The 2017 IBJJF Seattle International Open
The IBJJF Seattle International Open took place at the Everett Community College in Washington on August 5th, 2017 and GD Jiu-Jitsu Academy was represented by four competitors.
The standouts of the team were Josh Guerra and Horlando Monteiro. Josh won the Brown belt adult Super Heavy and the Open Division by submitting all of his opponents, capturing his first double gold 🥇 🥇in an International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation tournament.
Horlando Monteiro took 2nd place in the Medium-heavy division 🥈and 3rd place in the Open Class 🥉.
Kevin Lepert took 3rd place in the purple belt adult Super Heavy 🥉 and Danny O'Donnell lost in the eliminatory round.
Congratulations to everyone for going out of your comfort zone and challenging yourselves out of the state! 🙌🏽.