This Girl Is On Fire

Interview with Raquel Pa’aluhi Canuto   “I hate competing.” She’s known for her honesty, heart and putting up fights that are all-out wars where she leaves everything on the mat. We talk with black belt Raqual Pa’aluhi Canuto (Checkmat), about… Continue Reading

These Summer Events You Simply Can’t Miss

The IBJJF World Championship has only just finished, and we’re already looking at a summer full of fights that will be so exciting you can’t miss them! Have a look at what’s coming up! June 24th – EBI 16 The… Continue Reading

6 Fights At Pan Ams You Can’t Miss

Picture: MaggieLeft.com Yesterday was the kick-off of the IBJJF Pan American Championship. We’ll have to wait for the weekend before the black belt women take the stage. So meanwhile, take a look at six black belt final predictions we’ve made… Continue Reading

Follow Your Dreams – Interview With Charlotte von Baumgarten

Picture: MaggieLeft.com   “It’s now or never.” She had a break from competing, but shocked the world with a jaw-dropping performance just over a year ago. Charlotte von Baumgarten became the lightweight brown belt European champion in 2017, and has… Continue Reading

ADCC – Female Competitors List

It’s getting closer to September and the ADCC World Championships, to be held in Finland on September 23-24. Women’s division have eight competitors, four qualified athletes, three invitations and the defending champ in each weight class. According to FloGrappling Ana… Continue Reading

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

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

Self-Defense Class With Black Belt Devi Ahuja

Devi was the first female black belt in Scandinavia, awarded her black belt in August 2010 by her professor and significant other, Eduardo ‘Teta’ Rios. Today’s self-defense course was arranged over 4 times with the purpose to introduce girls to martial… Continue Reading

Abu Dhabi WPJJC Predictions

With a total of 184 women, this year’s Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu Jitsu Championship is promising to be exciting! What is new: there is a new weight category (-49kgs) and the +70kgs division has been changed to a -90kgs… Continue Reading