Joe Nho, I.T. Site Manager at Linden Ponds, won Gold at 2015 Boston Spring International Open IBJJF (The International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation) Jiu-Jitsu Championship.

Hingham, MA -- Joe Nho, I.T. Site Manager at Linden Ponds, won Gold at 2015 Boston Spring International Open IBJJF (The International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation) Jiu-Jitsu Championship.

“I was fortunate enough to take Gold to my Division two years in a row,” said Nho, from Easton.  “Our team has placed 2nd overall for New England the past 2 years.  I am honored and fortunate to work with amazing Jiu-Jitsu coaches and can’t thank the entire Fenix Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu team enough.” 

Nho fights out of Maxx Training Center in Stoughton.   

*Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ)  is a martial art, combat sport, and a self-defense system that focuses on grappling and especially ground fighting. The art was derived from the Japanese martial art of Kodokan judo in the early 20th century. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is an extremely popular martial art and key component in Mixed Martial Arts competition.

Linden Ponds is one of 18 continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living.  Linden Ponds is situated on a scenic 108-acre campus in Hingham, MA.  The vibrant campus opened in October 2004 and is home to 1200 people who are enjoying life to the fullest. 

 

* http://www.maxxtrainingcenter.com/Brazilian_Jiu_Jitsu.html