Category Archives: Competition

Beacon Martial Arts Students Succeed at NAGA

Strong showing for Beacon Martial Arts Students

This past weekend, three students from the Beacon Martial Arts school, Evolution Grappling Academy headed an hour and a half south to West Hempstead, Long Island. The reason for their travels, was to participate in the North American Grappling Association’s (NAGA) first visit to Long Island. NAGA is the...
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Successful weekend for Evolution Grappling Academy

Evolution Grappling Academy has a busy but successful weekend. This past weekend was an eventful one for Evolution Grappling Academy(EGA). Students  competed in 3 different states, on 3 different platforms in 2 days. On Saturday, several students headed out to New Haven, CT for the North American Grappling Association’s (NAGA) event. Saturday night, the fighters of...
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Beacon MMA Fighter with another 1st round stoppage!

The Promotion

Mixed Martial Arts is the fastest growing sport in the world. In the United States, it’s surge in popularity has lead to over 20 seasons of a hit TV Show in “The Ultimate Fighter”, and a prime-time deal with Fox has brought MMA to the forefront of Combat Sports. Although legal in 49 states,...
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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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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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Beacon Martial Arts School wins BIG!

This past weekend, a tribe of grapplers from a Beacon, NY Martial Arts School traveled to the New England Grappling Championship promoted by the North American Grappling Association(NAGA). The event was held at the CT Sports Arena in New Milford, Connecticut on January 31st. The Beacon Brazilian Jiu Jitsu school also known as Evolution...

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