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Mike Palladino introduces BJJ to WRRV!

[caption id="attachment_2360" align="aligncenter" width="200"]EGA Head Coach Mike Palladino EGA Head Coach Mike Palladino[/caption] Evolution Grappling Academy's Head Coach Mike Palladino was asked to stop by the Hudson Valley's most popular Alternative Rock station, WRRV to introduce viewers to some basic grappling techniques of "The Gentle Art". The Townsquare...
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Soul Rebel: Getting to know Enrico Cocco

I recently wrote an article for the number one internet news source of BJJ and Grappling website JiuJitsutimes.com on my friend and fellow grappler Enrico Cocco. Evolution Grappling Academy hosted Enrico for a seminar last September. All of the students at our Beacon Jiu Jitsu school, will be cheering on Enrico as he gets...

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Beacon MMA Fighter wins by 15 Second KO in Debut

Beacon MMA fighter,  lifelong city of Beacon resident and 2012 Beacon High School graduate Cristian “Cub” Wassweiler made his Amateur Mixed Martial Arts debut last Saturday in Queens, NY at Aggressive Combat Championship 11. The venue playing host to the event would be the historic Queens Theatre in Flushing Meadows. Fans, Fighters and Coaches were...
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New Study: Grappling, most common skill in Hand 2 Hand combat

A look into Evolution Grappling Academy's “Combat Grappling System” : A Hand to Hand (H2H) Combat system designed for civilian Self-Defense and Law Enforcement Officers. On a daily basis Law Enforcement officers around the world put themselves and their safety at risk in the line of duty. Now more then ever, Officers are being faced with...
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Beacon BJJ Athlete wins Gold in Chicago

[caption id="attachment_2443" align="alignleft" width="300"]The crowd gathered early at Chicago State University The crowd gathered early on Saturday morning at Chicago State University for the annual International event.[/caption] It was a sunny day in Chicago, from the hotel window it looked like a scorching hot summer day. The appearance was...
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