Sponsored Athletes


Meet the Josei Heishi Brazilian Jiu Jitsu team!

Fully Sponsored Athletes

VANESSA WEXLER

Sponsored Athletes - Vanessa Wexler Sponsored Athlete

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

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The Josei Heishi BJJ sponsored athletes roster is currently full, but as we grow we'll be adding new team members! Our sponsored athletes enjoy many exclusive benefits, and are the top promoters of our brand and movement.

Think you have what it takes?

Send us your resume and we'll be in touch when more spots become available.