The IBJJF has just released their male and female Top 10 Ranking. This just prior to the 2017 Worlds
to the #1 ranked male and female athlete of the 2016/2017 season!
Leandro Lo and Mackenzie Dern had a fantastic season, both winning and
placing in many events and taking home a World title. These athletes
showed great consistency all season and a strong will to succeed. (read more)
Worlds 2017 takes place on June 1-4 2017 at the Cal State Long Beach
Walter Pyramid, in Long Beach, California. This is the most prestigious
IBJJF tournament and therefore attracts the best of the best and this
year is no different except better. (read more)
Rafa Mendes 6th World Title - Photo - Art of Jiu-Jitsu FB
just came out of Rafael Mendes retiring from Jiu-Jitsu competition.
There has been a lot if speculation, as the 2017 Worlds date approaches,
that Rafael hadn't yet registered to compete. Now the official word has
come out as Rafael, in an interview to site www.flograppling.com confirmed(read more)
The Abu Dhabi Grand Slam® Jiu-Jitsu World tour will be held across four continents - Tokyo | Los Angeles | Rio de Janeiro | Abu Dhabi | London
Season 3 will feature a ‘Legends’ category and a cash prize for the top three academies in each host city for the first time
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 17th May, 2017: The UAE Jiu-jitsu Federation® (UAEJJF),
the official authority for the sport of jiu-jitsu in the United Arab
Emirates, announces the return of the most prestigious jiu-jitsu world
tour: Abu Dhabi Grand Slam® Jiu-Jitsu World Tour Season 3 [2017-18]. The Grand Slam will be held in across four continents, [five host cities) (read more)
Every point counts! The journey to the 2018 Abi Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship has begun
2017 Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship was the grand
finale the 2016/2017 season deserved. Thousands of athletes of all ages
and backgrounds gathered in the United Arab Emirates for an
unprecedented 14 days of matches at the world famous IPIC Arena, in Abu
Dhabi. Over US$ 800,000 in prizes were awarded for champions and
medalists of categories of every belt, age group and nationality. The
2017 ADWPJJC will live forever in our memories. (read more)
UFC 211 takes place Saturday, May 13th at the American Airlines
Center in Dallas, TX and features as the main event a heavyweight title
fight between defending champion Stipe Miocic and top contender and
former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos. In the card also the co-main
event is a women’s strawweight title fight between defending champion
Joanna Jedrzejczyk against Jessica Andrade. Other tops in the card are
Demian Maia and Frankie Edgar
2017 Atlanta Spring Open is now in the books. The event took place
Saturday May 6,2017 at the 2017 at the Georgia International Convention
Center located at 2000 Convention Center Concourse – College Park,
Atlanta. This event was also a qualifier for the 2017 Worlds drawing
lots of top names still looking for a spot in the main Worlds.
Champion Paulo Miyao failed the USADA drug test done after the 2016
Worlds Championship and subsequently has been suspended for two years.
He issued a statement regarding this:
de pedir desculpas a todos que me acompanham e me apoiam, como muitos
sabem acabei falhando no teste antidoping da USADA feito durante o
Mundial de 2016, assumo toda a responsabilidade, sem desculpas. Lamento o
fato ocorrido principalmente, primeiro, pelos meus parceiros de treino e
meus professores, e, segundo, pelos meus adversários com quem lutei
neste Mundial. Minha punição será de dois anos. Meus sinceros pedidos de
desculpas a todos. "Viver no passado paralisa o presente e arruina o
I would like to apologize to all who accompany me and support me, as many know I ended up failing in (read more)
I am a Fourth Black Belt in BJJ and author of several instructional books on the subject. I conduct seminars around the US and World as well. My goal is to keep spreading the knowledge and love of BJJ to all
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