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GIRL POWER: 12 yr old Grappler dominates Jr H.S. Wrestling

As the only female wrestler in the district.

Wrestling season has come to a close for the Jr. High School students of the Wappingers district. Out of the many great performances from all of the young wrestlers, there’s one grappler in particular that stands out. Compiling a record of 8-1 on the season, the only female wrestler...
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Kids BJJ Classes in Beacon, building Leaders

At Evolution Grappling Academy we are all about building tomorrow’s leaders, today. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is an incredible tool for self-improvement, overcoming obstacles, physical problem solving and working with others. One of the most important lessons for anyone to learn in Jiu Jitsu is that loss does not equate to failure, loss is an experience...
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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 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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Kids Martial Arts classes in Fishkill Jiu Jitsu

There’s new classes being added to the schedule of EGA. Children’s BJJ Classes. Over the past few weeks Fishkill Jiu Jitsu has added Kid’s Classes into it’s Schedule. Evolution Grappling Academy has added the classes due to a large inquiry about teaching kids Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in Fishkill. The Kid’s class curriculum will focus on...
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