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Completed, Jun 10, 2017
 

The future stars of jiu-jitsu -- a private, innovative event for the best prospects from around the world.

  1. Top BJJ Prospect Ronaldo Junior Makes Major Team Move

    Top BJJ Prospect Ronaldo Junior Makes Major Team Move

    Nov 9, 2017

    Ronaldo Junior has enjoyed a gigantic year in 2017, and the purple belt is capping it off with a major team move.
  2. The #1 Purple Belt In The World Shows He's Got What It Takes At Brown Too

    The #1 Purple Belt In The World Shows He's Got What It Takes At Brown Too

    Jun 20, 2017

    The winner of the heavyweight bracket at the Royal II Invitational was a newly-promoted brown belt, coming off his third world title at purple belt (2016 weight and absolute, 2017 weight) and #1 in the world in the IBJJF rankings. Victor Hugo is another 20-year-old with a star future ahead of him.
  3. ROYAL Delivers The Future Stars Of Jiu-Jitsu

    ROYAL Delivers The Future Stars Of Jiu-Jitsu

    Jun 11, 2017

    The most prestigious colored belt tournament in the World delivered an action packed event on Saturday in Solona Beach, California. Blue, purple and brown belts from all over the world converged on Studio 540 to put it all on the line just one week after the IBJJF World Championships. And while many up and coming stars continued to shine bright there were a few newcomers who announced themselves with authority.
  4. ROYAL Brackets Released!

    ROYAL Brackets Released!

    Jun 10, 2017

    Take a look at the final brackets for the mega-tournament on Saturday.
  5. FloSports Weekly Viewing Guide:  June 5-11

    FloSports Weekly Viewing Guide: June 5-11

    Jun 8, 2017

    In our weekly viewing guide, we list the best live coverage and original storytelling coming up across each of our sites. If you have Apple TV 4 or Roku, watch all of these live events and documentaries on your TV at home.
  6. When To Watch The Best Blue, Purple & Brown Belts In Action

    When To Watch The Best Blue, Purple & Brown Belts In Action

    Jun 1, 2017

    One of the most exciting things about the IBJJF World Championships is watching the young and hungry breakthrough talents from the ranks of the blue, purple and brown belt divisions. The top colored belts of today are the future black belt world champions of tomorrow.