The IBJJ Pro League is shaping up more and more each day.
New names are announced every 24 hours, and the roster is getting close to being completed.
On top of that, today the League announced an extra bonus for its participants.
Besides each divisional winner receiving $5,000, nor will the runner-up from each category go home empty handed.
A $1,000 prize will be given to the athletes who finish in second place.
Check out the names the League has released as participants in each category so far:
Up to 64kg – Koji Shibamoto, Laercio Fernandes, Daniel Beleza, Caio Terra, Rafael Freitas
Up to 76kg – Augusto Mendes, Jonathan Torres, Leandro Lo Nascimento, Samir Chantre, Lucas Lepri, Rubens Charles Maciel
Up to 88.3kg – Bruno Antunes, Romulo Barral, Otavio Sousa
Over 88.3kg – Gustavo Pires, Bruno Bastos
As a reminder to black belts, the 2012 Long Beach Fall International Open is a qualifying event for the IBJJ Pro League.
The winners of each black belt division will automatically qualify for the Pro League.
Both the LB Fall Open and the Pro League take place next December 8, at the Long Beach Pyramid.
For more info, go to ibjjf.org