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Girls in Gis Oklahoma City-Oklahoma Event

Get ready for a great training event, open to women and girls of all ages and skill levels. No experience is needed. All participants must register online.

Sunday
June 30, 2024
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Doors open 11:30 AM

Gracie Jiu Jitsu Oklahoma City NW
1201 NW 45th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73118

Guest Instructors: Jenn Gray & Kim Blake

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Tickets are non-refundable non-transferable. If you are not able to make a donation please contact us at and we will work with you so that you are able to participate. 

Instructor Bios

Kim Blake is a 1st degree black belt in BJJ under Master Carlos Machado. She is also a black belt in Karate, Kickboxing, Japanese Jiu Jitsu, and Ketsugo. Despite beginning martial arts later in life, she is extremely accomplished. She is the First Female BJJ Blackbelt in the State of Oklahoma and the First African American Female BJJ Black Belt under Carlos Machado Affiliation. She was awarded Tulsa, Oklahoma Impact Woman of Color of the Year 2018. She is a 2x World Champion BJJ Master and is Currently Ranked #2 Internationally for BJJ Female Black Belt Master 7.

Additional awards include Lifetime Achievement Award by the Whirlwind Classic Tournament, 2017 USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame Inductee, 2021 AAMA Inductee, 2021 Universal Martial Arts Hall of Fame Inductee, 2021 Sport Karate Museum Honoree, 2023 Unites States Martial Arts Hall of Fame Inductee, 2023 International Martial Arts Hall of Fame & World Moo Duk Kwan Tae Kwon Do Alliance and the 2023 Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award. She also is a Best-Selling Co-Author and grandmother.

Jenn Gray is a 1st degree Black Belt with 15 years of dedication. As owner of Gracie Jiu Jitsu Oklahoma City NW she guides her students through the transformative journey of Gracie Jiu Jitsu.

Her story has graced the pages of magazines and news articles, showcasing her resilience and evolution both on and off the mat, discussing her battles with an eating disorder and trauma-induced addiction.

An advocate for mindful living, Jenn authored “The Mindful Cookbook,” and is currently crafting her memoir, “Black Belt in Stilettos,” about how Jiu Jitsu served as the catalyst for overcoming trauma and abuse.

With dedication to nurturing self-worth, confidence, and empowerment, Jenn instills in her students the tools they need to thrive in all aspects of life. Beyond technique, Jenn’s guidance cultivates resilient individuals, armed and ready to conquer life’s most difficult challenges.