STUDENT PROFILE: Gator Family Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Name: Lani Stover
How long have you trained:
Since October 2013...
Rank: Adult Blue Belt
Why did you start training Jiu-Jitsu:
To meet new people and learn a fun sport
What do you like most about Jiu-Jitsu:
I'm having a blast. I love how challenging it is and learning from everyone around me.
What are your goals in Jiu-Jitsu:
To have fun, and (hopefully) not be terrible at it (someday)
How has Jiu-Jitsu helped you in everyday life:
It's pushed me to be healthier and more active. It's also helped me to "slow down" and strategize a little better even in regular day to day
What would you say to a new student:
Stick with it...drill, drill, drill. Listen to the higher ranking belts, they can offer great advice. Don't be attached to an outcome; roll with it and try
to adapt. And DON'T FORGET TO TAP!
Jiu-Jitsu is for everybody!