Dates, Locations Announced For ADCC Trials In 2021

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If you want to compete at the 2022 ADCC World Championships then you need to know the dates for the ADCC Trials scheduled for 2021. Invites are extremely limited and highly exclusive, meaning it is nearly essential to enter a qualifying event to guarantee your place at the biennial ADCC World Championships. 

The ADCC Trials event originally scheduled to take place in late 2020 were all postponed due to the global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. We now know the dates and locations for these rescheduled events, which are as below: 

ADCC European, Middle East and African Championship 

Date: September 18, 2021

Location: Luboń, Poland

Website: https://www.panel-rejestracyjny.pl/events/52-adcc-european-championship-2020

ADCC North American (East Coast) Trials 

Date: November 6, 2021

Location: New Jersey

Website: https://www.adcctrials.net/

ADCC Asia & Oceania Championship 

Date: December 11, 2021

Location: Singapore


Weight classes winners qualify for the ADCC World Championship. 

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