We are very excited to share with you the first video in a series of Judo for BJJ by Kathy Hubble. Kathy is a 3rd degree Black Belt in Judo and a Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Kathy has many accomplishments in her years in Judo and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. She is a 7X Canadian Championships Gold Medalist (6 Golds; 3 Jr. and 3 Sr. Women's in the 80's and 1 Master's in … [Read more...] about Kathy Hubble shows a Ippon Seio-Nage for BJJ
Women of Washington State Meet Cindy Hales, The Sleeper In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu,the first 12 non-Brazilian black belts are known as the “Dirty Dozen”. In 2015, Kris Shaw, founder of BJJ Legends (www.bjjlegends.com) and herself one of the Dirty Dozen, compiled a list of the female Dirty Dozen (https://www.bjjheroes.com/bjj-culture/womens-bjj-dirty-dozen). On … [Read more...] about Women of Washington State Meet Cindy Hales, The Sleeper
Jiujiteiras of Oregon Series "Tracy Chapman" Tracy Chapman is a black belt, and co-owner, of Impact Jiu Jitsu. Impact is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon, with several locations in the area as well as academies in Arizona, New Mexico, and Hawaii. Tracy got started in the sport when her youngest son Ronan turned four and her (co-owner) husband began a women’s-only … [Read more...] about Jiujiteiras of Oregon Series “Tracy Chapman”
Jiujiteiras of Oregon Series "Hillary VanOrnum" Hillary VanOrnum is the first female black belt at Impact Jiu Jitsu, a gym opened in 1998, with 14 locations across Oregon, as well as Honolulu, Hawaii. Hillary began training in Jiu Jitsu, as well as Judo and MMA, in 2005 as a way to get in shape and try something new. Although she quickly fell in love with all three … [Read more...] about Jiujiteiras of Oregon Series “Hillary VanOrnum”
Marta Covre is a purple belt who currently teaches and trains under Chip Coffey at Coffey BJJ and Fitness located in Cartersville, GA. Marta started training Jiu Jitsu in 2011 in Pordenone, Italy. While in Italy she was actively competing and medaled at several tournaments. Her accomplishments there include placing 2nd in her weight class and 3rd in the absolute at the 2011 … [Read more...] about Marta Covre Shows us how to Knee Slice pass with Pressure!