Co Founder and currently a blind grappler purple belt at Clockwork BJJ, Angel Adorno is a 3X medalist in sighted competitions since 2015. One of Angels long time coaches Sensei Tom from Iron Guard Dojo will be on the mats coaching for the October 1, 2022 first ever new category of visually impaired and blind grapplers.
June 4, 2022 in CT
Angel presenting expense fee to Foundation Fighter Toni with Sensei Tom from Iron Guard. Angel tunes up at Iron Guard Dojo before each competition.
Amazing performance by Iron Guard Dojo students and coaches, under Sensei Tom. They have a great training strategy that speaks for itself. Coincidentally, Iron Guard Dojo and Spinnex Vitality conditioning are volunteering to co-host a 1 week boot camp upstate NY in preparation for No Limits Jiu Jitsu Foundation to launch a new category October 1, 2022 at Ascension Athletics @jeffemilhaddad by Jeff Haddad.
Out of town member and competitor Mike “Arm Bar King” Sanchez is the first to join No Limits Competition Team and fly in from Austin Texas for the October 1, 2022 event with Ascension Grappling in Stamford Ct.
Mike is currently training for the para Jiu Jitsu world games on July 14 and 15th in Birmingham Alabama
*Silver at the San Antonio Texas open International Brazilian Jujitsu Federation
*Silver at The International Brazilian Jujitsu Federation open
*Silver at Austin open international Brazilian Jujitsu Federation
*Gold at the San Antonio open International Brazilian Jujitsu Federation
*2019 first Blind grappler on the Submission Hundred Pro Super Fight Card
*2019 and first ever Blind grappler on Tap Cancer Out sub only
*2018 first Blind grappler on Fight To Win Pro Card
*Showcase Pro Card in 2021
*Former wrestler and have a judo background as well as some Sambo wrestling experience
*Been blind since I was two years old. Due to a cancer called retinal blastoma which is cancer of the eye.
Just go out there and show that the impossible is possible. I’m also getting ready to compete at the para Jitsu World games in Birmingham Alabama on July 14 and 15th.
Also doing two more tournaments before the September 24 competition. Looking forward to working with No Limits Jiu Jitsu to put it on the map by helping you all promote and do what I can. Thank you for the opportunity that No Limits Jiu Jitsu is giving and you all who has started it letting me be a part of the crew.
Mike gets first place
July 2022 competition
in Orlando Florida
Coach Amanda from Iron Guard BJJ taking the gold. Coach Amanda is also volunteering to co-host a 1 week boot camp upstate NY in preparation for No Limits Jiu Jitsu Foundation to launch a new category October 1, 2022