I hope you were able to watch the live stream of the 2011 Pan Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Irvine on BudoVideos.com today. What a weekend! We saw upsets, new and impressive faces, old stars… everything a jiu-jitsu fanatic wants out of an event.
- Light feather: Gezary Bandeira (ATT) defeated Angelica Vieira (Atos Jiu-Jitsu) by submission.
- Feather: Michelle Nicolini (CheckMat) defeated Fabiana Borges (Gracie Barra) by submission.
- Lightweight: Beatriz Mesquita (Gracie Humaita) was given the gold medal by teammate Ana Carolina Lebre. They did not fight. (See Closing Out Brackets)
- Middleweight: Luanna Alzuguir (Alliance) defeated Hannete Staack (Brazil 021) by points.
- Medium heavy: Luiza Monteiro (CheckMat BJJ) won the gold by default when her opponent Carolyn Stephenson (Renzo Gracie) was not present to compete.
- Heavyweight: Gabrielle Garcia (Alliance) defeated Tammy Griego (Gracie Barra) by points.
- Absolute: Luanna Alzuguir (Alliance) was given the gold medal by teammate Gabrielle Garcia. They did not fight.
- Rooster: Rafael de Freitas (Gracie Barra) defeated Felipe Costa (Brasa) by referee decision.
- Light feather: Caio Terra (Gracie Fighter) defeated Bruno Malfacine (Alliance) by an advantage.
- Featherweight: Bruno Frazatto (Atos) was given the gold medal by teammate Rafael Mendes. They did not fight.
- Lightweight: Lucas Lepri (Alliance) was given the gold medal by teammate Michael Langhi. They did not fight.
- Middleweight: Claudio Calasans defeated Lucas Leite (CheckMat) by wristlock.
- Middle Heavy: Andre Galvao (Atos) defeated Eduardo Santoro (Cia Paulista) on points.
- Heavyweight: Rodolfo Vieira (GF Team) defeated Bernardo Faria (Alliance) on points.
- Super heavyweight: Marcus “Buchecha” Vinicius (CheckMat) defeated Bruno Bastos (Nova Uniao) by choke.
- Ultra heavy: Antonio Braga Neto (AB MMA) defeated Antonio Carlos Peinado (Alliance) by points.
- Absolute: Rodolfo Vieira (GF Team) defeated Bernardo Faria (Alliance) on points.
Total event competitors: 2,750
Total event referees working under the watchful eye of head referee Alvaro Mansur: 33