Nutley High School student earned jiu-jitsu promotion
Maria “Foofie” Villa, a Nutley High School student earned jiu-jitsu promotion on saturday, receiving her orangebelt from Professor Chris Savarese. Villa is one of the top ranked teen students at the Savarese Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy located in Lyndhurst NJ. In just over a year of training, Villa is emerging as a good jiu-jitsu competitor as well, recently winning 2 divisions at the North American Grappling Association (NAGA) in Philadelphia. Villa won her weight class by chokehold in the finals and won the Absolute (no weight limit) division as well by points. She is part of an amazing group of teens at the top rated Lyndhurst martial arts Academy who have been winning tournaments all over the country. If you are a teen or adult or have a childyou want to enroll, call 201 933-5134 for a free trial class.
About Savarese BJJ Academy
New Jersey Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu School Savarese Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy is Lyndhurst and Northern New Jersey’s top martial arts school that offers practical self defense training in a relaxed, family atmosphere. It was named 2014 school of the year and has students of all ages from 5 to 64 years old. The top rated Academy has produced World BJJ Champions, won over 10 team titles and is highly regarded by those it the community. The owner and head instructor, Professor Chris Savarese, is a 2nd degree blackbelt who received his blackbelt from BJJ legend Royler Gracie of the famous Gracie Family. They are the family who brought Jiu-Jitsu to the US.