My name is Eddie Bates owner, Sensei and coach of Kihon MMA and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Here at Kihon

MMA our competition team travels around the globe. With our martial arts program we help the youth in our community experience new countries, culturals and develope amazing friendships around the world. Through 2020 in 2021 four of our female

Youth athletes fought through a world pandemic, and put there minds to something that ment a whole lot to them, The 2021 Bulgaria World youth pankration Championships. Its the youth Olympics for cage fighting. All four girls competed in the Florida National tournament earning them the right to represent the United States of America on the big Stage.

-Andrea Frisque 16 yrs old: Black belt in two Martials, blue belt in Brazilian jiu jitsu, 2019 National pankration champion, 2019 2nd place World Championships Italy. Andrea is a 4.0 Honors student, high school wrestler and looked up to by all in her community.

-Hannah Wagstaff 14yrs old: Purple belt MMA

Advanced yellow Brazilian Jiu jitsu, 2nd place

2019 National Championships, Northern California

Pankration champion, 2x Naga expert grappler champion. Hannah is a 4.0 honors student.

-Irann Orozco 16 yrs old: Yellow belt MMA

4 stripe white belt Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Irann competed in the 2021 National Championship tournament for her 1st ever fight and took 2nd place earning her the right to fight for Team USA.

Irann is looking to join the military once she graduates.

Allison Enos 16yrs old: Yellow belt MMA

3 stripe white belt Jiu Jitsu. Allison fought her very 1st fight in the 2021 National Championship tournament taking 2nd place and earning the right to fight for the United States in Bulgaria.

These four females are amazing athletes and

Individuals. With your donation Team Kihon MMA

Will have the ability to take Andrea, Hannah, Irann, and Allison to Bulgaria and represent the United States of America on the big statge. Your donation will help these female athletes make memories they can carry for a lifetime.

Creating the gofundme helps with airfare, passports

Covid test, food, travel and lodging. We are appreciative of anything you can donate.
We will be leaving to Bulgaria July 27th 2021
Gofundme will end on July 24th.


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Organizer and beneficiary

Eddie Bates 
Desert Hot Springs, CA
Hannah Wagstaff 
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