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 2013). She traveled with the Judo Canada Team on the World Grand Prix circuit from 1985-1998. Women’s Olympic Judo did not become and official Olympic sport until 1992. Kathy retired from Judo at 19 years old and became a full time Stunt Performer in the film industry for 25 years, appearing in over 100 feature films, TV commercials and TV series. Kathy returned to Judo at the age of 45 and won Gold 15 times in her comeback year.
Kathy started Brazilain Jiu Jitsu in November of 2015 and has since become a 3X Master’s World Champion and a 2x Master’s European Champion. Be sure to watch out for Kathy as we are sure she will be adding to her list of accomplishments.