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Bemidji MMA fighters compete in Hopkins

The Bemidji Total Martial Arts Academy MMA fighters debuted at the Grappling Industries Jiu Jitsu and Submission Grappling tournament on Saturday, Nov. 10 in Hopkins. Britton Kleeb took home the bronze in the Intermediate No Gi division after grappling against several tough opponents. BTMAA instructor Abby Kalina doubled down on golds in her Gi and No Gi divisions. Josh Marsh fought through nine opponents in his Gi and No Gi divisions, and brought home a bronze in Gi. The Bemidji Total Martial Arts Academy offers its mixed martial arts and grappling program Mondays and Wednesdays at 8 p.m. and is always looking for new members. First two visits are free. Pictured (from left) are Britton Kleeb, Abby Kalina and Josh Marsh. (Submitted photo)