Martial Arts: Joshua Mathiesen of Curro Durbanville Wins Gold at SA Championship

By Chantel Mathiesen – Joshua (center of Feature Picture) competed over the weekend at the Annual NMA/ISKA National SA Championships.

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Joshua Mathiesen (right) from Curro Durbanville

He competed in MMA and Jiu-Jitsu, placing 1st (Gold Medals) in both divisions.

Joshua will once again be receiving his Western Province Colours for both MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) and Jiu-Jitsu (SAGA Submission Grappling) for the 2016/2017 season.

Having won both divisions, Joshua has also made the SA team Squad and is eligible to represent South Africa in the World Championships next year (July).

DESTINY is a full MASA & SASCOC sanctioned event & NMA/ISKA is the only recognized organization in South Africa that may award colours for SPORT MARTIAL ART divisions, Sport Grappling and Sport MMA divisions.

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