Fourth Grader, Damien Gomez won has 6th of 8 jiujitsu tournament this past weekend. the IBJJF Pan Kids Championship. This is over the year he started the sport. The only tournament he did not win, he came in second. In his final fight, his opponent was a 13 yr old with 40 pounds on him.
“I’ve always liked contact sports and jiu jitsu has been the most contact sport I’ve ever been in,” Gomez said.
Gomez will compete in another tournament late this month.
Is this the start of something great, a MMA or K-1 career – we’ll see.