CTA Takes 4th Overall in Adults and 5th Overall in Kids Division in 6th AZ BJJ Southwest Classic!!!

This past weekend we sent 16 competitors from CTA Phoenix BJJ to compete along side our CTA Arizona affilitate team and overall we placed 4th in the adults division and 5th in the kids division.  This has been a big year for CTA Arizona.  Last year we managed to get ranked in the top 10 bjj gyms according to the Arizona State BJJ Federation.  This year we are very likely to be listed in the top 4!  We are very proud of all of our students that competed this weekend and helped us achieve this amazing accomplishment.  This tournament Phoenix BJJ brought home 5 gold medals, 3 silver medals, and 3 bronze medals.  Results below:


  • Noelani Herrera 1st Place
  • Andrew Medrano 1st Place
  • Francisco Martinez 2nd Place
  • Jameea Lennon 3rd Place


  • Gabriella Bushaw 1st Place
  • Tyler Olson 1st Place
  • Kris Coyne 1st Place
  • Briana Rach 2nd Place
  • Harold Beasley 2nd Place
  • Richard Timney 3rd Place


Phoenix BJJ & MMA Academy at the Europa Games!

Phoenix BJJ & MMA Academy also sent an athlete to compete at the Europa Games judo tournament at the Phoenix Convention Center this weekend.  Todd represented the team well taking home the gold medal and a $50 dollar prize!