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ADCC 2017 Competitor’s List (Olympics of Grappling)

By at July 31, 2017 | 11:08 am | 0 Comment

ADCC 2017 Competitor's List (Olympics of Grappling)

ADCC World Championships is a grappling tournament developed by HH Sheik Tahnoon Bin Zayed Al Nahyan of United Arab Emirates (Abu Dhabi) and it is organized 12th time this year. This time the tournament is held in Finland the first time.

The goal of the competition is to create common format for different grappling martial arts competitors (wrestling, judo, jiu-jitsu, MMA, etc) which allows each martial art’s strengths to be used on even ruleset and to see which ones will reign supreme.

Those who succeed in the tournament are awarded with fame and glory and also substantial prize money. ADCC World Championships has gathered great amount of the Worlds top grapplers througout the whole history of the competition.

World Championships are held every second year and they travel across the globe. To earn a spot at the World Championships a fighter has to win regional championships of his/her continent which act as trials tournaments. Along the winners of these trials tournaments competes some of the very best grapplers and fighters who have received the special invitations reserved for only the best of the best.

Men have 5 weight classes with 16 fighters in each class. Women have two weight classes with 8 spots in each. There is also open weight category and three superfights fought during the tournament.

First two superfights introduces some real legends of the sport. First superfight is fought between a pioneer of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and MMA and two time ADCC champion Renzo Gracie vs. Sanae Kikuta

In the second fight we will see two MMA powerhouses facing each other under grappling ruleset. Former All-American wrestler and UFC title contender Chael Sonnen meets former UFC champion and a high level black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Frank Mir.

On the third superfight we will see a multiple-time ADCC champion and a superfight champion Andre Galvao who faces the winner of 2015 world championships open weight winner Claudio Calasans. Winner of this fight will face this years open weight winner in a superfight at 2019 World Championsips.

Finland has been represented in the tournament since the first editions of the competition.

On this his years edition we have winners of 2016 European Championships Tero Pyylampi (76,9kg) and Jesse Urholin (87,9kg)

ADCC is well known and highly respected in the world of combat sports and the World Championships in this coming September will enjoy great international interested. See list of all confirmed athletes below:

-66kg

  1. Rubens Charles (Brazil) – ADCC 2015 winner
  2. Uranov Zhakshylyk (Kyrgyzstan) – 1st Asian Trial winner
  3. Janusz Andrejczuk (Poland) – 1st European Trial winner
  4. Justin Rader (USA) – 1st North American Trial winner
  5. Pablo Mantovani (Brazil) – 1st South American Trial winner
  6. Paulo Miyao (Brazil) – 2nd South American Trial winner
  7. Yuta Shimada (Japan) – 2nd Asian Trial winner
  8. Ethan Crelinsten (USA) – 2nd North American Trial winner
  9. Kuba Witkowski (Poland) – 2nd European Trial winner
  10. Bruno Frazatto (Brazil) – Invited
  11. Geovanny Martinez (USA) – Invited

-77kg

  1. Lachlan Giles (Australia) – 1st Asian Trial winner
  2. Tero Pyylampi (Finland) – 1st European Trial winner
  3. Mansher Singh Khera (USA) – 1st North American Trial winner
  4. Felipe Cesar (Brazil) – 1st South American Trial winner
  5. Marcelo Mafra (Brazil) – 2nd South American Trial winner
  6. Osmanzhan Kassimov (Kazakhstan) – 2nd Asian Trial winner
  7. Vagner Rocha (USA) – 2nd North American Trial winner
  8. Oliver Taza (Canada/Lebanon) – 2nd European Trial winner
  9. Garry Tonon (USA) – Invited
  10. Lucas Lepri (Brazil) – Invited

-88kg

  1. Craig Jones (Australia) – 1st Asian Trial winner
  2. Jesse Urholin (Finland) – 1st European Trial winner
  3. James Brasco (USA) – 1st North American Trial winner
  4. Murilo Santana (Brazil) – 1st South American Trial winner
  5. Kaynan Casemiro Duarte (Brazil) – 2nd South American Trial winner
  6. Kit Dale (Australia) – 2nd Asian Trial winner
  7. John Salter (USA) – 2nd North American Trial winner
  8. Piotr Marcin Frechowicz (Poland) – 2nd European Trial winner
  9. Romulo Barral (Brazil) – Invited
  10. Keenan Cornelius (USA) – Invited

-99kg

  1. Rodolfo Vieira (Brazil) – ADCC 2015 winner
  2. Roman Dolidze (Georgia) – 1st Asian Trial winner
  3. Kamil Uminski (Poland) – 1st European Trial winner
  4. Eliot Kelly (USA) – 1st North American Trial winner
  5. Mahamed Aly (Brazil) – 1st South American Trial winner
  6. Salomao Ribeiro (Brazil) – 2nd South American Trial winner
  7. Yukiyasu Ozawa (Japan) – 2nd Asian Trial winner
  8. Paul Ardila (USA) – 2nd North American Trial winner
  9. Abdurakhman Bilarov (Russia) – 2nd European Trial winner
  10. Yuri Simoes  (Brazil) – Moved from -88kg
  11. Luiz Panza (Brazil) – Moved from +99kg

+99kg

  1. Orlando Sanchez (USA) – ADCC 2015 winner
  2. Sulimanov Mokhmad (Kazakhstan) – 1st Asian Trial winner
  3. Khamzat Stambulov (Russia) – 1st European Trial winner
  4. Tom DeBlass (USA) – 1st North American Trial winner
  5. Victor Honório (Brazil) – 1st South American Trial winner
  6. Hideki Sekine (Japan) – 2nd Asian Trial winner
  7. Casey Hellenberg (USA) – 2nd North American Trial winner
  8. Abdulaev Ruslan (Russia) – 2nd European Trial winner
  9. Vinny Magalhaes (Brazil) – Invited
  10. Marcus Almeida “Buchecha” (Brazil) – Invited

W-60kg

  1. Mackenzie Dern (USA) – ADCC 2015 winner
  2. Bianca Basílio (Brazil) – South American Trial winner
  3. Rikako Yuasa (Japan) – Asian Trial winner
  4. Elisabeth Clay (USA) – North American Trial winner
  5. Ffion Davies (Great Britain) – European Trial winner
  6. Michelle Nicolini (Brazil) – Invited
  7. Beatriz Mesquita (Brazil) – Invited

W+60kg

  1. Talita Treta (Brazil) – South American Trial winner
  2. Tara White (USA) – North American Trial winner
  3. Samantha Cook (Great Britain) – European Trial winner
  4. Gabrielle Garcia (Brazil) – Invited
  5. Jessica Da Silva Oliveira (Brazil) – Invited

Main Superfight

  • Andre Galvao vs. Claudio Calasans

Stars Superfight

  • Renzo Gracie vs. Sanae Kikuta

Stars Superfight

  • Frank Mir vs. Chael Sonnen

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We are spending over 1 million dollars on our new factory

 

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Real professor black belt calls out a fake black belt

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Real professor black belt calls out a fake black belt

Real professor black belt calls out a fake black belt

Lеt’s sау thаt уоu’rе а ВЈЈ Іnstruсtоr аnd уоu hаvе twо studеnts thаt shоw uр tо јоіn уоur sсhооl оn thе sаmе dау. Yоu tаlk tо bоth оf thеsе рrоsресtіvе studеnts tо fіnd оut thеіr bасkgrоunds аnd thіs іs whаt уоu lеаrnеd аbоut bоth оf thеm:

Аftеr tаlkіng wіth Grаррlеr #1 (G1), уоu lеаrn thаt thіs grаррlеr
wаs:

– vеrу соnfіdеnt, shоwіng lіttlе оr nо sеlf-dоubt аbоut wаntіng tо асhіеvе thе ВЈЈ ВВ

– vеrу аthlеtіс аnd hаd bееn іnvоlvеd wіth mаrtіаl аrts sіnсе hе wаs а сhіld

– а blасk bеlt іn а trаdіtіоnаl mаrtіаl аrt

– а suссеssful роіnt-fіghtіng соmреtіtоr аnd еnјоуеd соmреtіng

– оwnеd еvеrу grаррlіng vіdео оn thе mаrkеt аt thе tіmе аnd wоuld sреnd hоurs wаtсhіng thоsе tареs

– hаd а dеdісаtеd аrеа іn hіs араrtmеnt fоr grаррlіng trаіnіng

Аftеr tаlkіng wіth Grаррlеr #2 (G2), уоu lеаrn thаt hе wаs:

– lасkеd sеlf-соnfіdеnсе, јust wаntеd tо trаіn аnd nоt surе аbоut асhіеvіng blасk bеlt bесаusе hе dіdn’t

thіnk thаt fаr аhеаd оr sее іt аs а gоаl

– wаsn’t vеrу аthlеtіс аnd hаd studу mаrtіаl аrts fоr а fеw уеаrs аs аn аdult

– nеvеr еаrnеd а blасk bеlt frоm аnоthеr stуlе bесаusе hе dіdn’t stау dеdісаtеd tо оnе stуlе lоng еnоugh

tо асhіеvе thе gоаl

– wаs аfrаіd tо соmреtе аnd аlwауs lоst іn thе fеw еvеnts thаt hе’d раrtісіраtеd іn durіng hіs рrеvіоus

mаrtіаl аrts ехреrіеnсе

– оwnеd оnlу оnе grаррlіng vіdео аnd dіdn’t wаtсh іt tоо оftеn bесаusе thе mоvеs sееmеd tоо bаsіс аnd

wеrеn’t thаt flаshу fоr hіm аt thе tіmе

Аs thе іnstruсtоr, іf уоu hаd tо mаkе а рrеdісtіоn whісh оf thеsе twо studеnts wоuld bесоmе а dеdісаtеd studеnt аnd соmmіt tо trаіnіng еnоugh tо bесоmе а blасk bеlt, whо wоuld уоu сhооsе?

Реrsоnаllу, І thіnk thе оbvіоus сhоісе іs G1. Іn fасt, thаt’s whо І wоuld’vе рісkеd tо bе thе mоrе соmmіttеd studеnt аnd еvеntuаllу еаrn а blасk bеlt. Wіth thаt bасkgrоund, G1 sееms guаrаntееd tо mаkе іt tо blасk bеlt аnd G2 рrоbаblу wоn’t mаkе іt bеуоnd other bеlts.

Аnd thаt’s whаt mаkеs lіfе funnу, bесаusе thіngs dоn’t аlwауs turn оut thе wау thеу арреаr іn thе bеgіnnіng. Іn rеаl lіfе, G1 (аn оld trаіnіng раrtnеr) wаs а gооd studеnt, а bіg fаn оf grаррlіng, аnd wіll оссаsіоnаllу drаg thе gі оut оf thе bоttоm оf hіs сlоsеt tо trаіn а lіttlе tо thіs dау…but nеvеr mаdе іt tо bluе bеlt! Іt wаs G2 (mе), thе оnе unlіkеlу tо mаkе іt bеуоnd other bеlts, thаt fоught thrоugh аll mу rоаdblосks tо rеасh blасk bеlt.

Тhе rеаsоn І gаvе thіs sсеnаrіо іs tо еmрhаsіzе thе роіnt thаt thеrе іs nо wау оf tеllіng “whо’ll mаkе іt tо blасk bеlt” оr nоt. Іf уоu fіnd уоursеlf сlоsеr tо G2 (mе) іn thе sсеnаrіо аbоvе, knоw thаt уоu
саn rеасh уоur blасk bеlt gоаl іf уоu’rе wіllіng tо wоrk hаrd, lіstеn tо thе реорlе аrоund уоu thаt hаvе bееn whеrе уоu’rе trуіng tо gо, аnd аlwауs bеlіеvе thаt уоu’rе gоіng tо асhіеvе уоur gоаl tо bесоmе а blасk bеlt, nо mаttеr hоw lоng іt tаkеs! Аnd іt mау tаkе а lоng tіmе аnd bе а dіffісult јоurnеу fоr уоu. Вut thе mоrе dіffісultу уоu еnсоuntеr аlоng thе wау, thе grеаtеr thе sаtіsfасtіоn wіll bе whеn уоu rеасh thе dеstіnаtіоn. Аnd уоur dеstіnаtіоn shоuld bе thе blасk bеlt!

Тhе оnlу thіng thаt саn stор уоu frоm rеасhіng уоur blасk bеlt gоаl іs уоu. Ѕо, dо уоu rеаllу wаnt tо bе а blасk bеlt…оr јust fаkіng іt?

Note: All video credits goes to professors Ruben Alvarez

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Selling or Buying Used BJJ Gear?

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Selling or Buying Used BJJ Gear?

@bjjfinder @jiujitsunow  Selling or Buying Used BJJ Gear?

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World Jiu-Jitsu 2017 Black / Adult / Female – Results

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World Jiu-Jitsu 2017 Black / Adult / Female - Results

BLACK / Adult / Female / Rooster

1 – Rikako Yuasa – Paraestra Shinagawa
2 – Rayanne Amanda Carmo dos Santos – Attack JJ Team – Belém PA
3 – Outi Järvilehto – Brasa CTA
3 – Serena Gabrielli – Flow

BLACK / Adult / Female / Light-Feather

1 – Ana Talita de Oliveira Alencar – Alliance
2 – Gezary Matuda Kubis Bandeira – American Top Team
3 – Kristina Sofia Puruganan Barlaan – Brasa CTA
3 – Thamires Diógenes de Aquino – GF Team

BLACK / Adult / Female / Feather

1 – Emilie Maxine M. H. Thylin – Gracie Humaita South Bay
2 – Ana Carolina Schmitt – Gracie Humaita
3 – Aarae Alexander – Team Lloyd Irvin
3 – Jaqueline de Moraes Amorim – CheckMat

BLACK / Adult / Female / Light

1 – Luiza Monteiro Moura da Costa – Ns Brotherhood
2 – Beatriz de Oliveira Mesquita – Gracie Humaita
3 – Jessica Cristina C. A. dos Santos – Elite Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Redmond
3 – Tammi Alana Musumeci – Brasa CTA

BLACK / Adult / Female / Middle

1 – Ana Carolina Vieira Srour – GF Team
2 – Monique Medeiros Elias – Alliance
3 – Amanda Loewen – SBG International (SBGI)
3 – Nivia de Souza Moura – Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu

BLACK / Adult / Female / Medium-Heavy

1 – Nathiely Karoline Melo de Jesus – Cicero Costha Internacional
2 – Andresa Correa – Alliance
3 – Jessica da Silva Oliveira – Gracie Barra
3 – Leah Roseanne Taylor – SBG International (SBGI)

BLACK / Adult / Female / Heavy

1 – Claudia Fernanda Onofre V. Doval – De La Riva JJ
2 – Talita Andrea Nogueira – Ns Brotherhood
3 – Fernanda Mazzelli Almeida Maio – Striker JJ

BLACK / Adult / Female / Super-Heavy

1 – Tayane Porfírio de Araújo – Alliance
2 – Venla Orvokki Luukkonen – Hilti BJJ Jyvaskyla

BLACK / Adult / Female / Open Class

1 – Tayane Porfírio de Araújo – Alliance
2 – Nathiely Karoline Melo de Jesus – Cicero Costha Internacional
3 – Beatriz de Oliveira Mesquita – Gracie Humaita
3 – Jessica da Silva Oliveira – Gracie Barra
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World Jiu-Jitsu 2017 Black / Adult / Male – Results

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World Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship

World Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship

BLACK / Adult / Male / Rooster

1 – Bruno da Silva Malfacine – Alliance
2 – Caio Terra – Brasa CTA
3 – Lucas dos Santos Pinheiro – AMBJJ – Alex Martins Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
3 – Tomoyuki Hashimoto – Brasa CTA

BLACK / Adult / Male / Light-Feather

1 – Michael Musumeci Jr. – Brasa CTA
2 – João Ricardo Bordignon Miyao – Cicero Costha Internacional
3 – Ary de Melo Farias – Atos Jiu-Jitsu
3 – Gabriel Afonso dos Santos Moraes – Alliance

BLACK / Adult / Male / Feather

1 – Rubens Charles Maciel – Alliance
2 – Leonardo Fernandes Saggioro – Brazilian Top Team Int.
3 – Gianni Paul Grippo – Alliance
3 – Shane Jamil Hill-Taylor – Team Lloyd Irvin

BLACK / Adult / Male / Light

1 – Lucas Alves Lepri – Alliance
2 – Roberto Satoshi de Souza – Bull-Terrier Bonsai
3 – Jhonny Loureiro Sigallis Souza – Alliance International
3 – Yan Lucas Cordeiro Paiva – Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu

BLACK / Adult / Male / Middle

1 – Gabriel Arges de Sousa – Gracie Barra
2 – Marcos Vinícius da Silva Tinoco – Alliance International
3 – Jaime Soares Canuto – GF Team International
3 – Otavio Ferreira de Sousa – Gracie Barra

BLACK / Adult / Male / Medium-Heavy

1 – Andre Luiz Leite Galvão – Atos Jiu-Jitsu
2 – Patrick Pontes Moura Santos Gaudio – GF Team
3 – Felipe Carsalade Araujo Pena – Gracie Barra
3 – Rômulo Claudio Barral – Gracie Barra

BLACK / Adult / Male / Heavy

1 – Nicholas de Barcellos Meregali – Alliance International
2 – Leandro Lo Pereira do Nascimento – Ns Brotherhood
3 – Dimitrius Soares Souza – Alliance
3 – Guilherme Augusto Soares Santos – Alliance

BLACK / Adult / Male / Super-Heavy

1 – Erberth Santos de Mesquita – Atos Jiu-Jitsu
2 – Bernardo Augusto Rocha de Faria – Alliance
3 – Luiz Fernando de Azevedo Panza – CheckMat
3 – Mahamed Aly Santos da Silva – Team Lloyd Irvin

BLACK / Adult / Male / Ultra-Heavy

1 – Marcus Vinícius Oliveira de Almeida – CheckMat
2 – Gustavo Dias Elias – Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu
3 – João Gabriel de Oliveira e S. Rocha – Soul Fighters BJJ
3 – Otavio de Souza Nalati – Team Lloyd Irvin

BLACK / Adult / Male / Open Class

1 – Marcus Vinícius Oliveira de Almeida – CheckMat
2 – Leandro Lo Pereira do Nascimento – Ns Brotherhood
3 – Erberth Santos de Mesquita – Atos Jiu-Jitsu
3 – Luiz Fernando de Azevedo Panza – CheckMat
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Pan iu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship 2017 – Academies Results

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PAN JIU-JITSU IBJJF CHAMPIONSHIP 2017- Academies Results

PAN JIU-JITSU IBJJF CHAMPIONSHIP 2017 – Academies Results

Results Of Academies

Adult Male

1 – Atos Jiu-Jitsu – 107
2 – Alliance – 81
3 – Nova União – 42
4 – Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu – 34
5 – GF Team – 28
6 – Ns Brotherhood – 27
7 – Brasa CTA – 25
8 – PSLPB Cicero Costha – 24
9 – Gracie Barra – 23
10 – Soul Fighters BJJ – 21

 

Adult Female

1 – Alliance – 45
2 – Brasa CTA – 38
3 – Soul Fighters BJJ – 37
4 – Atos Jiu-Jitsu – 32
5 – Gracie Humaita South Bay – 22
6 – Gracie Humaita – 17
7 – Gracie Barra – 17
8 – Team Lloyd Irvin – 16
9 – Zenith BJJ – 15
10 – Ns Brotherhood – 13

 

Masters

1 – Alliance – 213
2 – Gracie Barra – 211
3 – Gracie Humaita – 140
4 – Ribeiro Jiu-Jitsu – 136
5 – Carlson Gracie Team – 130
6 – Atos Jiu-Jitsu – 119
7 – Brazilian Top Team – 96
8 – Brasa CTA – 93
9 – Zenith BJJ – 73
10 – Soul Fighters BJJ – 71

 

Juvenile

1 – Atos Jiu-Jitsu – 94
2 – Alliance – 53
3 – Team Lloyd Irvin – 35
4 – Over Limit BJJ – 30
5 – LEAD BJJ – 22
6 – Brasa CTA – 15
7 – GF Team – 13
8 – Ares BJJ – 13
9 – Relson Gracie – 12
10 – CheckMat – 11

 

Novice

1 – Pedigo Submission Fighting – 46
2 – Gracie Barra – 45
3 – CheckMat – 42
4 – Atos Jiu-Jitsu – 33
5 – Alliance – 27
6 – One Jiu-Jitsu USA – 23
7 – Carlson Gracie Team – 22
8 – Teixeira Garcia Brazilian Jiu Jitsu – 22
9 – Kimura BJJ USA – 18
10 – Paragon BJJ Academy – 12

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