Tag: Women in MMA

WMMA Title Contender Leslie Smith: Up Close and Personal

Guest blogger Aaron Tru shares his experience while on the road filming  for Revgear: I recently hit the road and headed north, leaving the confines of my comfort zone in Southern California and travelling to Walnut Creek just outside of San Francisco. Having successfully made the 398 mile journey to 2012 gym of the year winner Cesar Gracie’s, Gracie Fighter Academy, I was excited to film...

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Danika Thibault Wins by Guillotine

The American Predator Fighting Championship: MMA at the Maxx 2 was treated to a great fight by one of Revgear’s most competitive female Ambassadors.  Danika Thibault’s second appearance at an APFC was ended in supreme fashion early in the second round of this modified MMA match. Thibault secured the victory by capitalizing on a perfectly executed Guillotine Choke.  Women competing in MMA is definitely nothing...

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Jessica Gold Wins a Bloody Brawl in Akron, Ohio

Jessica Gold took to the cage April 21st for a bout at NAAFS’ Combat Challenge 20 in Akron, Ohio. The Revgear Ambassador entered the bout against the 145 pound Trisha Gerus determined to walk away with a victory which would make Gerus 0-3 in her career.  Jessica Gold, fighting out of B&G Gym/Hahns Martial Arts, went the full distance with Trisha Gerus; which was decided...

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Women in MMA: A Glimpse Back in Time

Today we start a series of articles about Women in Martial Arts by Katalin Rodriguez Ogren. Katalin Rodriguez-Ogren has 30 years experience in the martial arts, 20 years in boxing, 16 years in the fitness industry and 14 years as an international speaker and presenter. She holds black belts in Japanese and Okinawan karate, kung fu and tae kwon do. She has been a student...

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