The Inaugural Birmingham Open & Girls in Gis: New Orleans

This past weekend was the inaugural Birmingham Open and Girls in Gis: New Orleans edition. The No Limit team split up as Coach Jae took 3 students and himself to compete in Birmingham, AL, while Coach Jess took the ladies to New Orleans, LA, Saturday.

Jae McIntosh earns 2nd place in his respective division.

Casen Shurden places 3rd in gi.

Casen Shurden places 1st in his nogi division.

Not Pictured: Gauge Poole earned double silver. Peyton Poole moved up in experience and placed 2nd and 3rd.

The ladies loaded up and hit the road Saturday morning going to Girls in Gis in New Orleans.  Girls in Gis is one of the organizations that helped inspire Coach Jess to host her own Ladies Only Open Mats in MS.

The event was held at Triumph Krav Maga with blackbelt Caroline Vanek, the first and only female BJJ blackbelt in Louisiana.

What an inspiration to our young girls!

And needless to say, what a great weekend for our team! Do not forget about AGF Jackson. It is just around the corner!


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