'The Jiu Jitsu Expo was an incredible experience. My core has been with bodybuilding but I learned so much from watching the matches, talking to the athletes and seeing the passion and work ethic these athlete have,' said Rich Gaspari.
(PRWEB) November 19, 2013
Gaspari Nutrition®, a globally distributed sport nutrition company, was represented by CEO Rich Gaspari, along with athletes Frankie Edgar and Romulo Barral at this year’s World Jiu Jitsu Expo in Long Beach, California. Both athletes have made recent headlines in the martial arts community, with Frankie filming the next season of The Ultimate Fighter and Romulo coming off a championship performance at the ADCC tournament. They were joined by jiu jitsu legends Ricardo Almeida and Renzo Gracie at the booth throughout the weekend. Attendees got to sample Aminolast – BCAA Superfuel and Glycofuse – Performance and Recovery Supercarb, two of Gaspari’s most popular supplements for endurance athletes.
"The Jiu Jitsu Expo was an incredible experience. My core has been with bodybuilding but I learned so much from watching the matches, talking to the athletes and seeing the passion and work ethic these athlete have," said Rich Gaspari.
The representatives of Gaspari Nutrition not only provided free samples and autographs, but knowledge as well. Rich Gaspari, Frankie Edgar, and Romulo Barral all held seminars during the event. Rich went into details on nutrition and supplementation while Frankie and Romulo explained and demonstrated various jiu jitsu techniques. The Gaspari booth was swarmed following the seminars with attendees looking to meet our group of athletes face to face. Notables to who stopped by to greet Team Gaspari were UFC legend Royce Gracie, jiu jitsu legend Draculino, as well as a host of the other champions from the martial arts community.