Competition at the 2016 IBJJF World Championships are complete and we are very proud of all our Cellar Gym/CheckMat competitors! This was the first Worlds tournament for many on our team and they did awesome! We won some great matches and gained valuable experience.
Josh Prokosch – Josh won first 2 matches and lost this 3rd. Way to go Josh!
Kevin Skadsheim – Kevin won his first match and lost his second by 3 points.
Ethan Baumann – Ethan unfortunately lost his first match but he did a great job!
Javen Guzik – Javen lost his first match. This was Javen’s first time competing in an IBJJF competition as a Blue belt and we are very proud of his performance!
Michelle Donovan – Michelle got a bi in her first round, won her second round fight via submission and lost her 3rd fight in the semi-finals by a 2 point sweep. Great job Michelle!
JD Stevenson- JD lost his first match via points but had an excellent match!
Mayko Araujo – Mayko lost his first match against a World Champion.
Karen Antunes – Karen won her first match! She went to the finals against Mackenzie Dern and lost a close decision. Karen made it to the podium and won Bronze!
Way to go everyone!