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Wednesday, 10th April 2013

MSMAS Dojo ~ Training Times / Special Events / Diary .....

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Tuesday, 9th April 2013

MSMAS Dojo ~ Continues to offer 'FREE' Judo to Junior/Youth aged 8/18 years ...

'FREE' Junior/Youth Judo ~ Available to young people across Sussex at The Mid Sussex Martial Arts School (BJA No: 2075)

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Monday, 8th April 2013

MSMAS Dojo ~ Instructors Roll

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Sunday, 7th April 2013

MSMAS Judo ~ Medal success @ 2013 BJA Sussex County Judo Trials

A small MSMAS Junior & Senior Judo Team of just 6 Players, 3 Senior & 3 Junior attended this years BJA Sussex County Judo Trials, yet with only 6 they came home with 6 Medals to enjoy yet another 100% medal success day resulting in 3 x Sussex County Judo Champions & 6 x Sussex County Judo Players ...

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Monday, 1st April 2013

MSMAS Dojo ~ Marks loss of Hiroaki Izumi Shihan with 'JYG Aikido'

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