Campaign to financially help Leonia to go to the Parajiu Jitsu World Championship in Dubai.
For those who do not know, Leónia Braga is amputated of half leg and is an athlete of ParaJiu Jitsu in SampaioBjj_fcs.
It aims to participate in the largest number of Parajiu Jitsu competitions, to give their best as a paratlete in order to promote and encourage people with limitations and disabilities.
She is the only amputee athlete in Portugal to participate in competitions and has already won some championships medals, the main objective is to reach Dubai and participate in the World Championship. Unfortunately, this martial art does not receive any support from entities and all expenses are borne by the athletes.
The miles are many and the expenses to go to the other side of the planet are not easy to bear. Therefore, the purpose of this campaign is to make it possible for Leonia to reach Dubai with the help of all those interested in helping and supporting.
Little is done a lot, so a little of each is a big help.
Much or little will be welcome!
About the author
Leónia Braga - Born in February 1980 in Flores Island, Azores and currently lives in Matosinhos.
After a partial amputation of the right leg he discovered Jiu Jitsu and quickly became a pioneer of the sport in Portugal, becoming the first Portuguese amputee to compete in official Parajiu Jitsu championships.
- Silver Medal - Portugal GrandSlam 2018 - June 30
- Gold Medal - Milano Challenge- 4 December (in Milan)
- Silver Medal - ABU DHABI GRAND SLAM JIU-JITSU WORLD TOUR 2018-2019 - LONDON - 9th March
24/04/2019 - VOTE OF LOUVOR from the City Hall of Santa Cruz Das Flores
02/07/2019 - 1st VOTE DECONGRATULATION of the Legislative Assembly of the Autonomous Region of the Azores
04/07/2019 - 2nd CONGRATULATION VOTE of the Legislative Assembly of the Autonomous Region of the Azores
Budget and due dates
World Championship - APRIL / 2020
ABU DHABI UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Travel - 900 €
Transportation - 70 €
Accommodation - 350 €
Food - 200 €
Championship registration - 80 €
TOTAL: ± 1600 €
* The indicated values are for reference only, and the actual values may change according to the dates and search of the destination.