Sport Jiu-jitsu International Federation

2022 world deaf jiu-jitsu championship


Long Beach Arena-Pacific Ballroom
300 East Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach California

Zip/Postal Code: 90802


Event Date
Start: Saturday, July 9, 2022
End: Saturday, July 9, 2022
Registration Date
Start: Friday, April 15, 2022
End: Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Division Change Deadline
Thursday, June 23, 2022

General Info

The SJJIF is proud to announce the 2022 SJJIF World Deaf Jiu-Jitsu Championship

Held at the Long Beach Grand Ballroom. In Long Beach California USA.

On July 9th 2022


Participation at the 2022 World Deaf Jiu-Jitsu Championship competition is restricted to athletes who are deaf and/or hard of hearing. Refer to the ICSD Audiogram Regulations for additional details on measurement of hearing (


This event will run under the SJJIF Rules & Regulations as well as the SJJIF Adapted Deaf Jiu-Jitsu Rules


Black belts that have an active SJJIF membership have complimentary (free) registration until May 26th, after May 26th the current full registration price will apply in order to register.


SJJIF reserves the right to close registration when full capacity is reached or on June 21st, whichever comes first. Make sure to register early and secure your spot.


Registration fees are non-refundable, no exceptions**


The SJJIF has strict Uniform policies which will be enforced at the SJJIF World Championship, make sure to review the policy. 


**Important Information for Coaches**


Free spectator admission will be awarded to all active SJJIF Members including coaches.  


Free Tournament T-shirt

All competitors registered by the May 26th deadline will receive a free tournament shirt.


Shirts are to be picked up the day of the event at the SJJIF booth inside the venue, which will be located near the entrance by the SJJIF membership booth.

Important Info


World Deaf Jiu-Jitsu Championship Important Information

​Black belts that have an active SJJIF membership register for free until May 26th, after May 26th full registration price will apply.

The SJJIF has strict Uniform policies which will be enforced at the SJJIF World Championship, make sure to review the policy. 


Spectator Fee ages 7 and up—$12 pre-sale on-line at SJJIF website or $20 at the door (Cash Only)
$15 per car, per entry - Long Beach Arena Parking Fee 
$12 per car, per entry - 8-12 min walk to the venue (111 West Ocean Blvd)
$5.75 per car, per entry - 12-15 min walk to the venue (123 West First Street)

*No Pets allowed in the venue*

*Outside food and drinks are not allowed in the Long Beach Arena*

Changes to Registration

To make any changes to your registration you will need to login to your SJJIF account. Go to the “Competition History” tab and click on the “Change Division” button next to the tournament you’d like to update. All registration changes must be completed by the division change deadline. We will not accommodate any change after the deadline. If you run into any issues or have questions about changes email Be sure to include the tournament name, your name, and the changes to be made in the email. The deadline for all changes is Friday, June 22nd. No changes will be made after the deadline or the day of the tournament.

Registration Fees

Adult Prices  Not Yet Member SJJIF Member Prices
Sign Up Dates  Gi / NoGi / Both  Gi / NoGi / Both
Until April 29th $45 / $45 / $80 + $30.00 Membership $45 / $45 / $80
Until May 12th   $55 / $55 / $95 + $30.00 Membership $55 / $55 / $95
Until May 26th   $65 / $65 / $110 + $30.00 Membership $65 / $65 / $110
Until June 8th  $75 / $75 / $125 + $30.00 Membership $75 / $75 / $125
Until June 21st $85 / $85 / $140 + $30.00 Membership $85 / $85 / $140


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Age Period
Gender Age Belt Weight
Gender Age Belt Weight

Weight Table

Weight Table
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The World Deaf Jiu-Jitsu competition is strictly for Deaf athletes.
Athletes with a coexisting disability should register under the ParaJiu-Jitsu or Special Jiu-Jitsu category as appropriate.

This event is hosted by: Sport Jiu-jitsu International Federation
Any problems, question, credit or refunds should be emailed to Sport Jiu-jitsu International Federation, Email: