Interview With Sophia Nordenö

Sophia Nordenö is a brown belt under Pedro Duarte and Åke Zaar, and she’s been training under team Hilti in Sweden. During her time in the U.S, she is training and representing Barum Jiu-Jitsu in San Diego. Sophia is a big fan of… Continue Reading

ADCC Trials São Paulo

Last weekend the first female trials for ADCC World Championship were held in São Paulo, Brazil. This was unfortunately the only opportunity for female with Brazilian citizenship to qualify for the ADCC World Championship to be arranged in Finland in… Continue Reading

IBJJF Europeans 2017: The Final Day

What a day! We saw so many exciting fights at the final day of the Europeans. Countless hard working and talented female athletes provided us with the highest level in brown and black belt to be seen in Europe. Here’s the… Continue Reading

IBJJF Europeans 2017: Day 5

Today featured black belt women in the absolute division! Let’s see who earned her spot in the final! Quarter finals  The quarter finals were very fast and almost all matches were finished by nice submissions. Claudia Doval went up against… Continue Reading

IBJJF Europeans 2017: Day 3

Blue and purple belt women took over the mats yesterday. Let’s see what happened! BLUE BELT  Rooster Star of the day was Kaori Asela Hernandez from Gracie Barra. With three amazing fights, all ending in either a triangle or triangle/armbar… Continue Reading