The wait is over!!! The Girls in Gis 6th year anniversary celebration is kicking off this weekend!!! On Sunday November 8th, 2015 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (CST) at Redline Jiu-Jitsu 745 Enterprise Dr. Ste. 100 Edmond, OK 73013 the festivities will begin. This is the largest event of the year and one not one to be missed. We have tons of giveaways, amazing hosts and fun for all ages.
Join us and our hosts purple belts Jennifer Gray of Redline BJJ, Janie Meadows of Oklahoma and Kim Blake of Apollo’s Martial Arts as they lead the group through a fun and technical training event. All of these women are experienced instructors, avid competitors and the highest ranked females in Oklahoma. Come learn from some of the best instructors and champion competitors Oklahoma has to offer!
Girls in Gis events are designed to bring together the community and encourage new participants to embark on their Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu journey. Our events are free of charge. All events are hosted, instructed, and attended only by females.Women and girls of all ages and skill levels are welcome to attend regardless of academy affiliation.
Our events are free in order to provide equal opportunity to everyone. However, you can make a donation to help Girls in Gis grow online during registration or at the door. Donations are not required, but greatly appreciated. You can also place a free order with a purchase of a GIG tshirt, patches and more GIG merchandise. All order can be picked up during the event. Or stop by our booth to pick up some GIG swag at the event!
We will also be doing a food drive for Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma. Please bring a non-perishable food donation or two. Every little bit helps. www.regionalfoodbank.org Each participant that brings a food donation will receive a raffle ticket for our prizes. Increase your odds and support the cause by purchasing additional $1 dollar raffle tickets. Prizes include two gi, skateboard, rash guards, tshirts, fight shorts, patches and much more thanks to our valued sponsors. All raffle donations go toward funding our 2016 Girls in Gis programs, sponsorship opportunities and outreach programs. No one will leave empty handed. Everyone gets some Bring it BJJ swag which includes a sticker or poster.
So what you waiting for? Register online today and we will see you this weekend!!
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Girls in Gis is an organization dedicated to building and strengthening the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu community for females and as a whole. We provide an experience that fosters the community of females in the art/sport while encouraging new females to participate. Thereby increasing the presence of females in a primary male dominated sport/art and paving the way to equality and change. By coming together through our events we are growing the sport and art for females everywhere. Our goal is to empower and unite females in their martial arts training as well as in life.
“Strength in Solidarity” is our motto and it means that together we can accomplish more than we can alone.Whether it is inspiring the next generation for females in the art and sport, earning respect as athletes, instructors and achieves equality in a male dominated sport or unifying the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu community as a whole. Together the potential is limitless and all of our dreams are possible.