A Penny Saved is A Penny Earned

Penny Thomas, SA’s first South African Girl in Gi and BJJ Blackbelt Original article by Sharicka Long-O’Neill (Girls in Gis) Imagine having all of your ambitions lined up: a career in the IT industry in full swing and job security but a desire even greater than that.  We all dream about quitting our mundane careers, taking […]

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South African Girls in Gi Camp Video

Cape Town Fight Scene produced a video of our inaugural 2015 SAGIG Women’s only camp. 31 Ladies attended 2 full days with Penny Thomas and 2 representatives of Sweaty Betties, Trish and Lori. Awesome job by Larry and Angus.  

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South African Girls in Gi (SAGIG) Launch

South Africa has many talented women who practice BJJ, SAGIG aims to grow exponentially the amount of women actively training BJJ. Our first Women’s Only Camp will be held later this year and will provide a safe space for women to train and grown with BJJ.  Penny Thomas, South Africa’s first and only Black Belt, […]

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