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A podcast about grappling and life from the female perspective

A podcast about grappling and life from the female perspective
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United States

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A podcast about grappling and life from the female perspective

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English


Episodes

19: Go Play Outside - Sunday Self Care Series

6/16/2019
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We were wired to play outside as kids. Somewhere along the way to being grownups, we forgot about the simple joys of just playing outside. It's time to reconnect with our inner kids. Let's bring some playfulness back into our lives. Do you know someone that needs to hear this episode? Share it with them. Connect with Jen and AJ Beauty and the Gi Podcast on Instagram @beautyandthegipodcast Jen on Instagram @brassybroadjen AJ on Instagram @ajclingerman @BeautyAndTheGi on Twitter

Duration:00:01:26

18: Avoiding the Funk

6/12/2019
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Ringworm, fungus, and staph infections are hazards of BJJ and many full contact sports. There are a number of things you can do to help prevent bringing them home with you and spreading them around. Keeping yourself and your gear clean is your number one defense. Are you washing your gi AND your belt after every class? Do your teammates a solid, don’t be the stinky kid. Wash your stuff. And if you need to give the stinky kid a hint, this is the perfect time to share the Beauty and the Gi...

Duration:00:15:18

17: Journaling - Sunday Self Care Series

6/9/2019
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Journaling is a simple step you can take to clear your head and make room for better thoughts. We would love to hear how you’ve incorporated journaling into your own self care practice. Post on Instagram and tag @beautyandthegipodcast or record a voice memo and email it to jen@brassybroad.com. Do you know someone that needs to hear this episode? Share it with them. Connect with Jen and AJ Beauty and the Gi Podcast on Instagram @beautyandthegipodcast Jen on Instagram...

Duration:00:01:49

16: Tapping When Training and Competing in BJJ

6/5/2019
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Did you know AJ can tap dance? Well, that isn’t the tapping we are talking about in this episode. In this episode about tapping: When to tapHow to tapKnowing your bodyTapping to avoid injury when training for competitionTapping or not in competitionAJ talks about getting choked unconscious during competitionThe Von Flue BJJ Links and Resources Mentioned KT Tape - for those moments when you didn’t tap James Clingerman Von Flue Choke Michelle Nicolini Vs Tammi Musumeci Worlds...

Duration:00:17:46

15: Yoga - Sunday Self Care Series

6/2/2019
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We're sharing Sunday Self Care tips because training is hard and you need to take care of yourself. Connect with Jen and AJ Beauty and the Gi Podcast on Instagram @beautyandthegipodcast Jen on Instagram @brassybroadjen AJ on Instagram @ajclingerman @BeautyAndTheGi on Twitter

Duration:00:01:39

14: Face Mask - Sunday Self Care Series

5/26/2019
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We want to see your face mask! Instagram or tweet us and use #beautyandthegipod Connect with Jen and AJ Beauty and the Gi Podcast on Instagram @beautyandthegipodcast Jen on Instagram @brassybroadjen AJ on Instagram @ajclingerman @BeautyAndTheGi on Twitter

Duration:00:01:22

13: The One Where AJ’s Confidence Was Destroyed and She Almost Quit the BJJ Industry

5/22/2019
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AJ wasn’t always obsessed with BJJ. In this episode, she talks about when she lost her confidence and almost quit the BJJ industry after her father’s suicide and being bullied as an adult. We discuss why she didn’t quit and the strength and support that got her through it. This week's On and Off the mat tip: Get an accountability buddy. Connect with Jen and AJ Beauty and the Gi Podcast on Instagram @beautyandthegipodcast Jen on Instagram @brassybroadjen AJ on Instagram ...

Duration:00:15:36

12: Meal Prepping - Sunday Self Care Series

5/19/2019
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Episode Summary Meal Prepping is the subject of this week's Sunday Self Care episode. Connect with Jen and AJ Beauty and the Gi Podcast on Instagram Jen on Instagram AJ on Instagram @BeautyAndTheGi on Twitter

Duration:00:01:23

11: Roll Model Grappling Camp 2019 Recap

5/15/2019
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Roll Model Camp 2019 was an action-packed weekend. We are sharing some of our highlights and takeaways from the weekend on and off the mat. Connect with Camp Instructors and Sponsors Emily Kwok Rachel Casias James Clingerman Brit Seybold Kyle Helsper Roll Model Camp Sponsors BJJ Tees Fuji Vade The Fight Hub Strych9 Defense Soap Fin Scrub Warrior CBD GRRRL Origin OSS Clothing Fenom Jiu Jitsu Cowgirl Jiu Jitsu Soap Solo Jitsu

Duration:00:25:12

10: Sauna Time - Sunday Self Care Series

5/12/2019
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We're sharing Sunday Self Care tips because training is hard and you need to take care of yourself.

Duration:00:01:23

9: Epsom Salt Bath - Sunday Self Care Series

5/5/2019
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We're sharing Sunday Self Care tips because training is hard and you need to take care of yourself.

Duration:00:01:14

8: Extreme Grappling Open Recap

5/3/2019
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Episode Summary AJ and Jen share their takeaways from the Extreme Grappling Open. Jen talks about her first BJJ competition experience. AJ talks about putting on BJJ tournaments. Links and Resources Extreme Grappling Open Connect with Jen and AJ Beauty and the Gi Podcast on Instagram Jen on Instagram AJ on Instagram @BeautyAndTheGi on Twitter

Duration:00:20:13

7: The Downward Spiral

5/1/2019
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Episode Summary We are talking about ways to work through The Downward Spiral in our heads with mantras, system checks, and the power of speaking in positives. What is your mantra? Connect with Jen and AJ Beauty and the Gi Podcast on Instagram @beautyandthegipodcast Jen on Instagram @brassybroadjen AJ on Instagram @ajclingerman @BeautyAndTheGi on Twitter

Duration:00:14:13

6: Training, Travel, and Jiu-Jitsu

4/24/2019
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Planning is the key to making sure you can train while traveling. AJ has trained in gyms across the country. She is sharing tips and best practices to help you get the most out of training while traveling. We also talk about jiu-jitsu hair. How do YOU wear your hair when training? Links and Resources Women’s Grappling Network Facebook Group Women’s Grappling Camp Register for the EGO The Fight Hub Connect with Jen and AJ Jen on Instagram @brassybroadjen AJ on...

Duration:00:15:03

5: Women's Only Camp and Classes

4/18/2019
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Episode Summary There are differing opinions in the community on “Women’s Only” classes. AJ shares her thoughts on why offering women’s classes is important. We also get a preview of what to expect at the upcoming women’s grappling camp. Links and Resources Beauty and the Gi Spotify Playlist defensesoap.com Women’s Grappling Camp Register for the EGO Jen’s Awkward Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Journal The Fight Hub Connect with Jen and AJ Jen on Instagram...

Duration:00:16:54

4: Why Compete in a BJJ Tournament and What to Expect

4/17/2019
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Episode Summary This episode is all about tournaments: Why should you compete in a tournament? What should you expect at a tournament? How do you prepare? What is your gameplan? How do you handle nerves? Did you know that the EGO tournament pays equal prize money for men and women? Links and Resources Women’s Grappling Camp Register for the EGO Jen’s Awkward Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Journal The Fight Hub Connect with Jen and AJ Jen on Instagram...

Duration:00:19:03

3: The Self Defense Aspect of BJJ

4/10/2019
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We are talking about the self-defense aspects of Brazilian jiu-jitsu in this episode. Links and Resources AJ’s Standing with Base video Dare to be Fearless: The Everyday Woman's Guide to Self-Defense Vol. 1 Women’s Grappling Camp Register for the EGO Jen’s Awkward Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Journal The Fight Hub Connect with Jen and AJ Jen on Instagram @brassybroadjen AJ on Instagram @ajclingerman

Duration:00:16:06

2: Getting Started is the Hardest Part

4/2/2019
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Summary: We are sharing what got us on the mat and why we keep coming back. But wait, there's more.... The power of our communityWhy you should try singing on the mat (seriously, it works) Links and Resources Women’s Grappling Camp Register for the EGO Jen’s Awkward Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Journal The Fight Hub Connect with Jen and AJ Jen on Instagram @brassybroadjen AJ on Instagram @ajclingerman

Duration:00:16:02

1: Welcome to Beauty and the Gi

4/1/2019
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Episode Summary Welcome to Beauty and the Gi. Meet your hosts Jen Edds and AJ Clingerman. In this episode, we talk about why we started a podcast about Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and what you can expect in future episodes. Links and Resources Register for the EGO Women’s Grappling Camp Jen’s Awkward Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Journal The Fight Hub Connect with Jen and AJ Jen on Instagram @brassybroadjen AJ on Instagram @ajclingerman

Duration:00:09:41