Kansas City Star

She beat back bullies at age 12, and now she’s a businesswoman at 15

BY SHAUN GOODWIN
sgoodwin@kcstar.com

Her favorite move is the arm bar. Any chance she gets, she’ll put her opponent in one — and from there, there’s no way out.

Fifteen-year-old Claire Tietgen models the move off her favorite fighter, Ronda Rousey, and actually shares (albeit on a smaller scale) her record of eight arm-bar submissions.

She’s also a suicide survivor, and the bravest teen you’ll ever meet.

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