Renato Tavares takes home Triple Gold Medals at American Nationals 2011
Renato Tavares Triple Gold in American National Jiu-Jitsu
Now it is time to get Gold at World Nogi
Renato Tavares went to California September 24th and competed at American National Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2011 Gi and Nogi.
In the first day Renato Tavares won 2 matches in his division. First match he won by point 12-0.
On his second match he pushed the pace and finished the fight with a arm lock in 3:32 against Samuel Joseph, Yamasaki .
With 2 hours break Tavares decided compete in the Absolute division. His first mach was against a 6’5″ tall fighter. He had a difficult time in the beginning of the fight but soon he became a little bit comfortable with the opponent’s height and Renato was able to control the fight. He won by point 10-2 defeating Mario Devault of Gracie Barra in the finals.
The final Match on Saturday of the American National Jiu-Jitsu Championship, Renato had a hard match, but won by 2 points.
On Sunday Renato Tavares came ready to compete. He only had one match but his opponent fought hard and the fight finished 12 -4.
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What a great weekend for Renato Tavares bringing home Triple Gold Medals.