Girls in Gis Nevada-Las Vegas Gi & No Gi Event
November 14, 2021
11 AM – 2 PM
Doors open at 10:30 AM. Please arrive early so you have enough time to change and be ready when the event begins at 11:00 AM.
Hybrid Jiu Jitsu
7925 W Sahara Ave Suite 101
Las Vegas, NV 89117
Guest Instructors: Raquel Pa’aluhi Canuto. Sophia McDermott, Talita Nogueira, and Vanessa Waltz
Raquel Pa’aluhi Canuto is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt and co-owner of Hybrid Jiu Jitsu. In addition to being a multiple time No-Gi World Champion Raquel is a professional MMA fighter in the women’s cage fighting promotion: Invicta Fighting Championship. In jiu-jitsu Raquel has conquered numerous important titles including International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation’s (IBJJF) Pan American (purple belt), No-Gi World Champion (purple + blue belt), and No-Gi Pan American (purple).
Sophia McDermott Drysdale is a 4 time Pan American Jiu Jitsu Champion, as well as the first female Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt of Australian Nationality. Regarded as one of the top grappling competitors of her generation, Sophia is also known for her work in the fitness industry, having developed several programs for women including her at home BJJ classes via Girls on Top.
Talita Nogueira, also known as “Treta” is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu world champion and a black belt, who is regarded as one of the best competitors in the women’s medium heavyweight division of her generation. Treta solidified her name at the top of women’s Jiu Jitsu with her win at the 2011 World Jiu Jitsu Championship. She is also a professional Mix Martial Artist fighter having fought on the Bellator MMA promotion.
Vanessa Waltz is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt and co-owner of Gracie Barra Colorado Springs. She is an avid competitor and holds many F2W and IBJJF titles. She has been training since 2003 and a huge advocate of self defense as BJJ saved her life.
This event is open to women and girls of all ages and skill levels. No experience is needed. All participants must register online.