Elevate Jiu Jitsu Mag interviews Torrie O'Neil founder of The Mighty Dames. Torrie discusses how she got started in her Jiu Jitsu journey and balancing training and life. She also talks about The Mighty Dames "Big Girl Jiu Jitsu Crew" which just celebrated their 2 year anniversary, how it got started and plans for the future. Follow Torrie on Facebook at … [Read more...] about Interview with Torrie O’Neil founder of The Mighty Dames.
Issue #4 April 2019-May 2019
Elevate Jiu Jitsu Mag caught up with Professor Denise Houle teaching one of her classes and we were able to get a technique video of her showing the Chicken Wing set up to the Americana. https://youtu.be/FZwOWOkoH00 … [Read more...] about Chicken Wing Trap To Americana Set Up.
Juanita and Elevate Jiu Jitsu Mag met up in 2018 to allow her to share with those considering giving Jiu Jitsu a try. Her enthusiasm at 43 years of age to get better, wiser and faster in the sport on a daily basis is captivating. The day we met she expressed the how many ways that Jiu Jitsu has completely changed her life for the positive. https://youtu.be/SuM80VVrmH0 … [Read more...] about I AM Jiu Jitsu – Juanita Hughey
Written by: Caitlin Huggins Jiujiteira? Whether you have donned the gi for two months or five years, you have probably experienced an amusing quote or two from your male training partners. Many of us veterans accustomed to being the token female on the mat may agree that the attendance of ladies in class has greatly increased over the past several years―however, we still … [Read more...] about Funny Things Men Say To Women During Jiu Jitsu Training
Here are 5 tips that can save you money the next time you find yourself traveling to compete. Set price alerts for plane ticket, rental car and hotel well ahead of time when comp date is set. Book Ahead to make sure you reserve the room in time, then keep checking the rates and re book if the rate drops. We originally booked a room at $120 per night and 3 months … [Read more...] about 5 tips to save money when traveling to compete: