The Marianas Open is Guam’s premier and longest running Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament in the entire Pacific, which will be held on Sunday, April 30, 2017.
Relive some of the exciting moments from PXC 56 in these stills captured by GSPN photographer Michael Ebio!
Jon Tuck vs. Takanori Gomi
A headline change didn’t stop the local MMA fans from coming out the UOG Calvo Field House for PXC 56. The night was hilighted by ‘Superman’ JJ Ambrose capturing the lightweight title with a submission victory over Takahiro Ashida in the 4th round.
Big news from the PXC 56 Weigh-Ins this morning, the title fight between JJ Ambrose and Takahiro Ashida will now headline the event after weight complications forced Trevin Jones to miss his fight against Stephen Loman.
Trev Jones will be defending his bantamweight belt for the first time.
JJ Ambrose sets his sights on the PXC lightweight belt.
As part of the GSPN Anti-Bullying Campaign, MMA legend Royce Gracie and MMA superstar Brandon Vera stopped by Mighty Purple for a special edition of Sports Speak. Check out what the MMA elites said about Guam and their mission to help curve bullies while giving help to bullying’s victims.
It’s time to put a stop to bullying on Guam. From March 3-5 GSPN will be launching its first ever Anti-Bullying Campaign with MMA superstar featured as speakers in Royce Gracie, Brandon Vera, Jon Tuck, Frank Camacho and Dan O’Connor.
It’s not a bird and not a plane, but it is Guam’s newest place to train like a mixed martial arts fighter at Steel Athletics, owned by MMA standout JJ Ambrose.