SJJIF fans and supporters, the wait is over! The most prestigous event of the SJJIF circuit is here! Held at the beautiful Long Beach Arena, in Long Beach, California USA on October 28th & 29th, the SJJIF 2017 World Jiu-Jitsu Championship & World Adapted Jiu-Jitsu Championship arrives with nearly 3,000 competitors and almost $72,000.00 USD available in cash prizes!
Some of the best black belts from around the globe are registered to compete and we could not be more excited for the epic battles that are sure to come. Jiu-Jitsu lovers can tune in to the SJJIF Facebook fanpage for updates and live clips throughout the weekend. Names like: Erberth Santos, Keenan Cornelius, Tarsis Humphreys, Isaac Doederlein, Dany Gerard, and others will be battling it out and bringing the highest level of competition to the SJJIF Stage.
This year’s tournament features our most stacked womens divisions EVER! Superstars like Tayane Porfirio, Gabi Garcia, Nathiely de Jesus, Luiza Monteiro, Jéssica Flowers, Maxine Thylin and others will be bringing their A game trying to make it to the top of our podium and claim that cash prize!
In addition to the traditional SJJIF World Jiu-Jitsu Championship, for the first time, the SJJIF is also hosting Adapted Jiu-Jitsu divisions. Such as, the first World Deaf Jiu-Jitsu Championship, World Special Jiu-Jitsu Championship, and World Para Jiu-Jitsu Championship. We are proud to provide such a stage to all of our athletes.
Check out the brackets at SJJIF Brackets.
Spectator tickets for this huge event are only $15 and will be available for purchase at the door.