Enfield, CT (PRWEB) July 29, 2012
Connecticut Mixed Martial Arts Team, Link BJJ & MMA of Enfield, CT announced that they will hold a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu seminar with BJJ Black Belt and Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight fighter Gabriel "Napao" Gonzaga. The seminar will be held from 1pm-3pm April 28th, 2013 and is open to all skill levels. Participants do not have to be a member of Team Link BJJ to attend the seminar held by this World Champion Black Belt. The location for the event will be at the Connecticut Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts Training Center located at 648 Enfield Street, Enfield, CT.
The seminar will cover Judo throws, half guard passes, side control submissions and mount submissions. Highlighted in the event, Gonzaga will share his never before seen secrets and provide a detailed breakdown of the Ouchi Gari, a Judo throw he is famous for in BJJ competition. Watch here as Gonzaga masterfully performs this technique on Robert Drysdale, ADCC World Champion and BJJ coach for UFC superstars Randy Couture and Forrest Griffin.
The BJJ seminar will cover a unique sequence of techniques that will take the student from the beginning of a fight to the end. This format is easy to learn as students will flow from the takedown to the half guard, to the side control and finally the mount where the fight will be finished. Instruction will begin by securing the takedown and bringing the BJJ student's opponent to the ground. Participants will then learn the most effective techniques used by Gonzaga to pass the half guard and move to the side control position. From there, Gonzaga will teach his favorite submissions from side control, provide tips for applying crushing pressure, and reveal his secrets for controlling an opponent from this dominant position. The BJJ World Champion will then demonstrate how to safely transition from side control to the mount position where students will be shown the most effective and devastating submission techniques from the mount.
This is a rare opportunity to learn from one of the greatest Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts fighters the world has ever seen. Gabriel Gonzaga's Connecticut BJJ seminar will take a BJJ fighter's game to the next level and give them the tools they need to be a grappling champion. See the details for the event below and contact Amy Bastien, Team Link CT Student Services Manager to register. For information regarding regular BJJ & MMA classes in the Hartford or Enfield, Connecticut area, visit Team Link CT's website at http://www.connecticutmartialarts.com.
Who: Open to All
What: Gabriel "Napao" Gonzaga BJJ Seminar
When: April 28th, 2012 from 1pm-3pm
Where: [Team Link BJJ & MMA __title__ Enfield Team Link Mixed Martial Arts]- 648 Enfield St. Enfield, CT 06082
Pricing: Pre-register Before April 19th= $40 for Team Link Students / $100 for all others; If registering the day of the seminar or after the 19th, prices increase $20.
Additional Notes- This seminar is for BJJ with the use of the gi, participants must bring their own. If you do not own a GI, you may still participate in the seminar, however, the techniques will not be tailored for No Gi grappling. Register early as this seminar is limited to 50 people. Participants should arrive 20 minutes early to allow time to sign waivers.
About Team Link
Team Link BJJ was founded by Marco Alvan and Gabriel Gonzaga in 2005. Team Link provides Mixed Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, Wrestling, Conditioning, Kickboxing, and Women's Self Defense instruction for children and adults. Team Link has branches throughout the United States and Brazil with its main headquarters located in Ludlow, MA run by Marco Alvan. Team Link Enfield CT BJJ Head Coach is Team Link BJJ Black Belt, Brian American.