Nicholas "The Arm Collector" lazzara


Full Name Nicholas lazzara
Nick Name The Arm Collector
Class Light
Weight 54 lbs
Rank White Belt
Height 4'
Association Filipe Barbosa/CRBJJ


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: How often do you train?

Answer: Usually 4-5 days in a week.

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 and grab my first position in those competition

Question: How long have you been training?

Answer: I have been training since 1 year.

Question: Who inspires you the most in 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: which is your go-to finishing move?

Answer: My armbars are pretty sick, I always go for it to overcome my competitors.

Question: Any major accomplishments you’ve been able to achieve?

Answer: Taking gold medal against a yellow belt in nogi. And winning a lot of competitions.

Question: What do you think it takes to be a champion in your discipline sports?

Answer: It takes Hard work and shear dedication and passion, beside this patience to execute your right move at right time.

Question: What sort of gear do you usually with you before hitting the gym?

Answer: Mouth Guard, My Elite GI, Almonds, Defense Wipes, Water Bottle and Rash Guard.