Grappling Bulletin: Musumecis, Dante Leon Join Daisy Fresh Team
Oct 18, 2021From little acorns do mighty oaks grow. The Daisy Fresh team was the dream of a humble mid-western American jiu-jitsu lover and has become one of the best-known and beloved team active in modern jiu-jitsu.
Brackets Released For The 2021 IBJJF No-Gi World Championships
Oct 5, 2021The IBJJF has released the brackets and schedule for the four-day long 2021 No-Gi World Championships, which begins on Thursday, October 7, and conclude Sunday, October 10.
Grappling Bulletin: The New Wave of Grapplers is Making The Gi Cool Again
Oct 4, 2021You may have guessed that we really, really like no-gi here at FloGrappling. From working with the best no-gi tournament in the world (ADCC) to investing in our own ongoing series of events (WNO), we're all about making this spectator-friendly subset of jiu-jitsu a go-to for grappling fans all over the world.
Grappling Bulletin: ADCC's Year-Long Build-Up Begins at European Trials
Sep 20, 2021The year-long qualification process for the 2022 ADCC World Championships is one of the most fascinating things in jiu-jitsu. I love watching the divisions take shape as Trials winners earn their spot at the best-known no-gi tournament in the world, and the names of those invited slowly get revealed.
Grappling World Team Trials are Coming
Sep 13, 2021The UWW Grappling World Championships will be held 28-31 October in Belgrade, Serbia. On October 9, USA Grappling (USAG) is hosting the Grappling World Team Trials for athletes looking to represent Team USA.
Grappling Bulletin: ADCC Trials, A Major Team Fragments, Tonon's Title Shot
Sep 13, 2021If there's one thing I was reminded of at Pans is that after a long time with no major tournaments, it was really, really good to see high level matches in the gi.
The Black Belt Finals Are Set At 2021 Pans: Day 4 Recap
Sep 5, 2021Day four of the 2021 IBJJF Pan Championships is in the books, and the stage is set for the final rounds of the black belt tournament.
Pans Black Belt Absolute Brackets Released! See The Open Weight Divisions
Sep 4, 2021The 2021 IBJJF Pan Championships absolute division begins today. The male and female open class division will run through several rounds until the finalists have been determined. Watch the absolute brackets on FloGrappling today, and the finals tomorrow.
Grappling Bulletin: The Race For Submission Of The Year Continues
Aug 30, 2021A few days from now 2021 will be two-thirds complete. The final four months of the year are crammed with both gi and no-gi grappling events and will no doubt bring us countless contenders for the FloGrappling end of year awards. Let's use this time, this brief calm before the storm, to quickly take a look at some of the most notable moments so far.
2021 IBJJF Pan Championship Brackets Released!
Aug 29, 2021The IBJJF has released the brackets and schedule for the five-day long 2021 Pan Championships, which begins on Wednesday, September 1. Find the brackets by division here, or see the event schedule by day here.
Men's Heavyweight WNO Championship Division Released!
Aug 25, 2021Update (Sept 22) — Luiz Panza is out; 2021 No-Gi Pan Champ Giancarlo Bodoni has taken his place.
Two WNO Title Belts On The Line On October 20
Aug 24, 2021FloGrappling’s WNO will crown two champions on Wednesday, October 20, as the female flyweight and bantamweight belts will be disputed in the main and co-main event.
Grappling Bulletin: Coral Belt Yvonne Duarte Makes Jiu-Jitsu History
Aug 23, 2021One of the best-known slogans in grappling is "jiu-jitsu for everyone". This is the motto of Gracie Barra, the world's largest network of Brazilian jiu-jitsu gyms, and it reflects their mission of getting all kinds of people onto the mats and practicing this amazing art we all love so much.
ADCC European Trials Moving Ahead In September
Aug 20, 2021The first ADCC trials is set to move ahead as planned on September 18 in Lubon, Poland. Athletes from Europe, Africa and the Middle Eastern region will be able to qualify for the ADCC World Championships in 2022 with a gold medal in this tournament.
Roberto Cyborg, Vagner Rocha Respond To Involvement with Marcel Goncalves
Aug 17, 2021FloGrappling Note: Abuse and harassment stands at odds with the core values as taught by martial arts. FloGrappling stands with victims. If you or somebody you know has been affected by sexual harassment or abuse please seek assistance from law enforcement. For more information and resources go to www.rainn.org.