131: Jenn Fiddler’s Inspiring Comeback Story: Competing in BJJ Worlds 1 Year Later After Experiencing a Vertebral Artery Dissection

131 - Jenn Fiddler’s Inspiring Comeback Story - Competing in BJJ Worlds 1 Year Later After Experiencing a Vertebral Artery Dissection - Practice Brave with Brianna Battles

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Jenn Fiddler’s story is inspiring AF. After experiencing a vertebral artery dissection during a BJJ training session, resulting in multiple strokes and a posterior fossa decompressive craniectomy (surgery removing a part of her skull), Jenn has started over again from post-surgery recovery all the way to preparing to compete at BJJ Worlds with me. It’s taught her just how strong she really is and how much she can handle.

This truly showcases what you can do when you practice brave in the face of adversity, as well as what awesome things moms are capable of.

Thank you to Jenn for sharing your story.

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The Practice Brave podcast brings you the relatable, trustworthy and transparent health & fitness information you're looking for when it comes to coaching, being coached and transitioning through the variables of motherhood and womanhood.

You will learn from athletes and experts in the women's health and coaching/performance realm as they share their knowledge and experience on all things Pregnancy & Postpartum Athleticism.

Whether you're a newly pregnant athlete or postpartum athlete, knowing how to adjust your workouts, mental approach and coaching can be confusing.

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