Huge submission only grappling event taking place in Brandon tomorrow


Brandon’s First-Ever Submission Only Grappling event takes place tomorrow evening at the WMCA. The evening features some of Manitoba’s most-skilled Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belts from 14 different gyms including¬† Joe “El’ Dirte” Doerksen who earlier in his career had a number of fights in the UFC.

A total of 18 matches are scheduled to take place followed by the  Quintet Team Competition.  This is a five man team event, with a maximum weight limit total for team. Each team sends in one member for a five minute match, if one competitor gets submitted he is eliminated, winner stays in and loosing team sends in next competitor. If there is no submission after 5 minutes both athletes are eliminated and 2 new contestants enter. This format is followed till one man standing.

The event is being presented by Wamma Brandon and organized and run by top students and the administration team.

Doors Open 6pm | First Match 7pm