Kid Peligro Jiu-Jitsu News . . . SJJIF World Jiu-Jitsu Championship and the SJJIF World Adapted Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2017
The Sport Jiu-Jitsu International Federation (SJJIF) announces the SJJIF World Jiu-Jitsu Championship & the SJJIF World Adapted Jiu-Jitsu Championship events on October 27th, 28th, & 29th, 2017 at the Long Beach Arena in Long Beach, USA.
The 2017 SJJIF World Jiu-Jitsu Championship events are open to athletes of all nationalities for the opportunity to participate in elite competition. Medalists will be awarded SJJIF World titles, listed in the SJJIF Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world rankings, the top three teams at the SJJIF World Championship will be awarded World Team trophies, and cash prizes up to $72,000 will be equally awarded to the black belt male and female champions.
Medalists in their respective weight categories at the SJJIF World Jiu-Jitsu Championship will receive points as follows; first-place winners will receive 15 points, second-place winners will receive 9 points, and third-place winners will receive 3 points. Athletes will represent their nation as they are awarded medals with their national flags displayed above them.
The SJJIF World Jiu-Jitsu Championship closes the SJJIF world tournament circuit and the top three teams of the year for Adult Gi, Adult NoGi, Kids Gi, and Kids NoGi will be awarded Team of the Year trophies.
For the first time in the history of the SJJIF, on October 27th, the SJJIF will introduce the World Adapted Jiu-Jitsu events consisting of the World Deaf Jiu-Jitsu Championship, World Special Jiu-Jitsu Championship, and World ParaJiu-Jitsu Championship. These events were developed for the better experience and inclusion of all Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu athletes and aim at providing all competitors with an equal opportunity to fair play.
About the 2017 SJJIF World Jiu-Jitsu Championship
Date: October 27th, 29th, & 29th, 2017
Venue: Long Beach Arena
Registration Deadline: October 12th, 2017
Registration: 2017 SJJIF World Jiu-Jitsu Championship