5.23.2012

SHOUT OUT: BJJ BORNEO BELT-PROMOTIONS



16th May 2012 belt grading in Sabah is a millstone for the Borneo Islands as it marks the first time a bjj purple belt is awarded on island grounds. Allen Solomon Chong of Team Bjj Borneo was awarded the rank of purple after serving 4 years as blue belt, by Professor Marcos Escobar, a 3rd Degree BJJ Black belt and instructor of Leverage Combat Academy / Marcos Escobar Bjj Association. Together with Allen, 5 new blue belts were also awarded to Bartholomew Sulaiman Lee, Adrian Tham (receiving the belt in leverage - KL), Richie Ismail Celestial, Travis Fernandes (at 16yrs old, youngest blue belt in Sabah to date) and Caroline Anthony. Stripes were also awarded to deserving recipients as listed below. Congratulations to all who graded.
Grading List – 16 MAY 2012
Purple Belt:
Allen Solomon Chong

Blue Belt Second Stripes:
Samuel Lai
Micheal Chong

Blue Belt 1st Stripe:
Andy Bartholomew
Angie Bartholomew
Neil Stephen Alun

Promote to Blue Belt:
Adrian Tham (not in pic)
Richie Ismail Celestial
Bartholomew Lee @Sulaiman Lee
Caroline Anthony
Travis Jude Fernandez

White 4th stripes:
Arthur Bowie 
Valerian Alfante
Robbie Neil
Azwandee

White 3rd stripes:
Paul Mosiun
Nova Renata
Mohd. Khairul Anwar
MuizSerakan
Soh Boon Haw
Daniel Kiob
Jason Kiob
Zachary (Kid)
Sheryl (Kid)
Shasha (Kid)
Avendale
Don Anderson

White 2nd stripes:
Francis Au
Lloyd
Ray Gibson
Ian (Kid)
Adam (Kid)
Brendon
Matthias Liew

White 1st stripe:
Ezekiel
IyliaAzri
Marco Loh
Oh Ting Yan
Ibrahim Othman
Seth Thomas
Stanley
Lennon





3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Wow gauntlet with a Gi on? Uncool

Anonymous said...

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Dan said...

Congrats to those who've received promotions!