Alliance

BJJ world champion Dominyka Obelenyte on why she left Marcelinho Garcia’s team

Black-belt Dominyka Obelenyte surprised many people when she announced she was leaving Marcelinho Garcia’s team. Obelenyte got each of her belts under Marcelinho, and it was under him that she won four world championships — two at her weight class and two in the open division. In spite of all of that, she decided to…

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Dillon Danis double gold at Pan No-Gi 2016; Alliance wins overall men’s title

Dillon Danis was the big winner at the Pan No-Gi, held last Saturday at the Nat Holman Gym (CCNY), in New York. Dillon beat the medium heavyweight field and then the open as he closed out the final with his Alliance teammate Jon Satava. At medium heavyweight, Dillon subbed Gottrell W King Jr. (Gracie Barra)…

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