Category Archives: Competitions

Back on the Competition Mats

On March 13th, I found myself stepping back on the competition mats at the Grappling Industries Submission Only Gi/No Gi Tournament. After my last competitionĀ more thanĀ 2 years ago, I decided that the next time I competed, I wanted to be … Continue reading

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2013 IBJJF Melbourne International Open

Last weekend, I competed in the 2013 IBJJF Melbourne International Open. I entered the Women’s Adult Light Featherweight Division. There were 3 girls in the division including myself and I got to take home the Silver Medal. Making Weight First … Continue reading

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2013 Pan Pacific Jiu Jitsu Championships

It’s been an eventful BJJ week, starting with me slamming my head on the ground and getting sent to the hospital on Monday, to re-busting my long-injured knee on Tuesday, wobbling and limping around on Wednesday and ending with an … Continue reading

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Grappling Tournaments Australia 2013 Australian Jiu Jitsu Gi Championships

We’ve entered the BJJ competition season here in Australia. Yesterday I competed in the Grappling Tournaments Australia’s (GTA) Australian Jiu Jitsu Gi Championships. I entered the Female Featherweight Division and there were 3 people registered to compete in that division: … Continue reading

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AGIG 2013 Female Only BJJ Competition

I competed in the AGIG (Australian Girls in Gi) BJJ Competition on the weekend, held at Immersion MMA in Glen Waverley. There’s a whole heap of stuff I want to write about so I thought I’d sort of divide it … Continue reading

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One and A Half Years On: Competing in the Victorian 2013 Jiu Jitsu Championships

So, I competed in the Victorian 2013 Jiu Jitsu Championships over the weekend and though I’m still filled with all kinds of mixed feelings and emotions, I really wanted to write about my fight before I forget it. Getting the … Continue reading

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One and a Half Years Ago…

Tomorrow, I’ll be competing in the Victorian 2013 Jiu Jitsu Championship. I’m only entering just one event, the Female Novice Masters 56kg Gi. Today, I went along to watch the No-Gi events and to cheer on my team. Whilst watching, … Continue reading

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