Pikes Peak Grappling hosts jiu jitsu tournament


More than 200 competitors and 400 matches at the City Auditorium Saturday marked a huge step for the Colorado Springs jiu jitsu community.

Jiu jitsu is really growing the Springs,” Jeremy Wynia, a sponsor of the Pikes Peak Grappling Big Foot Brawl, said. “We’re getting lots of new academies.”

The tournament awarded kids, mens, and womens top team champion trophies.

For more information on the jiu jitsu tournament, visit pikespeakgrappling.com .

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