Truth & Rumors > MMA

Former Miss USA turns in gown for gi

Views
977
Comments
3

03:48 PM ET 01.13 | With the popularity of women's mixed martial arts continuing to grow, women across the world are beginning to take interest in the sport and starting to transition to the disciplines that it takes to become a successful mixed martial arts. Former Miss USA 2012, Whitney Miller, has traded in her gown for a jiu jitsu gi as she attempts to earn her black belt in jiu jitsu. Miller has trained with a number of notable athletes as she begins her transition to the sport, including UFC featherweight contender Cub Swanson. In her first jiu jitsu tournament, Miller earned a gold medal in gi and a silver medal in no-gi competition.

FanSided.com

, Getty Images Getty Images
Comment #1 has been removed
Comment #2 has been removed
 
January 15, 2014  04:54 PM ET

I like this move by the USA ladies. It say that the woman can do good more than beauty. Yes baby. this is good.

Comment

Remember to keep your posts clean. Profanity will get filtered, and offensive comments will be removed.


Truth & Rumors

MOST POPULAR

  1. 1
    Clippers, Warriors exchange barbs
    Views
    570
    Comments
    287
  2. 2
    Tuukka Rask takes blame for Bruins' Game 1 loss
    Views
    2535
    Comments
    231
  3. 3
    Time to penalize NHL's perennial losers?
    Views
    510
    Comments
    184
  4. 4
    Smush Parker allegedly punches high schooler
    Views
    2163
    Comments
    140
  5. 5
    Quarterback freefalling down draft boards
    Views
    7370
    Comments
    90

SI.com

SI Photos