Oscar Wins Irish Championship

Congratulations to Oscar Dunbar, Year 8 Pirrie, who was recently crowned Irish Champion in his category at the 2016 National Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championships.  Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, or BJJ as it is more commonly known, is a martial art, combat sport, and self-defence system that focuses on grappling and, especially, ground fighting.  

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Congratulations to Oscar Dunbar 8P, Irish BJJ Champion

Oscar, and 20 other students from the Gracie Barra BJJ Academy in Belfast, travelled to Dublin City University on Saturday 2nd April to participate in the Irish BJJ Championships.  Oscar had three tough fights, overcoming all of his opponents on his way to take gold on the podium. Well done Oscar!

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'2016 Kids Irish Open: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu' Gold Medal

 

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