SBG Black Belt & Coach Medals at IBJJF Worlds

LAS VEGAS, NV, AUGUST 24, 2019 – IBJJF World Master Championships Six athletes from SBG Montana’s Competition Team competed in the International BJJ Federation World Master Championships in Las Vegas, NV, which took place from August 21st to the 24th. Coach Leah Taylor won Gold in the Black Belt Division, making her a multiple time […]

SBG Coaches Set the Bar at Rev 40

TACOMA, WA, JULY 20TH & 21ST, 2019 – Revolution 40 Grappling Tournament Athletes from Straight Blast Gym competed in the Revolution 40 Jiu Jitsu tournament on Saturday, July 20th and Sunday, July 21st in Tacoma, WA. They included youth and adult competitors, winning a total of 33 medals: 10 gold, 14 silver, and 9 bronze. […]

SBG’s Davison Wins National Judo Title

LAS VEGAS, NV, JUNE 1, 2019 – 2019 USA Judo Senior National Championship SBG Montana’s Stella Davison placed 1st at the 2019 USA Judo Senior National Championships in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday, June 1st, making her a Judo National Champion. She won gold in the Female Brown Belt 57 kg after winning 4 matches […]

SBG Athlete Rises to Champion AT IBJJF Worlds

LONG BEACH, CA, MAY 31, 2019 – 2019 International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation World Championships SBG’s Katrina Schmale won the women’s Blue Belt Medium Heavy Weight Division at the 2019 International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation World Championships On Friday, May 31st. In a single elimination event, Schmale won 5 matches. by submission: the 1st by […]

SBG MT Comp Team Force Grows At NWSC

BOISE, ID, APRIL 27, 2019 – NW SUBMISSION CHALLENGE SBG Montana sent 43 jiu jitsu athletes to the Northwest Submission Challenge on Saturday, April 27th in Boise, ID. They brought home 20 gold, 21 silver, and 17 bronze medals. All 4 Montana gyms were represented with 1 athlete traveling from SBG Drayton Valley, Alberta. This […]

SBG’s Mann Wins Pro Debut In Swift KO

Kalispell, MT, April 6, 2019 – ADVENTURE COMBAT ENTERPRISES FIGHT NIGHT SBG Montana’s Marnic Mann won her pro MMA debut, defeating her opponent Megan Renee Winick by knockout 1:19 in the 1st round. The fight took place at Adventure Combat Enterprises’ inaugural Fight Night on Saturday, April 6th at the Flathead County Fairgrounds. Mann’s brings […]

SBG North Signs Di Stefano As Partner

WHITEFISH, MT, FEBRUARY 20, 2019 SBG Whitefish is excited to announce that Coach Daniel Di Stefano has signed on as a managing partner for SBG North LLC. Di Stefano has been coaching at SBG Whitefish since 2017 and received his black belt from Owner and Head Coach Travis Davison in 2018. “Our reach within Montana […]

SBG & W2W Exposes MMA Training to Ordinary Athletes

KALISPELL, MT, SEPTEMBER 18, 2018 – Straight Blast Gym Kicks Off Wimp 2 Warrior SBG Montana will be hosting tryouts for Wimp 2 Warrior on Tuesday, September 18th and Saturday, September 22nd. The web series, which gives ordinary athletes a chance to experience MMA training, will start filming the training on Tuesday, October 9th. Wimp 2 […]

PRESS RELEASE: SBG Grows Beyond Limits at Revolution Tournament

TACOMA, WA, SUNDAY, JULY 21ST & 22ND, 2018 – Revolution XXXVII Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Tournament As Straight Blast Gym celebrates making the Best of the Flathead for Best Martial Arts gym, their athletes brought home 10 medals from the Revolution Tournament in Tacoma, WA. Competition is at the cornerstone of training at SBG, which participates […]

PRESS RELEASE: SBG’s Davison Takes Silver at Judo US Open

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, July 27th & 28th, 2018 – 2018 US Open Judo Championships SBG Montana’s Stella Davison competed in the 2018 US Open Judo Championships held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Friday, July 27th & Saturday, July 28th. For Davison, this was a tournament of firsts: first time at the US Open International; first […]