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Strength Through Jiu-Jitsu! Session 1 Sunday, January 12

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Strength Through Jiu-Jitsu! Session 1

  • Date: January 12
  • Time: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Price: $150.00
  • Location: Gorton Community Center
    400 E. Illinois Road, Lake Forest, IL 60045

Join Jen Zanotti and learn the fundamentals of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu; sport and self-defense.  Jiu-jitsu is amazing for fitness, sport, self-confidence, weight-loss, stress-relief, self-defense and fun! Jiu-jitsu helps you feel empowered in positions that are typically more vulnerable. Participants should wear short or long-sleeved tee shirt or fitted workout top and workout pants. Please bring a yoga mat!

SESSION 1:  Sundays, January 12 – February 16

SESSION 2:  Sundays, February 23 – March 29

SESSION 3:  Sundays, April 5 – May 17 (No Class Easter Sunday,  4/12)

Jennifer Zanotti’s mission is to empower, inspire and motivate others to live their happiest, healthiest lives possible! As a Brazilian Jiu-jitsu athlete, competitor and instructor, she is able to help women feel their strongest and safest! Jiu-jitsu is amazing for fitness, sport, self-confidence, weight-loss, stress-relief, self-defense and fun! Jiu-jitsu helps you feel empowered in positions that are typically more vulnerable, especially for women! In this class we will focus on awareness and techniques to help you feel your strongest!

About Jen Z:

I have been an Esthetician and Make-up artist since 2001, owning my own business “Jen Z’s Beauty Services” in Highland Park, since 2007.  I am also a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Brown belt athlete, competitor & instructor. I am a Pan Am/Masters Worlds Medalist, IBJJF multiple time Gold medal champ & double gold champion.  I love being able to combine my passions of beauty, wellness & jiu-jitsu all in one! My mission in life is to help EMPOWER, INSPIRE and MOTIVATE others to live a happier, healthier lifestyle.  Nutrition, fitness, spirituality, positive living, healing and self-love are key areas of focus with my clients.  I have a lot of experience through my own personal, professional and athletic journey, and am here to offer guidance to others to accomplish their goals!.  You can check out all of my beauty & wellness services, jiu-jitsu class info and “The Jen Z Podcast” at www.embrace-amazing.com. Plus, keep up with me on Facebook at Jennifer Zanotti and Instagram @jzbeautyandthebeast!

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If this class does not meet the minimum participation requirement, you will be notified of the cancellation within one week of the start date.

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