This week we bring an interview with brown belt Jess Fraser. Jess is the founder behind Australian Girls in Gi (AGIG), AGIG is over 1,000 members strong. Jess is also an active competitor meddling twice at ADCC and bringing home a silver from Worlds. Check out this link for a more detailed bio of Jess.
We talk about:
- The start of Australian Girls in Gi
- The goals of AGIG
- A summary of her competition history
- The different focus points for competing and running an organization
- Advice to new grapplers
- Some of the key benefits of BJJ
- How to beat someone that is better than you
- Goals as a brown belt
- Common questions that most people ask her
Quote of the week: “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” Albert Einstein
Article of the week: "Principle: ‘Forcing’ Positions aka Directing"
Fuji Sekai Gi- Byron has this gi and he is loving it, check it out.
This week Claudio teaches us how to say "Ambulance, Police, Doctor, Taxi, Hotel, Restaurant, Restroom, in Portuguese Click this link to find the entire set of words from Claudio
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