I got my first stripe on my Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu white belt.

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  1. UniqueSteez

    UniqueSteez Be water my friend. Platinum Member

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    I have been battling kidney disease for years and I'm privileged to be able to train mixed martial arts, many doctors said training would not be a realistic option considering how sick I was and all of the medications I take. I've been in remission off and on and I'm currently in remission allowing me to train!:) I know I have a long way to go to get to blue belt but this one stripe means a lot to me considering how much I have over came, I will continue to improve as a martial artist and a human being.
    OSS.
    (By the way the brown spots aren't dirt I accidentally bleached my belt lol.)
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  2. Pontigoose

    Pontigoose Blue Belt

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    Congrats man, enjoy the white belt grind!
     
  3. Nnedd

    Nnedd Centaur Booty Belt

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    Gratz.

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  4. lechien

    lechien Gold Belt

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    congrats,


    My first stripe and the last one are the only I remembered.
     
  5. UniqueSteez

    UniqueSteez Be water my friend. Platinum Member

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    Thank you I learn something new everyday!
     
  6. Augustus Caesar

    Augustus Caesar Put Up Your Dukes Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    Spycho Black Belt

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    Congrats man, I hope you stay well, admirable considering your health problems.
     
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    Ippwnage Banned Banned

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    i see you got it before dan the wolfman. congrats.
     
  9. IceWolf

    IceWolf Orange Belt

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    Hey thats awesome man! Takes me back to when I got one of those in Nineteen Tickety Six ;)


    Edit: We had to say Tickety because the Kaiser had stolen our word for Twenty.
     
  10. HelloJapan

    HelloJapan Talking loud and saying nothing. Platinum Member

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    Congrats my fellow BC bro! Who are you training with in Van City?
     
  11. Sole

    Sole Sole Calibur

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    Nice! Congrats, dude!
     
  12. QuicksandBJJ

    QuicksandBJJ White Belt

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    Is that a Grampa Simpson quote?
     
  13. LaBrian

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    Congrats! Keep training!
     
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  15. tenktriangles

    tenktriangles Blue Belt

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    Hell yeah. Way to go for what YOU want.
     
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    WHITE BELT PROMOTION THREAD?!?!?

    I SUMMON THE GHOSTLY CORPSE FROM VALHALLA

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    jk - congrats on overcoming a debilitating disease. you're an inspiration. srs.
     

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