The 2014 World Jiu-Jitsu added two new free seminars to the schedule.
Carlson Gracie’s black belt Ricardo Libório will be teaching a class on October 19.
On the same day, world champion Leo Nogueira will join forces with former UFC light-heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida for another free seminar.
Marcus Buchecha, Leo Veira, the Mendes Bros, Bruno Malfacine, Rodrigo Cavaca & Robert Drysdale, Augusto Tanquinho & Mackenzie Dern, Jean Jacques Machado, Caio Terra, Braulio Estima and Roberto Cyborg will be teaching seminars.
All seminars at the WJJE will be in the gi.
Three IBJJF events will take place during the Expo: IBJJF Pro League, the American Nationals Kids and the Long Beach Open.
Ten superfights are also already confirmed:
Gianni Grippo vs. Augusto Tanquinho
Nino Schembri vs. Vitor Shaolin
Robson Moura vs. Marcos Parrumpinha
Tim Spriggs vs. Leo Nogueira
João Assis vs. Rolles Gracie (no-gi)
Caio Terra vs. Jeff Curran
Samir Chantre vs. Baret Yoshida
AJ Agazarm vs. Bruno Frazatto
Kit Dale vs. Ricardo Rezende
Zak Maxwell vs. Alexandre Pulga
For more info and for tickets, go to worldjiujitsuexpo.com.
Go to ibjjf.com to register for the tournaments.