Which Holds More Short And Long Term Value: An IBJJF Gi...

A couple of days ago I was chatting with Jiu-Jitsu Times owner, Kitt Canaria, and we came to a disagreement.  I made the outlandish...

Mikey Musumeci On How He Became The First American Man To...

Last year Mikey Musumeci made history, becoming the fourth American man to win an adult black belt world title in the gi.  This past...

Jamil Hill Talks About Becoming The First Ever African American World...

Another edition of IBJJF World’s has come and gone, providing fans of the grappling game with a lot of amazing moments and milestones.  One...

Buchecha Gives Up The Open Weight World Title To Injured Leandro...

In a surprising, but heartwarming move of sportsmanship, Marcus "Buchecha" Almeida forfeited his match with Leandro Lo to give his would-be opponent the world...

Bruno Malfacine Retires From Competitive Jiu-Jitsu After Winning 10 World Championships

Alliance black belt Bruno Malfacine has announced his retirement from competitive jiu-jitsu. The highly decorated athlete broke the news nonverbally by untying his belt and...

First Worlds, Then The World: The Female Brown Belt Champions Who...

The female brown belt division at IBJJF Worlds was stacked this year, and the winners have certainly earned their place in jiu-jitsu history. These champions...

Buchecha And Lo Face Off In Black Belt Open Weight Final

In a repeat of last year's black belt Open Weight final, Marcus "Buchecha" Almeida and Leandro Lo will face off for the world championship. Marcus...

Kennedy Maciel Wins Gold And Becomes Black Belt At IBJJF Worlds...

After an incredible performance in the Adult Light Feather Weight brown belt division, Kennedy Maciel earns his black belt. It was a long climb...

Purple Belt Roberto Jimenez Submits 11 Opponents To Win Double Gold...

Alliance Spring's Roberto Francisco Jimenez won gold in both the heavyweight division and the open class at the IBJJF World Championship earlier today. Jimenez, a...