Brayden Esposito the Effective Martial Artist.


 Brayden Esposito the Effective Martial Artist.

Brayden, Tell us about yourself, What do you do for a Living?? :)

I am 10yrs old and weigh in at 59lbs. and I am an academic achiever who has been training and competing in BJJ Since late October 2011. January 2012 I started Judo and February 2012 Muay Thai Kickboxing. I am training 4 days a week at Dayton MMA, 1 day a week private lessons and 1-2 days at home. Promoted to Judo Yellow belt April 2012, and promoted to Yellow Belt in BJJ September 2012.

 I fear no competitor. I will never back down from a fight. I am determined to be recognized as only the best. I am going to show what I have inside, there is no stopping me. In the short time I have been in the sport I have been in 19 tournaments, and 1 Modified Youth MMA fight.  In addition to Martial Arts, Soccer is the only other sport I play.

 I have academic achievements in school and I am on the Honor Roll every quarter.


Major Competitions and events I attended are:


  • OGC Tri-State grappling challenge January 2012 advanced div.

  • OGC Midwest open march 2012 beginner div.

  • Naga Chicago, Chicago IL April 2012

  • Extreme Grappling Open, Greenwood IN April 2012

  • Midwest Grapplers Challenge, Columbus OH May 2012

  • Naga Ohio, Columbus OH June 2012

  • Naga Hartford, Hartford CT June 2012

  • OGC 7th Submission Challenge, Walton KY August 2012

  • Naga Illinois, Chicago IL August 2012

  • Extreme Grappling Open, Columbus OH September 2012

  • Beat Down on Bell Street Youth Modified Debut, Bloomington IL September 2012

  • OGC State Championships, Pickerington OH October 2012

  • Naga Midwest, Chicago IL November 2012


I Have Placed 37 times out of 45 matches with:


1st Place Wins: 10

2nd Place Wins:16

3rd Place Wins: 11

Currently the #1 Ranked NAGA under 13 fighter in Ohio and in the top 5 for the Midwest.


 I LOVE Serving and Helping my community, here are a list of things i Enjoy doing for it :


Actively supporting and promoting The Wounded Warrior Project.

Actively promotes and supports the Military. Currently “Pop tops for postage”

Donates to the local animal shelters.

Fund raises for the local homeless shelter.

Collected toys and goods for the victims of hurricane Katrina.


Scheduled and planning on attending the following Upcoming events for 2012/2013 :


  • Scheduled Muay Thai and Cage Pankration events in Nov. and Dec. Pending opponent confirmation

  • WV Grappling Open, Charleston WV December2012

  • WCGA/ USACGA Pankration event, Milwaukee WI December 2012

  •  IBJJF Pan Kids, Irvine CA February 2013

  • More events to follow in the Midwest, Southeast.



Where can you find Brayden:



     Hook It

     Born To Compete

     Cage Hero


     More to come soon






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