Nicholas "The Arm Collector" lazzara
Nicholas "the arm collector" lazzara is 9 years old and from wisconsin. He has been training jiu jitsu for a little over a year. As a white belt has been competing the last 6 months, at least once a month. He's got 3 gold medals, 1 silver and 3 bronzes. He trains 4-5 days a week. Besides jitz he enjoys being outside and playing with his dog. He'll earn his grey belt in about 2 months.
Q&A Session Between Nicholas lazzara and Elite Sports
Question: What inspires you about BJJ? MMA?
Answer: All the techniques, chokes and especially armbars. Also, the discipline.
Question: Who inspires you, past or present? Why do they inspire you?
Answer: My instructors, they always push me to do better. And also, my parents for getting me to competitions.
Question: What are your goals for this year? Next 3 years? Next 5 years?
Answer: To compete in the kids ibjjf open and championships in Vegas
Question: How long have you been training?
Question: How often do you train?
Answer: 4-5 days a week.
Question: Any major accomplishments you’ve been able to achieve in that time?
Answer: Taking gold medal against a yellow belt in nogi. And winning a lot of competitions.
Question: Do you have a go-to finishing move?
Answer: My armbars are pretty sick, I always go to that.
Question: What do you think it takes to be a champion in your sports?
Answer: Hard work and dedication, patience.
Question: What sort of gear do you usually keep in your gym bag before hitting the gym?