Style: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Division: under 65.9 Kg
Bio: The first of two North American qualifiers for the 2009 ADCC World Championship was held at the Cal State Dominguez Hills campus in Carson, CA. The brackets were filled with accomplished black belts hoping to earn their spot in the world’s most prestigious no-gi tournament, the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) Submission Wrestling World Championship.
In the under 66 kg Professional division, Ryan put on the most dominant performance of the tournament, submitting all of his opponents in rapid fashion without surrendering an offensive point.
In June 22 of 2009, in U.S. Grappling’s Diamond State Games, Ryan Hall won both of his matches in the Advanced 150-170 lbs division by submission after racking up double-digit point leads on his opponents.