Meet the Josei Heishi Brazilian Jiu Jitsu team!
Fully Sponsored Athletes
Vanessa Wexler is the Co-Owner & Head Instructor for the Female Jiu Jitsu Program at Gracie Barra in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Coach Vanessa has been studying Brazilian Jiu Jitsu since 2003.
Her accomplishments include:
IBJJF Masters Worlds Brown Belt Silver Medalist 2016
F2W PRO 7 Brown Belt No Gi 115lbs Champion
IBJJF Pan American Brown Belt Champion 2016
IBJJF US American National Champion Brown Belt GI 2015
IBJJF US American National Champion NO GI 2015
2015 Fight To Win Female Brown Belt of the Year
2015 Fight To Win Female Nogi Grappler of the Year
American National Brown Belt Open Class Silver Medalist IBJJF Pan American Brown Belt Champion
2016 NAGA NOGI Expert
Champion 2016 Fight to Win Female Brown Belt of the Year 2016 Fight to Win NOGI Grappler of the Year
IBJJF Master World Brown Belt Silver Medalist 2016 IBJJF NOGI
World Brown Belt Silver Medalist 2016 Current Title Holder
F2W PRO Brown Belt 115-125lbs 2X IBJJF American National
NOGI Brown Belt Open Class Champion 2017 2X IBJJF
American National Brown Belt Feather Champion 2X IBJJF
IBJJF Master World Champion Brown Belt 2017
IBJJF Master World Bronze Medalist Black Belt 2018
IBJJF No Gi Pan Silver Medalist Black Belt 2018