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”
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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!
Written by: Denise Houle Professor Ginger Ponder Mark is Chief Instructor of Warrior Defense Martial Arts. She not only holds the rank of black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, she is also a 5th degree black belt in Jodokkdo and a certified Munio Self Defense Instructor. Learn how to defend against a attacker or opponent who is grabbing you from behind. Professor … [Read more...] about Professor Ginger Ponder Mark teaches how to defend when being grabbed from behind
Professor Caitlin Huggins trains out of Top Martial Arts and Fitness and is a staff writer for Elevate Jiu Jitsu Mag. Caitlin shows one of her favorite sweeps to use when her opponent stands up from the closed guard. When performing this technique make sure your partner tucks their neck before they go over. Caitlin Huggins Shows a Guard Pull to a Overhead … [Read more...] about Caitlin Huggins Shows a Guard Pull to a Overhead Sweep