Promotions Granted!

On July 11, 2015 Jeff Walcott received his black belt from third degree black belt Professor Rogerio "Tatu" Taborda.  Jeff has trained in the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for the past 18 years.  He is the owner of Anthracite Combat Club which has been incorporated since 2006.  Jeff thanks all of his training partners both past and present, for his achievement would not have been possible if not for thier commitment and hard work on the mats.  He thanks all of you! 

In additon,  ACC Black Belt Matt Melusky was promoted to first degree black belt by Professor Rogerio "Tatu" Taborda.  Matt has now been teaching at ACC for the past two years and we look forward to many more years of instruction and getting dismantled by him on the mats.  Congrats to Matt. 

Another first for ACC occured on this date.  Our first female blue belt was awared to Jess Johns.  Jess has been a dedicated student for two years.  She is consistantly on the mats no less than three times a week and serves as assistant instructor for our kids class.  Congrats to Jess for this milestone achievement.