European silver medal for Thiago
TF Fitness Centre Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu head coach Thiago Ferreira was in action for the first time in 2017 when he entered the IBJJF European Championships which were held in Portugal.
This was his first competition since being promoted to brown belt in December. He was in the Master 1, middleweight division and was one of 16 competitors on the day, and he went on to claim a silver medal.
Thiago now turns his focus to the kids from his gym in Berwick with the Pan American (World) Championships in California in February and the British Nationals in Wolverhampton in March.