Kansas City BJJ wins Adult No Gi Division
Gracie Barra St. Louis had a solid Overall Team victory at the 2017 American Grappling Federation’s Kansas City BJJ Championships. The tournament, sponsored by Greatmats, was held at the KCI Expo Center on August 12. Gracie Barra St. Louis had 67 more points than the second place finisher. They claimed three out of four divisional titles.
Gracie Barra took the Adult Gi division narrowly edging out Kansas City BJJ by just one point. Glory MMA claimed third place – 40 points behind Gracie Barra.
Brazil Academy put up the biggest fight against the divisional champions, Gracie Barra, in the kids divisions. Ultimately, Gracie Barra won the Kids Gi by 11 points and the Kids No Gi by 15 points. Glory MMA claimed third place in both divisions.
Kansas City BJJ was the only other team to claim a divisional championship. They had 20 points over Gracie Barra in the Adults No Gi Division. Valor Martial Arts claimed third place.
Top 10 Overall Team Scores
- Gracie Barra (St. Louis) 270
- Kansas City BJJ 203
- Glory MMA 172
- Brazil Academy 136
- Blue Springs Jiu Jitsu 131
- Rubalcava Jiu-Jitsu 104
- Valor Martial Arts 64
- Wichita Jiu Jitsu Club 53
- Team Vava 45
- Northland Grappling 45
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