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BJJ: Things I’m Excited about, September 2013 Edition

BJJ: Things I’m Excited about, September 2013 Edition

Happy Chuseok from Korea! Chuseok is a Korean holiday that gives people 5 days off in a row. It’s often described as a “Korean Thanksgiving.” At my school we dressed up in hanboks, traditional Korean costumes, and made some Korean toys. On to the BJJ stuff! 1. I’m going to the Asia Open! I bought […]

BJJ: Photos from JiuJiu’s Nogi match

BJJ: Photos from JiuJiu’s Nogi match

Here are GORGEOUS photos from my match at the 5th Korea Open Jiu Jitsu Tournament. Photos by Song Kwang-Bin, publisher of blackbelt.kr, who kindly sent them to me. THANK YOU Mr Song! I love them. It takes my 1:15 match and shows exactly what happened. I don’t have amazing pictures from the gi match, but […]

BJJ: My experience at the 5th Korea Open Jiu Jitsu Tournament

BJJ: My experience at the 5th Korea Open Jiu Jitsu Tournament

I am thrilled I was able to participate in the 5th Korea Open Jiu Jitsu Tournament. I originally contacted the tournament organizer and asked if I could be notified if women signed up. I told him I would love to enter ANY and ALL brackets where I would have an opponent. The registration deadline was […]