Tyne Metropolitan Student Wins Gold Medal in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Championships
Tyrone Elliott, 16, a Sport student at TyneMet College recently won a Gold medal in the 2011 English Open Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Championships in Kent. On receiving his Gold medal he was also awarded his purple belt making him the youngest person in Europe to hold purple belt status.
Tyrone is studying on the two year, Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport (Performance & Excellence) at TyneMet College and when completed he hopes to continue his studies to become a fully qualified Strength and Conditioning Coach.
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