Arizona State Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation
The Arizona Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation’s mission is to promote and encourage the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in the State of Arizona, certifying and endorsing schools and instructors qualified to teach Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. The AZSBJJF is affiliated with the United States Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation and the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation, which is the sport’s highest body and involves all the local federations spread around the globe. We are committed to promoting the best Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Tournaments in the Southwest and to following all the IBJJF standards, including rules and divisions. All AZSBJJF Tournaments are exclusively promoted by GD Jiu-Jitsu Events.
As a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitor it is important to understand the ranking system the AZSBJJF follows. We have broken our ranking system down into a few chapters. For new Jiu-Jitsu competitors it is important to familiarize yourself with this information.
Some historians of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu say that the origins of “the gentle art” can be traced back to India, where it was practiced by Buddhist Monks. Concerned with self-defense, these monks created techniques based upon principles of balance and leverage …
As a The AZSBJJF is a proud supporter and active contributor towards the improvement and enrichment of its community. In these tough times, the AZSBJJF recognizes the importance of being involved in Community Services. By including donation …