Phil Thorn Wins Double Gold at Copa Nova Grappling Tournament


“Big” Phil Thorn was Crazy 88’s lone competitor to the Fall edition of the Copa Nova Grappling tournament. He did not let us down, winning two Gold medals in the Blue Belt gi divisions (Super Heavyweight & Open). Big Phil decimated the Open, submitting two opponents and then racking up a 10-0 victory in the Gold medal match.

Congratulations to “Big” Phil on this and his recent wedding!


Congratulations to Phil and Kelly!

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Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt. I've produced World Champions from Blue Belt up to Brown Belt. My next goal is to get a student to the Black Belt World Champion level and into the UFC. I have an English Bulldog, Ghostface, who has so far resisted all training methods.

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