Submission Ace Championship:
Winter Classic 2017
Brackets

These are the Final Brackets for Saturday, February 25th, 2017.

4-6

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Sophie Walton 5 White 43 Brazil 021 Edmonton
Ruben Hunter 5 White 59 Arashi-Do Red Deer/BJJ
Gavin Gratton 4 Grey 38 Gracie Barra Edmonton

7-8

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Ethen Klemencic 7 White 41 JR Academy
Katsuya Leung 8 White 48 MMAU/Atos
Noah Mann-Zielinski 8 White 49 Back To The Mat
Brooke Walton 7 White 50 Brazil 021 Edmonton
Trey Montalvo 7 White 53 Champion’s Creed

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Sofia Timbaliuc 8 Grey 50 JR Academy
Peighton McGillivray 8 Grey 56 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Liam Pheasey 8 Grey 57 Brazil 021 Edmonton
Raven Scott 8 Grey 58 Hybrid Martial Arts

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Kieran Skov-Rackette 7 Grey 60 The Foundry/Brazil 021
Blake Montalvo 8 White 61 Champion’s Creed
Kaleb Nagel 7 White 63 JR Academy
Zander Alaric 8 White 68 Back to the Mat

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Holden Chabot 7 Grey 60 Hybrid Martial Arts
Jalen Mah 7 Grey 61 Kodokan YYC/Chung Bros Jiu-Jitsu
Flannery Skov-Rackette 8 Grey 62 The Foundry/Brazil 021
Larson Hoglund 7 Yellow 62 Frontline BJJ

9-12

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Anzel Collantes 9 Grey 46 Back to the Mat BJJ
Geoff Antonio 10 Grey 55 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Lana Collantes 10 Grey 59 Back to the Mat BJJ
Jaydon Va 11 White 62 UFC Gym Calgary
Tayo Huynh 10 White 64 Kodokan YYC/Chung Bros Jiu-Jitsu

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Liberty Chisholm 9 White 64 Team 99/Donnan BJJ Program
Shawn Isaak Mercier 9 White 65 Donnan/Team 99/BJJ Program
Cohen Makin 9 Grey 65 Hybrid Martial Arts
Adam Jankovic 9 Grey 66 Arashi Do Edson
Mitchell O’Grady 10 White 67 Hybrid MMA

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Katrina Vasylyshyn 9 White 67 JR Academy
Douglas Davies 11 White 70 Brazil 021/Foundry
Nathan Walton 9 Grey 70 Brazil 021 Edmonton
Cayden Klemencic 9 Grey 70 JR Academy
Tristan Petras 9 Grey 71 Arashi-Do/Sherwood Park

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Corbin Haslett 9 Grey 72 Arashi Do Edson
Liam Smith 9 White 74 Brazil 021
Owen Walker 9 Grey 75 SBG
Colin Velasquez 12 White 78 Kodokan YYC/ Chung Bros Jiu-Jitsu
Nate Hogarth 12 Grey 78 MMAU

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Katsuhiro Leung 10 White 82 MMAU/Atos
Taras Vasylyshyn 12 White 89 JR Academy
Ben Borrowman 12 Grey 90 Hybrid Martial Arts
Lincon Janzen 9 White 92 Back to the Mat
Robby Mills 12 White 92 UFC Gym

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Christopher Sim 11 White 93 Brazil 021/Foundry
Ryden Luc 9 White 93 The Kodokan Training Centre YYC/Chung Bros Jiu-Jitsu
Caleb Smith 11 White 96
Cohen Simpson 12 White 99 Powers Jiu-Jitsu
Dylan Martin 12 White 100 Yanagitani & Genki Jiu-Jitsu

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Cyrus Tse 10 Grey 100 The Kodokan Training Centre YYC/Chung Bros Jiu-Jitsu
Joshua Kostiuk 11 White 102 UFC Gym Sherwood Park
Theo Blackett 12 Grey 102 BJJ Fight Club
Katsuji Leung 12 Grey 104 MMAU/Atos
Brennan Gulseth 12 Grey 106 Hybrid MMA Ft. Saskatchewan

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Lucas Reid 11 Yellow 76 Scheer’s Martial Arts/Carlson Gracie
Aiden Walker 11 Yellow 78 SBG
Fred Calingay 11 Yellow 81 BJJ Fight Club
Lochlan Scott 11 Yellow 83 Hybrid Martial Arts
Charlize Isabelle Medilo 11 Orange 85 Josh Russell Academy

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Ilia Timbaliuc 11 Yellow 93 JR Academy
Albert Bixi 11 Yellow 97 JR Academy
Ryder Kidd-Mercier 10 Yellow 109 Hybrid Martial Arts
Leythan Boucher 11 Yellow 110 Donnan AAD BJJ Program

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Noah Griffin 12 Yellow 111 Anderson Goncalves BJJ
Gerard Montero 11 Yellow 118 JR Academy
Chase Weaver 11 Grey 130 UFC Gym Calgary
Elaman Dyikanov 9 Yellow 142 JR Academy

13-17

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Aaron Cameron 14 White 95 Team 99/BJJ Program
Jacky Li 13 Grey 99 Kodokan YYC/Chung Bros Jiu-Jitsu
Gamaliel Antonio 13 White 100 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Aleksandar Genov 13 Yellow 106 JR Academy

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Emma Wrench 14 White 113 Yanagitani
Kiahna Devlieger 13 Grey 115 Bowman’s Martial Arts/Gracie Humaita
Ethan Howeg 13 Yellow 119 MMA University/Atos
Jon Haslett 13 Yellow 120 Arashi Do Edson
Seth Buss 14 White 130 Apex MMA

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Ryan Duchscherer 14 Green 129 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Hope DeJong 15 Yellow 135 BO Yoon’s Martial Arts School
Brian Jong 13 Grey 136 JR Academy
Eli Law 14 Yellow 139 Frontline BJJ

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Alexander Huang 17 White 130 Avalanche MMA/NOS BJJ
Rachael Remesz 17 White 145 Rodrigo Resende BJJ Academy
Mehtab Brar 17 White 170 BO Yoon’s Martial Arts School/Vieira Jiu-Jitsu
Austin Taylor 17 White 179 Avalanche MMA/Nos BJJ

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Damyen Reid 13 Orange 90 Scheer’s Martial Arts/Carlson Gracie
Christian Vukaj 13 Orange 110 MMA University/Atos

Adult White Belt

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Rick Jones 34 White 112 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Alexander Huang 17 White 130 Avalanche MMA/NOS BJJ
Matt Sivertsen 25 White 139 Hayabusa Training Centre
Greg Sampson 26 White 139 Bowman’s MMA/Gracie Humaita
James Perreault 33 White 140 K. H. Min BJJ/Munduruca

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
John Lee 27 White 144 Next Level Martial Arts/Munduruca
Hitesh Kumar 28 White 146 Arashi Do Edson
Ahmed Amayem 29 White 149 Affinity
Nel Marcelouis Andres 24 White 150 Kodokan YYC/Chung Bros Jiu-Jitsu
Ajay Jaswal 26 White 150 Bowman’s MMA

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Alex Zilberman 26 White 150 Atos
Victor Dalisay 35 White 153 Hybrid Martial Arts
Bryton Winters 23 White 156 Vierra Jiu-Jitsu Canada
Neil Chand 20 White 158 Fightsports
Brad Kelly 33 White 158 SBG

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Michael Roe 21 White 158 JR Academy
Jascha Handel 25 White 159 Complete Fitness and Martial Arts
Connor Posner 24 White 161 Genki Jiu-Jitsu
Tyrell Giselbrecht 21 White 163 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Brian Lee 29 White 163 JR Academy

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Gregory Yong 25 White 163 UFC Gym/Mcinnes Jiu-Jitsu Team
Franko Frroku 17 White 165 MMA University/Atos
Greg Walty 30 White 168 Hayabusa Fight Team
Jeffry Hachey 34 White 168 Affinity Academy

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Mike Bond 28 White 172 Prince George Jiu-Jitsu/Kaboom BJJ and MMA
Byron Hunter 35 White 175 Arashi Do Edmonton South
Brandon Howarth 26 White 175 SBG Edmonton
Terence Pachal 29 White 175 Hayabusa Training Centre/Zenith
Brent Trombley 34 White 177 SBG

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Henrich Petrovic 25 White 177 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Austin Taylor 17 White 179 Avalanche MMA/Nos BJJ
Sheldon Marshall 22 White 180 JR Academy
Andrew Alaric 39 White 185 Back to the Mat
Angus Smith 25 White 185 Arctic Combat Fitness

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Clayton George 37 White 185 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Jan Hnat 24 White 185 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Robert Fearey 27 White 186 Genki Jiu-Jitsu
Vitaliy Karpenko 21 White 188 Affinity Academy
Scott Simms 35 White 188 Iron Fist/Crank Gym

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Manraj Kang 18 White 190 BO Yoon’s Martial Arts Chool/Vieira Jiu-Jitsu
Justin Wong 32 White 190 Balance Jiu-Jitsu/JR Academy
Lucas St. Jean 23 White 194 Genki Jiu-Jitsu
Dan Peters 33 White 195 Bow Valley Jiu-Jitsu
Zachary Urquhart 20 White 195 JR Academy

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Carter Haines 22 White 196 Bow Valley Jiu-Jitsu
Przemyslaw Filipek 27 White 199 Scherrs
Zach Nelson 30 White 200 Hybrid Martial Arts/Rafael Lavato Jr.
Ian Tetterington 26 White 200 Kingdom MMA
Sharif Khalid 36 White 200 Affinity Academy

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Andrew Harker 38 White 201 Bellegarde/Team Carvalho
Maxwell Fritsch 32 White 202 MMAU/Atos
Kyle Ritcey 27 White 205 Kingdom MMA
Pablo Inostroza 33 White 206 Arashi-Do South
Tony Colantin 33 White 207 Munduruca North Edmonton

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Trenton Rowell 35 White 210 Iron Fist MMA/Crank
Jess Villeneuve 31 White 215 Balance/JR Academy
Daniel Roberts 23 White 215 Arashi-Do Red Deer/Master Behring
Padan MacRae 23 White 218 Kingdom MMA
Mark Campbell 30 White 225 SBG Edmonton

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Anthony Timm 29 White 230 Hayabusa/Zenith
Darcy Lodoen 30 White 230 Balance Jiu-Jitsu/JR Academy
Brandon Palmer 31 White 265 Avalanche MMA
John Castagnoli 34 White 265 JR Academy

Adult Blue Belt

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Toshio Arai 36 Blue 144 Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Fight Club
Scott Davidson 26 Blue 144 Scheer’s Martial Arts/Carlson Gracie
Huthayfah Penney 18 Blue 145 Frontline Academy
Jason Wass 26 Blue 145 Complete Fitness & Martial Arts
Gaelen Kavanagh 30 Blue 146 Gracie Barra Edmonton

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Isaac Law 18 Blue 146 Frontline BJJ
Andrew Phillips 32 Blue 148 Champion’s Creed Martial Arts
Dean Lewis 26 Blue 150 Bowman’s Martial Arts/Gracie Humaita
Jimmi Sanchez 26 Blue 150 Hayabusa Training Centre
Fraser Wronko 28 Blue 158 Method BJJ

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Chase Sommerfeld 18 Blue 160 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Aaron Kapiczowski 24 Blue 160 Kingdom MMA
Robbie Jaggard 30 Blue 163 SBGi
Jordan Elias 25 Blue 165 Hayabusa Training Centre/Zenith BJJ

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Taylor Fink 19 Blue 165 Back to the Mat
Guy Gardner 34 Blue 165 Tilt MMA
Nick Sieben 31 Blue 169 UFC Gym North Edmonton/AMJJ
Brad Hill 37 Blue 170 Kaboom BJJ
Ty Prokopy 22 Blue 170 JR Academy

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
James Nanasca 24 Blue 170 Balance Jiu-Jitsu/JR Academy
Leigh Besanger 27 Blue 172 JR Academy
Josh Carroll 32 Blue 175 Champion’s Creed
Chad Ferguson 24 Blue 176 AMJJ
Michael Santarsieri 26 Blue 177 Gracie Humaita Winnipeg

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Wayne Wasylnuk 35 Blue 179 JR Academy
Andrew Hanson 26 Blue 180 Momentum BJJ/Ottawa Academy of Martial Arts
Lee Popp 26 Blue 182 MMAU
Austin Stewart 23 Blue 185 Hybrid Martial Arts/Lovato Jiu-Jitsu Association
Daylon Erickson 28 Blue 188 Genki Jiu-Jitsu

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Eb Chan 46 Blue 189 Kodokan YYC/Chung Bros. Jiu Jitsu
Oscar Gamelin 16 Blue 190 Frontline Academy
Denis Roberge 30 Blue 190 Fight Sports
Kenny Bhullar 21 Blue 190 Hayabusa Training Centre
Mike Galantai 30 Blue 190 Affinity Academy Calgary

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Advin Omic 30 Blue 190 Arashi-do Red Deer
Sky Stettner 34 Blue 190 Frontline Academy
Ezekiel Hernandez 23 Blue 190 Elite Training Centre
Adam Lacasse 29 Blue 190 Lizard Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Eric Borrowman 37 Blue 195 Hybrid Martial Arts

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Travis Erlam 30 Blue 196 Bow Valley Jiu-Jitsu/Champion’s Creed
Conroy Juer 32 Blue 200 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Josh Kitchen 33 Blue 200 New Path MMA/Hayabusa Training Centre
Angelo Alcazar 22 Blue 215 Balance Jiu-Jitsu/JR Academy

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Richard Mueller 38 Blue 220 Bow Valley Jiu-Jitsu/Champion’s Creed Martial Arts
Jeremy Wright 38 Blue 231 SBG Edmonton
Ryan Disher 35 Blue 245 Bowman’s Martial Arts/Gracie Humaita
Jake Daly 27 Blue 255 SBG

Adult Purple Belt

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Reuben Lopez 24 Purple 141 MMAU/Atos
Michael Hay 23 Purple 147 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Louie Grover 29 Purple 149 MMA University/Atos
Ahmad Kabalan 37 Purple 155 Bowman’s
Brad Hooey 26 Purple 155 JR Academy/Arashi-Do Red Deer

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Andrew LeMoine 38 Purple 160 SBG Edmonton
Brandon Cai 32 Purple 165 Brazil 021 Edmonton
Allan Clarke 30 Purple 165 JR Academy
Zach Pye 23 Purple 166 Hayabusa Training Centre/Zenith

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Eric Wilson 22 Purple 174 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Nicolas Ramillien 31 Purple 175 JR Academy
Tristan Parker 27 Purple 182 Bowman’s Martial Arts/Gracie Humaita
Logan Bruneau 27 Purple 182 Kodokan YYC/Chung Bros Jiu-Jitsu

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Travis Marshall 28 Purple 192 Complete Fitness & Martial Arts/NineNine/CTA
Paul Hannania 35 Purple 195 Tilt MMA
Andrew Buckland 35 Purple 195 The Academy/Sidney Silva
Cameron Carew 29 Purple 207 Bowman’s Martial Arts/Gracie Humaita

Adult Brown Belt

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Randy Chung 34 Brown 150 JR Academy
Ryan Williams 30 Brown 150 Arashi-Do Red Deer/Arashi-Do Behring Jiu-Jitsu
Alec Klonowska 29 Brown 169 JR Academy
Andrew Worthington 31 Brown 170 Method BJJ/99 Eduardo Telles
Justin Sander 25 Brown 180 Complete/Little Sweatshop

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Mackenzie Duke 30 Brown 180 JR Academy
Scott Campbell 27 Brown 206 Bowman’s Martial Arts/Gracie Humaita
Richard Turner 30 Brown 230 JR Academy
Josh Tomik 35 Brown 230 Rodrigo Resende

Adult Black Belt

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Rob Thompson 32 Black 195 Rodrigo Resende Academy/Elite BJJ Edmonton
Alan Devries 31 Black 208 Gracie Humaita Winnipeg
Chris Mattock 29 Black 220 JR academy

Women’s

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Rebecca Hughes 24 Blue 108 101 Academy/MMAU/Atos
Cecilia Marie Medilo 14 Green 113 Josh Russell Academy
Khuyen Khuong 33 Blue 117 Method BJJ/Nine Nine

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Jamie Lai 31 White 118 Balance Jiu-Jitsu/JR Academy
Jennifer Arneson 22 White 124 Bowman’s Martial Arts/Gracie Humaita
River Lennox 24 White 127 Genki Jiu-Jitsu
Naomi Block 23 White 120 Genki Jiu-Jitsu

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Amira Tarrabain 23 White 135 Complete Fitness/99 Jiu Jitsu
Nicole Moon-Keca 17 White 139 Munduruca North Edmonton BJJ
Kate Danilova 22 White 145 Method BJJ/Team 99
Erin Bergman 27 White 148 Tilt MMA
Melissa Croden 25 White 150 101 Academy/Emergent Martial Arts

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Afton Forsberg 23 Blue 125 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Shelby Girard 16 Blue 129 SBG Drayton Valley/SBGi
Melissa Pham 32 Blue 135 Kodokan YYC/CHung Bros Jiu-Jitsu

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Melinda Hertig 28 Blue 148 Chung Bros BJJ/Kodokan YYC
Amanda Sousa 27 Blue 151 Gracie Humaita
Emily Sheil 28 Purple 150 JR Academy
Christine Unruh 32 Blue 160 Bowman’s Martial Arts/Gracie Humaita
Jeanina Lefebvre 30 Blue 165 AMJJ

Master’s

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Brad Taylor 42 White 175 MMAU/Atos
Andrew Hay 49 Blue 176 Gracie Barra Edmonton
Shane Sharpe 41 Blue 178 Affinity Academy
Brad Jordan 41 White 178 SBGi Edmonton

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Celik Bixi 43 White 182 JR Academy
Joe McFall 53 White 185 Kingdom MMA
Darcy Bridger 52 White 188 Kodokan/Chung Bros
Kevin Deamond 43 Blue 194 Arashi Do Edson

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Robert Gomizelj 45 White 196 Hayabusa/Zenth
Mike Froese 45 Blue 205 Hayabusa
Adam Stawicki 40 White 207
Chris Leeper 44 Blue 209 Champion’s Creed

Name Age Belt Weight (lbs) Team
Dylan Ferguson 42 Brown 195 Arashi-Do Red Deer/JR/Arashi-Do
Mark Dueck 40 Brown 200 Frontline
Edward Remesz 47 Purple 213 Rodrigo Resende BJJ Academy
Blaine Cust 45 Blue 245 Arashi-Do/JR Academy