Pan-Ams

  • IBJJF Announces Dates For the 2020 Pan American Championships

    Last night the IBJJF made a sudden announcement that surely surprised the jiu-jitsu community. With jiu-jitsu events slowly moving to get back on track since the COVID lockdowns, the IBJJF announced that they will also resume action by setting a new date and location for the 2020 Pan...
  • Jiu-Jitsu Tournaments Affected by Coronavirus

    The worldwide Coronavirus outbreak, already declared by the World Health Organization (WHO) as an ongoing pandemic, has affected the jiu-jitsu community in many ways, just one week before the IBJJF Pan American Championships.  The tournament was scheduled to start on March 18 but has now been canceled with no...
  • It’s Official; IBJJF 2020 Pan Ams Have Been Canceled!

    In the latest development of global concern over the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the IBJJF has been working to address this year’s 2020 Pan American Championships held at the University of California Irvine. The IBJJF has officially released its official statement concerning this matter earlier today. In an effort to prevent...
  • Fighting Away From Home: Travel Tips For the Jiujiteiro

    Jiu-Jitsu and travel are always together. A good example could be when Mitsuyo Maeda traveled from Japan to Brazil. Nowadays, is common to find a BJJ competitor, competing out from the tropical weather of Rio de Janeiro to the dry desert of Las Vegas. It’s a huge change that...
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