Livia Gluchowska On The Unknown Strength (Podcast)

Livia Gluchowska from Absolute MMA St Kilda talks with The Unknown – Strength & Conditioning on the upcoming Eddie Bravo Invitational – EBI 12. They discuss her preparation for the tournament, her view on the ruleset of EBI, and how… Continue Reading

Dare To Speak Up – #submitthestigma With Erin Herle (Interview)

“I start the discussion.” After her father’s suicide two years ago, Erin Herle started the campaign #submitthestigma. Her message: mental health is just as important as physical health, and it’s vastly unrecognised. Since its founding, Erin organises charity seminars all across the… Continue Reading

The Woman Behind The Scenes – Lindsay Thompson-Machado (Interview)

“I hold down the fort here.” Meet Lindsay Thompson-Machado. The definition of a true girl boss. Training jiu jitsu since 1993. CEO of one of the biggest jiu jitsu associations in the South-West. Girls in Gis host. Mother of four.… Continue Reading

Don’t Stop Till You Reach The Top – Livia Gluchowska (Interview)

“Once I decide on something, I want to see it through till the end.” All the way from Australia, Livia Gluchowska (Team Absolute MMA Australia) travels to compete everywhere in the world. And she does not play around. 3x World Champion, Copa… Continue Reading

Jiu Jitsu Mum – Johanna Thulin (Interview)

A baby. At some point in your life you would like to have a little one by your side. Maybe you already do. So how does this combine with jiu jitsu, and life in general? Can you train when you are… Continue Reading

Equal Pay For BJJ – Dominyka Obelenyte (Interview)

Original text written by Mayara Munhos. I don’t want to extend a lot on the subject “equal pay between men and women”, because I have already written a text about it. But just to start, I’ll go into the subject.… Continue Reading

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

7 Minutes With Bia Mesquita (Interview)

Johanna Backlund interviewed 7-times black belt World Champion Beatriz de Oliveira Mesquita (Gracie Humaita). In the interview, they talk about how Bia started jiu jitsu, her experiences and thoughts on past and future competitions, who Bia’s biggest inspirations are, and more!