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  • The Competition Team - August 2018

    Last August, Core had many of our athletes compete in high level tournaments and matches for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Boxing, and MMA. For Jiu Jitsu, Core was represented by Erick “Thor” Hastings, Nathan Haddad, Max Haddad, Michelle Day, and Braxton Briscoe at the 2018 IBJJF Las Vegas Open. Erick won the gold medal in the No Gi Blue Belt Super Heavyweight division, beating all opponents by kimura submission. Nathan placed in multiple divisions, winning the silver medal in both the Gi and No Gi Purple Belt Middle Heavyweight divisions, as well as the bronze medal in the Gi Purple Belt Open weight division. Nathan won 3 matches by kimura submissions, 1 match by ....

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  • Kids Competition Team


    Oscar "Jefe" Fernandez

    7 Amateur Boxing Fights
    Gabriel "Hollywood" Shepherd

    3 Amateur Boxing Fights
    David "Mano de Piedras" Limas

    3 Amateur Boxing Fights
    Grahame Gregory

    3 Amateur Boxing Fights
    Kane Ladegast
    Active BJJ competitor who has competed in more than 40 matches. Notable wins include:
    2016 NAGA Cincinnati gi and no-gi winner
    2016 Grappling Games Clarkesville ,TN gi and no gi winner
    2016 New Breed Cincinnati gi and no-gi winner
    2016 American Grappling Challenge Cincinnati gi and no-gi winner
    2016 Ultimate Grappling Invitational Georgetown winner
    2017 MidWest Nationals Louisville winner
    2017 Fuji Indianapolis gi and no-gi winner
    2017 IBJJF Atlanta Open winner
    2018 ....

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  • Adults Competition Team




    Helio “Soneca” Moreira

    6th Dan Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Carlos Gracie Jr.
    IBJJF World Champion 1996
    Brazilian National Champion (1997)
    UAEJJF BJJ Legends World Bantamweight Champion (2017)
    2-0 Professional MMA Record


    Brent Weedman

    Helio Soneca Black Belt
    Bellator Veteran
    22-9-1 Professional MMA record
    Notable wins: Marius Zaromskis, Douglas Lima, Dan Hornbuckle, J.J. Ambrose
    Became the AFL Champion by defeating Douglas Lima via 2nd round armbar


    Nathan Haddad

    Helio Soneca Purple Belt
    2018 IBJJF No Gi Pan Ams Bronze
    2018 IBJJF Las Vegas Open Gi Silver, Open Weight Bronze
    2018 IBJJF Las Vegas Open No Gi Silver
    2017 IBJJF American Nationals Gold
    2017 IBJJF ....

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  • Kids Martial Arts and Krav Maga Classes in Louisville


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