Kid Peligro Jiu-Jitsu News . . . BJJ Tour Announces Individual Winners for 2016

At the end of every year the BJJ Tour gives out cash prizes to the teams that have acquired the most points in the Adult Category, as well as the Kids Category.

The Black Belt Champions for 2016!

2016 Black Belt Pro – Under 154.5 Lbs
First Place- Gabriel Marangoni (RG-CT) with 27 Points
Second Place – Shamir Chante (Ares BJJ) with 27 Points
Third Place – Lucas Pinheiro (CheckMat) with 9 Points

Gabriel Marangoni wins the $1,000 under 154.5LB Black Belt Prize

2016 Black Belt Pro – Under 181.5 Lbs
First Place – Nathan Mendelsohn (Coalition 95)
with 54 Points
Second Place – Francisco Iturralde (Alliance) with 27 Points
Third Place – Rafael Barbosa (Soul Fighters) with 19 Points

Nathan Mendelsohn wins the $1,000 under 181.5LB Black Belt Prize

2016 Black Belt Pro – Under 208 Lbs
First Place – Manny Diaz (Soul Fighters) with
45 Points
Second Place – Tanner Rice (Soul Fighters / Ares BJJ)
with 27 Points
Third Place – Tarsis Humphreys (Alliance) with 21 Points

Manny Diaz wins the $1,000 under 208LB Black Belt Prize

2016 Black Belt Pro – Over 208 Lbs
First Place – Joao Gabriel Rocha (Soul Fighters) with 72 Points
Second Place – Misael Miranda (Brazilian Top Team) with 12 Points
Third Place – Wauriman Borges (Peninsula BJJ)
with 9 Points

Joao Gabriel Rocha wins the $1,000 over 208LB Black Belt Prize

2016 Black Belt Pro – Open Divison
First Place – Joao Gabriel Rocha (Soul Fighters) with 75 Points
Second Place – Rafael Barbosa (Soul Fighters/Ares BJJ) with 33 Points
Third Place – Manny Diaz (Soul Fighters) With 11 Points

Joao Gabriel Rocha wins the $2,000 Black Belt Open Division Prize