The SJJIF is the international governing body of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu a non-profit 

501 (c) (3) organization founded in 2012 with the vision of uniting the Brazilian 

Jiu-Jitsu community around the world to work together under one governing rules promoting unity, fair play, social integration and to better develop BJJ in all aspects; competitive in its traditional form as well as adapted divisions and develop social programs for the betterment of the sport and humanity.

SJJIF is committed to becoming an active member of the international sport community in an effort to promote sports for all and reinforce the importance and power of sport as a tool for unity, human connection, positive and healthier lifestyles, social inclusion, fair play, world peace, brotherhood, and friendship.

As a non-Olympic recognized sport many of the SJJIF projects are self-funded through our membership, events and sponsors. As a non-profit organization the SJJIF is always looking for new sponsors and partners to assist with the growth and development of our sport as well as implementations of new projects.

SJJIF is proud of our sponsors and their support for our mission.

For more information on how to become a sponsor please email us at If you don’t have a brand, but would like to sponsor or donate to a specific SJJIF project please go to