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Gibraltar Ju-Jitsu Academy held its annual end of year Competitions and Gradings

The Gibraltar Ju-Jitsu Academy held its annual end of year Competitions and Gradings alongside its Xmas club competitions capping what has been another successful year for the academy.
Returning to its normal routines, after having been forced in the previous two years to change its formats due to the Covid restrictions, the academy is now once again in full flow also participating in international events with some success.
In the latest competitions there was a host of awards and presentations made which brings to an end their 2022 sessions.
Winners of the 1st group 4-5 years
1st Rose Jagiello
2nd Noah Rodriguez

Results 6-7 years
1st Titan Hung Peters
2nd Alma Baharal
3rd Matteo Giaquinto

Results 8-10 years
1st James Danino
2nd Keira Ignacio
3rd Enzo Giaquinto

Results 11-13. Years
1st. Kellan Mascarenhas
2nd Yarah Matos
3rd Freddie Smitham

Results 14 years and above
1st Emjhay Altre
2nd Naveena Manikanda

Junior best student (4-7 years)
Aiden Bret-Lima

Junior best student (8 years and above)
Sam Bramall

Special hand competition winners
Alma Baharal
Yarah Matos

Senior best student
Krisanne Gilbert

Special adult award
Hannah Edwards


Results of junior gradings
White Belt

Kendi Surridge
Imran Jalarbi
Noah Rodriguez
Noah Borge
Matteo Giaquinto
Enzo Giaquinto
Amília Dissanayake
Kian Robles
Raul Perez
Ioan Tinca
Ethan Dubrawski-Bagu

Yellow belts

Izzabella Beament Smith

Orange belts
Olivia Jagiello
Rose Jagiello
Aiden Bret-Lima
James Danino
Neyo Aouhar
Keira Ignacio
Pearl Gomila

Purple belts
Noel Matos
Yarah Matos

Brown belt
Tyler López


Results of senior Gradings
White belt
Krisanne Gilbert
Daniel Garcia

Orange belt
Hannah Edwards

Green belt
Joelle Morillo
Kacper Panczak

Blue belt
Tyrene Peliza

Purple belt
Michael Mahtani

Four juniors were graded to black belt

Karim Kopriva
Aditya Dhanwani
Julianna Olivares
Haylee Pincho

Coach awards

Akim Kopriva 1st Dan Black Belt received his
Level 1 Official coaching Certificate 1st junior to obtain this Academy Coaching awards.

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