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...

350lb Powerlifting Legend Chad Wesley Smith Competed At Novice Jiu-Jitsu Championship...

Founder of Juggernaut Training Systems, Chad Wesley Smith, has taken his Brazilian jiu-jitsu skills to the IBJJF International Novice Championship 2018. He took second...

5 Female Purple Belts To Watch Out For At Worlds

The purple belts are up today at Worlds, and some of the planet's best up-and-coming female athletes will be taking to the mats to...
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White Belts Throwing Punches At IBJJF International Novice 2018 Podium

INTERNATIONAL NOVICE IBJJF JIU-JITSU CHAMPIONSHIP - LONG BEACH 2018 Both competitor was disqualified from the tournament Only 3rd place winners gets to go home with medals

A Campaign To Add Another Female Weight Class To IBJJF Competitions...

When you sign up for the open weight division at a tournament, you go in knowing that you may be up against someone whose...