Category: Women in BJJ

Enjoying the journey. By Angharad Hicks 

Stronger, Together

Although I played rugby in a team for a couple of years, my heart was never truly in it. The main reason being that I didn’t want to tackle anyone too hard and inflict any pain on anyone … Read more...

Westcoast Academia de Jiu Jitsu grapple for 24 hours

Grapplethon 2015

Grapplethon 2015

Six local Westcoast Academia de Jiu Jitsu students have taken to the mats for twenty-four hours in order to raise awareness of violence against women across the world.

With the main aim being to raise as much money … Read more...

Westcoast BJJ girls join Eindhoven Ladies BJJ summer camp

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Two of the ladies from Westcoast BJJ made the journey to Eindhoven to join over 50 like minded female warriors at this year’s Ladies BJJ Summer camp.
Joining two fellow UK sisters from London, Anne and Katja, spent 2 days … Read more...