Coach Alvarez Wins Long Beach Open and Ends 2016 on Top! - December 12, 2016

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Yesterday was the last IBJJF tournament of 2016. With it being December and so many already taking the year off and going on vacation, Coach Danny Alvarez, head instructor of Alvarez Jiu Jitsu in Arlington TX stayed on the grind to finish 2016 on top.

Coach Alvarez took home the Gold Medal in the Black Belt Master 1 Feather Weight division at the 2016 IBJJF Long Beach Open. Coach Alvarez made history by traveling all over the World, competing in all different weight classes and fought in all Master 1, 2 & 3 divisions to end 2016 with 15 Gold Medals, 4 Silver Medals and 1 Bronze Medal.

See full 2016 IBJJF Long Beach Open results here: https://www.ibjjfdb.com/ChampionshipResults/651/PublicResults

See Coach Alvarez’s full 2016 competition season results below.

2016

IBJJF EUROPEAN OPEN – Lisbon, Portugal
2nd Place Black Belt Master 3 Feather
January 23, 2016

IBJJF ATLANTA WINTER OPEN – Atlanta, GA
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Middle Weight
February 7, 2016

IBJJF HOUSTON OPEN – Houston, TX
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Middle Heavy Weight
February 20, 2016

IBJJF PAN AMS – Irvine, CA
2nd Place Black Belt Master 3 Feather Weight
March 20, 2016

IBJJF CHICAGO SPRING OPEN – Chicago, IL
1st Place Black Belt Master 2 Feather Weight
April 2, 2016

IBJJF NEW YORK SPRING OPEN – New York, NY
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Feather Weight
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Open Class
April 9, 2016

IBJJF BOSTON SPRING OPEN – Boston, MA
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Light Weight
3rd Place Black Belt Master 3 Open Class
April 16, 2016

IBJJF SAN ANTONIO GI & NO-GI OPEN – San Antonio, TX
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Light Weight (GI)
2nd Place Black Belt Master 3 Absolute (GI)
1st Place Black Belt Master 2 Light Weight (NO-GI)
April 23 & 24, 2016

IBJJF MIAMI SPRING OPEN – Miami, FL
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Light Weight
May 14, 2016

IBJJF/CBJJ INTERNATIONAL MASTERS – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Feather Weight
July 16, 2016

IBJJF/JBJJF ASIAN OPEN – Tokyo, Japan
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Feather Weight
September 11, 2016

IBJJF L.A. PRO – Los Angeles, CA
2nd Place Black Belt Master 2 Feather
October 2, 2016

IBJJF CHARLOTTE OPEN – Concord, NC
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Feather
October 8, 2016

IBJJF MIAMI FALL OPEN – Miami, FL
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Feather
October 22, 2016

IBJJF NEW YORK PRO – New York, NY
1st Place Black Belt Master 3 Feather
November 19, 2016

IBJJF LONG BEACH OPEN – Long Beach, CA
1st Place Black Belt Master 1 Feather
December 11, 2016