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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Athlete nominated for Army Sports Personality of the Year 2016

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Athlete nominated for Army Sports Personality of the Year 2016

Press releases   •   Oct 17, 2016 11:19 BST

A British Army Major who won a gold medal at the prestigious World Masters Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championship in August has been nominated for the prestigious British Army Sports Personality of the Year award 2016. ​ Major Donald Macintyre of the Intelligence Corps has helped the sport of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu become the most-practiced martial art within the British forces in just a year.