picture of COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic Grappling Coverage

Mar 4 - 31
 

A central hub for all of our COVID-19 / coronavirus pandemic grappling-related news.

  1. Caio Terra Closes Gym Indefinitely Due To Impact of COVID-19

    Caio Terra Closes Gym Indefinitely Due To Impact of COVID-19

    Aug 27, 2020

    Multiple-time world champion Caio Terra has announced the closure of his San Jose gym due to the impact of the COVID-19 global pandemic. 

  2. Jiu-Jitsu Coach In China Shares Harsh Reality Of Coronavirus Experience

    Jiu-Jitsu Coach In China Shares Harsh Reality Of Coronavirus Experience

    Mar 23, 2020

    Matt Huttner is a first-degree black belt instructor at Absolute MMA in Shanghai, and saw firsthand the effect the coronavirus outbreak had on day-to-day life. 

  3. UPDATED: Get In On Cyborg's #CoronaChallenge

    UPDATED: Get In On Cyborg's #CoronaChallenge

    Mar 20, 2020

    Jiu-Jitsu power couple, Roberto "Cyborg" Abreu and Maggie Grindatti are keeping grapplers busy with daily jiu-jitsu techniques, yoga flows and workout sessions everyone can do at home.

  4. IBJJF Announces World Championship Will Not Go Ahead in May-June 2020

    IBJJF Announces World Championship Will Not Go Ahead in May-June 2020

    Mar 18, 2020

    The effect of coronavirus on global sporting events continues. 

  5. The Jiu-Jitsu & Grappling Events Canceled by Coronavirus

    The Jiu-Jitsu & Grappling Events Canceled by Coronavirus

    Mar 17, 2020

    The COVID-19 coronavirus has shut down sporting events and seen the cancelation of leagues and seasons. Here's a timeline of how it affected the jiu-jitsu world.

  6. How Grapplers Can Protect Themselves During the Coronavirus Pandemic

    How Grapplers Can Protect Themselves During the Coronavirus Pandemic

    Mar 13, 2020

    Practice good hygiene, avoid training jiu-jitsu, stay away from the gym but do not cancel your membership. Here are key things every grappler can do during the pandemic. 

  7. Jiu-Jitsu & Coronavirus Update: Gyms Closed, Events Canceled

    Jiu-Jitsu & Coronavirus Update: Gyms Closed, Events Canceled

    Mar 12, 2020

    Here's what we know about how coronavirus is affecting jiu-jitsu in the USA and beyond, including which gyms are closed and which tournaments are canceled.

  8. Mikey, AJ, Edwin And Others React To Pans Cancellation

    Mikey, AJ, Edwin And Others React To Pans Cancellation

    Mar 12, 2020

    The IBJJF had to take the unprecedented move of canceling one of their major events this week when they announced that the 2020 Pan Championship would not take place after the University of California Irvine suspended all events on the campus. 

  9. Keenan Cornelius Closes Legion Jiu-Jitsu Gym For Coronavirus Prevention

    Keenan Cornelius Closes Legion Jiu-Jitsu Gym For Coronavirus Prevention

    Mar 12, 2020

    Keenan Cornelius has taken a bold step toward COVID-19 (coronavirus) prevention by temporarily closing his gym, Legion Jiu-Jitsu. 

  10. IBJJF Pan Jiu-Jitsu Championship Canceled Due To Coronavirus Prevention

    IBJJF Pan Jiu-Jitsu Championship Canceled Due To Coronavirus Prevention

    Mar 11, 2020

    The 2020 IBJJF Pan, one of the biggest jiu-jitsu events on the IBJJF calendar, has been canceled due to preventative measures being taken against COVID-19.