German Top Team in the Team Duel at "Rising Sun

German Top Team

Rising Sun" offers on 03 April 2021 from 20 clock everything that makes the heart of a martial artist beat faster. Live and "for Free" the fights will be shown on and reach a really wide audience. We at Kakutogi can now announce another great news: in the Grappling Team Survival Match of two teams, the first team is determined.

German Top Team in Team Duel

The German Top Team will field a team of 5 grapplers (plus 1 alternate) with a total maximum weight of 430 kg and will face an opposing team yet to be named. As team captain the Professional Champion of the ADCC German Open Championships 2019 Jan-Björn Gromann from the Budokeller Bonlanden ordered. The Luta Livre black belt has been one of the "clearers" in grappling for years. In 2019, the German Top Team also won the team victory at the ADCC German Open Championships among more than 70 teams and fighters from 17 countries. With this fantastic success - a product of the great team work in the GTT and all affiliated schools - it was clear that the GTT has to provide a team for the Grappling Team Survival Match.

Gromann now faces the task of getting his team into top shape by April. Not an easy task given the current situation, but the team is back training at the national training base in Reutlingen as of today and is happy to take on the challenging task.

In the submission-only mode, the athletes of the GTT will then compete on April 03 against what is sure to be a very strong opponent and fight for victory in this first match of its kind in Germany. We will keep you up to date who will step into the ring for the GTT on this day and also. You should not miss the event in any case and since it will be broadcast live and free of charge at prime time, so the choice of TV program on this evening should already be clear.

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