It's been a long while, but seems like we are back on the road to open mats. I´ve been filling in for the teacher giving the women's classes on friday, and the girls thought it be fun to do open mats again, so this past friday we visited Promahos, the home academie for the first… Continue reading Promahos Open Mat.
On Saturday the 10th I had the chance of participating at the Irapuato Open tournament, in Irapuato Guanajuato, What was so special about this trip? That a lot of people from my gym went to participate together. Four Cars with over 20 people drove from Mexico city to Irapuato, Guanajuato; to compete, roll, have fun… Continue reading Irapuato Open Tournament.
Last Saturday the second women's tournament Nicte was held , which was organized by a group of girls that practice jiujitsu who have been supporting the women's division since a few years ago, when there wasn't as many women as today practicing the sport. Among the organizers are: Paola Belmonte (Brown Belt by Renzo Gracie… Continue reading 2nd. Nicte Women’s Tournament .
On Sunday, March 19th, Mexico City's second Open Mat was held at Promahos academy, home of the Mexican brown belt Itzel Bazua, one of the pioneers of women's Mexican jiujitsu. This event was organized by her, Nancy Angiano blue belt of Bujutsu's main academy and myself. We organized the event with the simple objective of… Continue reading 2nd Women’s Open Mat in Mexico City.
The second edition of the Chowie Inviteishonal returns in May 27th, the largest open mat so far, this time in Mexico City; The event that gathered more than 280 Jiujitsu practitioners last January in the city of Puebla for a single cause, enjoying the sport without any profit, hopes this time to gather at least… Continue reading The Chowie Inviteishonal returns .