World JJ Championship 2009
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Blue Belt Adult Male – Purple Belt Adult male – Open Class Registration.
The athletes who placed 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in each adult blue male and adult purple male weight division are eligible to compete in the Open Class division.
The athletes who are eligible and wish to compete in this division should report to the admin table after your division is finished and the medals are awarded so that you may register.
Thursday – 4-jun
|9:00||White belt – Male – Adult – Rooster to Light|
|10:20||White belt – Male – Adult – Middle to Ultra Heavy|
|11:20||White belt – Female – Adult – Light Feather to Heavy|
White belt – Male – Master – Rooster to Ultra Heavy
|12:30||White belt – Male – Senior – Rooster to Ultra Heavy|
|1:00||Blue belt – Female – Light Feather to Heavy|
Blue belt – Male – Rooster
|2:00||Blue belt – Male – Light Feather and Feather|
|4:00||Blue belt – Male – Light|
|5:50||Blue belt – Male – Middle|
|7:30||Blue belt – Male – Medium Heavy|
|8:30||Blue belt – Male – Heavy to Ultra Heavy|
Friday – 5-jun
|9:00||Purple belt – Male – Rooster to Feather|
|11:00||Brown belt – Male – Open Class|
|1:00||Purple belt – Male – Light and Middle|
|3:00||Purple belt – Male – Medium Heavy to Super Heavy|
|4:50||Purple belt – Male – Ultra Heavy|
Purple belt – Female – Light Feather to Heavy
Blue belt – Male – Open Class
Blue belt – Female – Open Class
|6:30||Blue belt – Male – Juvenile – Rooster to Ultra Heavy|
Blue belt – Female – Juvenile – Light Feather to Heavy
Brown belt – Male – Rooster and Light Feather
|7:30||Brown belt – Male – Feather|
Purple belt – Female – Open Class
Saturday – 6-jun
|9:00||Brown belt – Male – Light and Middle|
Black belt – Male – Open Class Registration
|10:00||Black belt – Male – End of Open Class Registration|
|10:40||Brown/Black – Female – Open Class|
Brown belt – Male – Medium Heavy
|11:00||Black belt – Male – Open Class|
|1:00||Brown belt – Male – Heavy to Ultra Heavy|
Blue belt – Male – Juvenile – Open Class
Blue belt – Female – Juvenile – Open Class
|2:00||Brown/Black – Female – Light Feather to Heavy|
Purple belt – Male – Open Class
|3:10||Black belt – Male – Rooster to Light|
|5:00||Black belt – Male – Middle and Medium Heavy|
|6:30||Black belt – Male – Heavy to Ultra Heavy|
Sunday – 7-jun
|10:00||Black Belt Male – Adult – Rooster and Super Feather – Quarter Finals|
|10:40||Black Belt Male – Adult – Feather and Light – Quarter Finals|
|11:30||Black Belt Male – Adult – Rooster and Super Feather – Semi Finals|
Black Belt Male – Adult – Feather and Light – Semi Finals
|12:20||Black Belt Male – Adult – Middle and Medium Heavy – Quarter Finals|
|1:00||Black Belt Male – Adult – Heavy, Super Heavy and Ultra Heavy – Quarter Finals|
|2:10||Black Belt Male – Adult – Middle, Medium Heavy, Heavy, Super Heavy and Ultra Heavy – Semi Finals|
|3:00||Brown/Black Female – All weight divisions – Finals|
|4:40||Black Belt Finals – All weight divisions and open class|
Brown/Black Female – Open class final
Gracie Humaita Team Training at UNIJJ
The final touches for the 2009 Worlds are about done and after weeks of grueling workouts the hard training sessions for Gracie Humaita Team are winding down. The team trained at UNIJJ under the watchfull eyes of leader Royler Gracie and direction of both him and Saulo Ribeiro. On the mat at times there were numerous Black Belt World titles including of course Royler’s four, Saulo’s six, Xande’s five, Lovato’s and Leticia’s sharing space with top competitors like Kron Gracie, Regis Lebre, Fredson Alves, Penny Thomas, Ana Carolina Vidal and many others.
Worlds starts this Thursday at the Long Beach Pyramid. Be there!
New Check Mat Academy Opens Today
The newest Checkmat BJJ academy opens today. Located in Tijuca,
The new chapter of Check Mat is located inside Academia SAFIT, at the SAFERJ (Sindicato dos Atletas de Futebol do Estado do Rio de Janeiro), the SAFIT academy is geared for physiological and physioterapy preparation and recovery for top professional athletes. SAFIT offers the best and most modern equipment and training for fitness and wellness, directed specifically towards the professional athlete of highest level.
The inaugural class will have Professor Ricardo Vieira and a host of other Black Belts from Checkmat BJJ. The first Check Mat BJJ in Tijuca couldn’t have been located at a better spot, as Safit has a first world level grounds and euqipment. Everyone is inivted to teh Grand-Opening.
Classes will be ministered Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 20:00 to 21:00 for children and adult classes will be from 21:00 to 22:00.
ADCC East Coast Trials Registration Still Open
East Coast deadline for registration will be Tuesday June 10th at 12am EST. Winners get automatic berthfor the ADCC Worlds in Barcelona, Spain along with transportation, food and lodging and the chance to compete against the best for top prize money.
The East Coast Trials will take place on Saturday June 13th at the:
J. Collins Arena
Brookdale Community College
765 Newman Springs Road Lincroft, New Jersey 07738
Optional weigh in will be held on Friday June 12th
To register and for more info go to: www.adccusa.com
June 20th Compete and Win at the Grapplers Circuit in San Clemente
Top school wins $10,000.00 and Black Belt Absolute has $1,500.00 in prizes. Check out the poster below and be there