The Abu Dhabi Combat Club‘s submission grappling competitions are held every two years and are widely regarded as being the premier event to find the best no-gi competitors on the planet. The International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation‘s annual World Championships, also referred to as the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Mundials, are considered the highest platform for BJJ competitors wearing the gi.
Which do you find to be more exciting? I know it is a tough choice, but for this poll you have to pick just one!
And just so you can start planning now, here are some important dates for you:
- 2009 IBJJF Mundials: June 4 – 7, Los Angeles
- 2009 ADCC Finals: still to be announced! However at the moment we know that the US Trials will be held January 10 & 11 for the west coast at Cal State’s Long Beach Pyramid and on January 17 & 18 in New York at a location to be announced shortly.