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Attention Jiu-jiteiras: Amazonian Women’s Jiu-jitsu meets this Saturday.
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Attention Jiu-jiteiras: Amazonian Women’s Jiu-jitsu meets this Saturday.

Women of all ages, jiu-jitsu ranks and different schools are getting together for an open mat sponsored by Amazonian Women’s Jiu-jitsu. Stephanie Dodge, a blue belt with three stripes, founded Amazonian with the purpose of bringing “Brazilian jiu-jitsu to women all over the world.” It has become more than just a place for women to … Continue reading

The Beauty of Jiu-jitsu
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The Beauty of Jiu-jitsu

Women are, for the most part, very self-conscious about their weight, shape and everything else to do with body image. Let’s face it; standards of beauty are splattered in commercials, billboards, magazines, movies, and various media. The Barbie dolls we grow up with are the ideal depiction of physical perfection – immaculate hair, nails, makeup … Continue reading