Massive congratulations to James Parkin, after a medal winning spree of submission victories in BJJ competition the Pure Art BJJ Portsmouth student is currently ranked Number 1 BJJ Athlete in the UK and Number 2 in Europe on Smoothcomp for Most Gold medals in Jiu-Jitsu competition!
James also ranked Number 1 for Best Win/Loss Ratio in the UK and ranked as the Number 2 Most Active Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Athlete in the UK!
Massive congratulations to James Parkin winning Gold in the Gi & Gold in No Gi at Featherweight and Gold in the Absolute Open Weight for Gi for the entire white belt division at the Jiu-Jitsu Fighter 2 event in Dartford this weekend!
James landed a total of 3 fast submissions amongst his other wins on points including a Darce Choke and two Armbars, one of them in 28 seconds!
Huge well done to James Parkin and Andy Butt competing at the Dorset and Hants Open today!
James won Gold in Both Gi and No Gi winning all matches via Submission and Andy won silver in the Gi.
James Won £100 for winning gold in his Gi category as well as an additional £100 for the Fastest Submission of the competition which is the first Armbar shown in the video further below at around 9 seconds of the match!
Huge well done to James Parkin winning Gold in No Gi at the Brighton Open BJJ 24.7 Competition this weekend, Kieron Smith winning Silver in the Gi submitting his opponent via triangle choke and Steven Mulvoy getting a win in the Gi. Great work guys!
Great results after our first competition entry as a club at the Bournemouth BJJ Open recently! After lots of work and dedicated preparation, Out of 3 Guys who train Jiu Jitsu with us in Portsmouth competing, 2 won gold medals!
Krystian Dortan and Jimmy Alderson both won their matches within the first few minutes via submission! Well done to Continue reading →