Registration for the 2014 IBJJF Munich International Open is open with the deadline approaching. The second edition of the event will be the Winter Open on Mar. 1.
Last year the IBJJF expanded to Munich for the first time and saw a variety of not just teams but countries represented. Local stars in Europe won their golds like Roger Gracie black belt Oliver Geddes as well as athletes competing in their first tournament ever. Even Faisal Alkitbe of United Arab Emirates made his way to Germany and earned a champion title in the brown belt super heavy division.
This year the tournament has a list of athletes from at least twenty countries including Germany, Italy, Austria, Poland, Sweden, Denmark, United States, England, Norway, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Philippines, France, Netherlands, Jordan, Greece, Brazil and more.
Represent your country in a truly international championship by registering before Feb. 21 at www.ibjjf.org
Watch the variety of athletes and spectators at the 2013 Munich Open: