Hawaii Events

Girls in Gis Hawai’i-Lāhainā Event

We’re rolling on into Hawaii so it’s time to get pumped!

February 5, 2022
12 PM – 3 PM

Doors open at 11:30 AM. Please arrive early so you have enough time to change and be ready when the event begins at 12:00 PM.

Aloha Roll Academy
1068 Limahana Pl,
Lāhainā, HI 96761

Guest Instructors: Penny Thomas & Lori Bruzenas

Penny Thomas is a multiple time world champion, Pan American Champion and ADCC champion 3rd degree black belt on the Gracie Humaita Team under Leticia Ribeiro. She is not only had an impressive competitive career she is an instructor of both BJJ and gymnastics.

Lori Bruzenas is Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black belt and ACE certified personal trainer. After she received her black belt on Maui in 2019 she moved back to Oakland California where she went onto teach numerous self-defense workshops including demo on the expo stage for 2019 Professional Business Women of California, a sold out conference in San Francisco.

She was a former Jiu Jitsu competitor placing in her division at nearly each tournament including back to back gold medals at the U.S. Open and NY Open at purple belt. After enjoying competitive success she found her true passion in teaching when she started her women’s classes. She finds the most joy in empowering people and helping to build confidence in each individual, whatever path they may be on.

This event is open to women and girls of all ages and skill levels. No experience is needed. All participants must register online.