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OKC Lovato BJJ Belt February Testing And Promotions

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, February 05, 2018
Pictured Above: Professor(s) Rafael Lovato Sr., Rafael Lovato Jr., Justin Rader, & Adult Intermediate / Advanced BJJ students Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts would like to congratulate all of our students who earned new promotions this past  read more »

Lovato BJJ Adult & Kids Team Represent At AGF OKC Open 2017

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, September 18, 2017
*Pictured above: Prof Justin Rader with our Teen Warrior competitors Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts had another incredible weekend competing at the annual American Grappling Federation Oklahoma City Open. Starting the day off strong was our Little, Jr, read more »

Xande Ribeiro Seminar at Lovato OKC BJJ Plus Promotion

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Thursday, September 14, 2017
It has been amazing to have Sensei Xande Ribeiro on the mats at Lovato's School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts as our leaders prepare for the very prestigious ADCC World Championship. We were very honoured to have Sensei Xande take a break from the grueling training to teach a  read more »

OKC BJJ Black Belt Victorious At Bellator 181

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, July 17, 2017
Fight Night in Thackerville, Oklahoma for Bellator 181 at the Winstar World Casino & Resort where Professor Rafael Lovato Jr returned to the cage against a seasoned opponent in 5 year veteran Mike Rhodes. Professor Lovato Jr took to training with legends Andre Dida, Mauricio Veio, & Wan read more »

Lovato OKC BJJ Blue Belts Represent at IBJJF American National Championship 2017

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, July 10, 2017
*Pictured above: Rome Harris (2017 IBJJF American National Blue Heavy Champion) We've seen such incredible dedication throughout the year, & nothing about that has changed as two of our Lovato Jiu Jitsu Adult blue belts took the challenge to compete at the IBJJF American National C read more »

OKC Based BJJ Black Belt Triumphant at Legacy Fighting Alliance 15

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, July 03, 2017
Fight night in Shawnee, Oklahoma as Professor Justin Rader entered the cage at the Firelake Grand Casino for Legacy Fighting Alliance 15. Looking to improve his Pro MMA record (*now, 6-2), Professor Rader had an amazing display of heart as he battled through three 5 minute rounds with a very ga read more »

OKC Team Lovato MMA Victorious At KOP 53

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Tuesday, April 18, 2017
It was Fight Night at The Criterion in downtown Oklahoma City, where Trigger KO & KnockOut Promotions held their professional MMA event, KOP: 53. Featured on their card were Team Lovato MMA warriors, Aaron McKenzie as the Co-Main & Professor Justin Rader as the Main Event! It was an incr read more »

Team Lovato Represents At F2WPro 28 in OKC

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, March 27, 2017
*Pictured Above: Team Lovato celebrating F2W Pro 28, AGF Team Title, & Pro MMA Victories Fight To Win Promotions has come back to Oklahoma City with F2W Pro 28, & it was inevitable that our Team Lovato warriors would be representing on the big stage! We had an amazing  read more »

Lovato OKC Adult BJJ December Belt Testing & Promotions

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, December 12, 2016
*Left: Paul Coffey & Gabe Campbell (LJJA Black Belts), R (top to bottom): Ty Brookover (LJJ Blue Belt), Luke Tirey (LJJ Blue Belt), Jose Roman (LJJ Purple Belt, & Robbie Walsh (LJJA Brown Belt) With the end of the year comes our last Adult BJJ Belt testing. We at Lovato's Sc read more »

OKC BJJ Black Belt Continues Winning Streak at Fight To Win Pro 19

Rafael Lovato Jr. - Monday, December 05, 2016
Another weekend bringing another challenge, & our very own Lovato Jiu Jitsu Black Belt, Professor Justin Rader continuing his winning streak coming out with the victory at the Fight To Win Pro 19 event in Tulsa, OK. Professor Rader who has just had recent success in the cage at Legacy FC 62, read more »

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