Tom Hardy reveals how his ‘love’ of jiu-jitsu has modified his life

Tom Hardy has spoken of his love for jiu-jitsu and the way it’s impacted his life following one other event win over the weekend.

Over the course of the previous few years, it’s turn into fairly widespread to see stars from the world of Hollywood check the waters in martial arts. Whether or not or not it’s in jiu-jitsu, boxing or another type of fight, an increasing number of individuals are realising the advantages it might probably have on a everyday foundation – and that features everybody from Mark Zuckerberg to Dave Bautista and past.

Arguably probably the most notable

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Hempfield jiujitsu academy helps empower ladies, teaches self-defense

When Rebecca Blair determined to open a Brazilian jiujitsu academy in Westmoreland County final yr, she knew she was making waves in a largely male-dominated sport.

What she didn’t know was the impression her academy, Gracie Allegiance Jiu Jitsu Academy in Hempfield’s Westmoreland Mall, would have on ladies throughout the area.

“I’ve labored with many ladies within the space who’ve been in abusive relationships,” stated Blair, 37, of Slickville. “Educating them self-defense with jiujitsu, it has empowered a number of of them to depart these relationships and higher themselves, discover careers for themselves. It’s actually thrilling to see that occur.”

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