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BJJ World Master 2016: Rodrigo “Comprido” Medeiros teaches how to apply an acrobatic guard pass HEADLINES highlights Photos Techniques 

BJJ World Master 2016: Rodrigo “Comprido” Medeiros teaches how to apply an acrobatic guard pass

SHARE THIS NEWS The World Master Jiu-Jitsu 2016, set to take place Aug. 25 through 27 at the Las Vegas Convention Center Halls, in Nevada, is packed with black belt world champions, and Rodrigo “Comprido” Medeiros is part of this select group. The two-time absolute world champ is going to compete in the master-2 super-heavyweight class. Before the tournament, he teaches how to apply an acrobatic guard pass. Check it out! powered by Gallerr ©

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BJJ World Masters 2016: Rafael Lovato Jr. teaches how to sweep starting from half-guard HEADLINES highlights Photos Techniques 

BJJ World Masters 2016: Rafael Lovato Jr. teaches how to sweep starting from half-guard

SHARE THIS NEWS A black belt under Xande and Saulo Ribeiro, super-heavyweight Rafael Lovato Jr. is confirmed for the BJJ World Masters 2016, set to take place Aug. 25 through 27 at the Las Vegas Convention Center Halls, in Nevada. Lovato was the second non-Brazilian (the first was BJ Penn in 2000) to have won a world title at the black belt. To celebrate the participation of Lovato in the World Masters, remember one of his favorite techniques, which he showed exclusively f or GRACIEMAG: the sweep dubbed “joga fora…

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Check out the best shots from Gordon Ryan vs. Keenan Cornelius at Grappling Industries, in New York HEADLINES highlights Photos 

Check out the best shots from Gordon Ryan vs. Keenan Cornelius at Grappling Industries, in New York

SHARE THIS NEWS Gordon Ryan faced Keenan Cornelius at the Grappling Industries event. The tournament happened on August 13 in New York. Gordon conquered an incredible victory against one of the best competitors of the Jiu-Jitsu scene in a no-gi match with submission-only rules. Gordon, a black belt under Garry Tonon, and John Danaher and represents Renzo Gracie Team, finished Cornelius with an inside heel hook. Check out the best shots taken by Tiago Molinos. powered by Gallerr ©

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Watch 2016 Olympic silver medalist judoka Travis Stevens battle Paulo Miyao at Copa Podio 2013 HEADLINES highlights Photos 

Watch 2016 Olympic silver medalist judoka Travis Stevens battle Paulo Miyao at Copa Podio 2013

SHARE THIS NEWS Rio 2016 Olympic silver medalist judoka Travis Stevens also trains Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He’s a black belt under Renzo Gracie, and has tested his skills often in BJJ competitions. In 2013, Travis was invited to fight at Copa Podio’s Middleweight Grand Prix. The battles that attracted the most attention were his two fights against Paulo Miyao. Check out the best pictures of these bouts. powered by Gallerr ©

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Former UFC champion Murilo Bustamante teaches a lapel sweep with De la Riva hook HEADLINES highlights Photos Techniques 

Former UFC champion Murilo Bustamante teaches a lapel sweep with De la Riva hook

SHARE THIS NEWS Murilo Bustamante is a black belt under legendary master Carlson Gracie. A Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu world champion and former UFC champion, Bustamante is one of the most important names in martial arts of all time. Below, the founder of BTT shows how to apply a lapel sweep with De La Riva hook. powered by Gallerr ©

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Mike Fowler teaches how to pass the inverted half guard from kimura attack highlights News Photos Posts 

Mike Fowler teaches how to pass the inverted half guard from kimura attack

SHARE THIS NEWS BJJ black belt under Lloyd Irvin, Milke Fowler is a specialist in half guard. In 2009, when he came to compete in Brazil, Fowler showed to Graciemag readers how to pass the inverted half guard from kimura attack. Pay attention to details and add it to your game. powered by Gallerr ©

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Inside the private BJJ camp in Ibiza with Rodolfo Vieira, Marcus Buchecha and Leandro Lo HEADLINES highlights News Photos 

Inside the private BJJ camp in Ibiza with Rodolfo Vieira, Marcus Buchecha and Leandro Lo

SHARE THIS NEWS What do you think spending five days training with the best BJJ fighters in the world? And to get more interesting, the training camp takes place in the paradisiacal Ibiza, in Spain. For the second consecutive year, the businessman Augusto Frota, a black belt under Rodrigo Minotauro, invited the world champions Marcus Buchecha, Rodolfo Vieira and Leandro Lo to perform an exclusive camp, limited to 20 participants. The Private BJJ Camp began on July 25 and ends today, July 29. There were 5 days of exclusive Brazilian…

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The best shots from Rio Winter International Jiu-Jitsu Open 2016 Coverages HEADLINES News Photos Posts 

The best shots from Rio Winter International Jiu-Jitsu Open 2016

SHARE THIS NEWS Erberth Santos was the big name at Rio Winter International Open 2016. He conquered the double-gold and it stands as one of the best fighters of this season. “I imposed my game on Saturday, finishing every fight, and at the absolute final, I got one more submission. After my final with (Marcus) Buchecha at the Worlds, I worked a lot the leglocks when the game gets tied together with my coaches in Almeida Jiu-Jitsu, and is working”, told the absolute champion of the Rio Open and number…

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2016 New York Summer International Open Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship highlights Photos 

2016 New York Summer International Open Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship

SHARE THIS NEWS The New York Summer International Open Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship took place at Nat Holman Gym (CCNY), in New York. The event started today with a Gi competitions and will finish this Sunday, July 17, with the Gi and No-Gi fights. powered by Gallerr ©

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Rio Winter International Open Jiu-Jitsu: Erberth Santos vs. Patrick Gaudio and Bia Mesquita vs. Nadia Melo Coverages HEADLINES highlights News Photos Posts 

Rio Winter International Open Jiu-Jitsu: Erberth Santos vs. Patrick Gaudio and Bia Mesquita vs. Nadia Melo

SHARE THIS NEWS One of the most traditional BJJ events in Rio de Janeiro, the Rio Winter International Open Jiu-Jitsu took place at Tijuca Tênis Clue, in Rio de Janeiro. Today, July 17, happened the absolute black belt. At the male division, Erberth Santos defeated Victor Bomfim and will fight at the final against Patrick Gaudio, who eliminated Fernandinho Reis at semifinal. At the female division, Beatriz Mesquita will clash against Nádia Melo at the absolute final. The absolute final takes place tomorrow, July 18, at the Tijuca Tennis Club. powered…

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2016 Worlds: the ultimate photo gallery of the black belt finals HEADLINES highlights Photos Posts 

2016 Worlds: the ultimate photo gallery of the black belt finals

SHARE THIS NEWS Once again, the black belt finals were the highlight point of the World Jiu-Jitsu championship. The best competitors in the world left all they got on the mats and our photographers were there to register. Here are 200+ images that prove how awesome the Sunday in Long Beach was. Click to browse. Coverage brought to you by Gameness.

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Countdown to the 2016 Worlds: the thrills, the drama and the most amazing pictures of last year’s edition HEADLINES highlights Photos Posts 

Countdown to the 2016 Worlds: the thrills, the drama and the most amazing pictures of last year’s edition

SHARE THIS NEWS   With the 2016 World Jiu-Jitsu championship rapidly approaching we still have time to look back into last year’s edition. As always, there were all kinds of thrills and drama and we have the images to prove it. Here are 50 pictures covering the camps before the action all the way to the celebration after all champions were crowned. Just roll the page down and relive what happens when the best Jiu-Jitsu competitors in the world gather in the same room. Don’t forget to register for the…

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2016 WPJJC: they fought, they won, they celebrated HEADLINES highlights Photos Posts 

2016 WPJJC: they fought, they won, they celebrated

SHARE THIS NEWS Few things can be harder to achieve than a gold medal in a high-level Jiu-Jitsu competition. The preparation, the sacrifices, the doubts and the sheer quality of opponents make it all more tasteful when the victory finally comes. That’s why champions usually experience a burst of emotions the moment they realize they have achieved their goals. At this past week’s WPJJC, our photographers were able to capture several of those moments and we have put them together in this thrilling photo gallery.

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2016 WPJJC: the ultimate photo gallery of the black belt finals that set Abu Dhabi on fire HEADLINES highlights Photos Posts 

2016 WPJJC: the ultimate photo gallery of the black belt finals that set Abu Dhabi on fire

SHARE THIS NEWS   The black belt finals at the 2016 WPJJC this Saturday had all the ingredients to become instant classics. They had non-stop action, the highest level of technique, lots of drama and thrills to spare. Our news team was right there to capture all that in 69 images that will leave you wanting more. Browse away and relive the excitement!    

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2016 WPJJC: the best images from the black belt divisions this Friday HEADLINES highlights Photos Posts 

2016 WPJJC: the best images from the black belt divisions this Friday

SHARE THIS NEWS The early rounds of the black belt weight classes were nothing short of amazing this Friday, at the 2016 WPJJC. Our team stayed mat side up until the very last second of the last match to bring you the best images of all the action. Browse through more than 70 images and relive all the thrills of matches like Pena vs. Galvão, Barral vs. Calasans, Erberth vs. Faisal, etc.  

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2016 WPJJC: 92 images that prove how awesome the open class division this Thursday really was HEADLINES Photos Posts 

2016 WPJJC: 92 images that prove how awesome the open class division this Thursday really was

SHARE THIS NEWS Here are 92 images that will help you relive the thrills of the black belt (brown/black for women) open class at the 2016 WPJJC. You will catch the best moments tnat led our four finalists (Felipe Pena, Jose Junior, Tayane Porfirio and Bia Mesquita) to earn their spots in the gold medal deciders. You will also see amazing images of top notch black belts like Leandro Lo, Claudio Calasans Jr, Andre Galvão, Erberth Santos, Roberto Cyborg, Luiza Monteiro, Fernanda Mazzelli, Jessica Trindade, etc. Just browse and get…

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