Competitor Update, we got some medals

10th Planet Chicago ventured out into a few different directions this past weekend to compete in a variety of events. Our resident judo black belt/sambo ninja/catch wrestling guru/ 10th Planet Purple belt Javie, competed at the Arnold Classic in Columbus Ohio in the sport Sambo event.

No shock here—he took gold

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Also on the trip is Maurice. He is a newer member of the team that is focused on getting better and winning. He had 4 matches. He lost one on points, and took that rage into all his other matches to finish every opponent by submission to earn silver in his second ever competition.

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And last but not least, the Squatch John Mejia was out in full force at the Grapple Games capturing double gold in the expert 220+ and expert absolute divisions!

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He make look like a great hugger, but he will choke the shit out of you.

Congrats to all!

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