The “Kyiv Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2017” was held in Kiev recently. Fighters from all over Ukraine came here to compete for the champion title. The championship gathered children from 4 to 17 years, as well as adult athletes from 18 up to 35+ years old.
Ukrainian fighters from the SC “Borets” / ZR Team Kropivnitskiy could not miss such sport event. The founder and the head coach of the SC “Borets” Ievgen Skyrda actively promotes the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu among children. His club was represented at the “Kyiv Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2017” by a young team of 28 athletes. In the overall standings Ukrainian sportsmen took 9 gold, 6 silver and 1 bronze medal. In the team event young fighters from the Kropivnitskiy city took the second place. The first place got the most numerous team of Artem Sidorov, which was represented at the championship with a team of 140 athletes! It should be noted, the half of the sportsmen of the SC “Borets” / ZR Team Kropivnitskiy took part in such competition for the first time, but nevertheless, they had a competitive spirit and showed great results.
Last modified: November 8, 2017