Julia Alves is a brown belt representing GF Team. She is a 2021 IBJJF Brazilian National Champion.
Andrew Shines, Pessanha Wins 4th, Al Katheeri Makes History At World Pro
Nov 21, 2022Zayed Al Katheeri made history on Saturday in Abu Dhabi, becoming the first UAE-born athlete to win gold in the black belt pro division at the Abu Dhabi World Pro.
The Standout Blue, Purple & Brown Belts Vying For Worlds Gold
Jun 2, 2022Before the black belts take the mats at the Walter Pyramid, droves of blue, purple, and brown belts will have their opportunity to try and earn an IBJJF World Championship in the junior categories.
2nd ADCC Trials in Brazil: Who's In, How To Watch, Brackets & More
Feb 12, 2022The list of confirmed names who will compete at the 2022 ADCC continues to grow, and we'll see another seven athletes qualify at this weekend's Brazilian Trials.
Grappling Bulletin: Gi and No-Gi Is Colliding, And It's A Good Thing
Jan 31, 2022The future of grappling has never looked brighter. The frenzy of excitement for the ADCC 2022 World Championships shows no sign of abating, and it's still eight months away. The continued growth of WNO and other professional no-gi events means athletes have more opportunities to showcase their skills and earn money than ever before.
Galvao, Andrey, Tulio & More Confirmed For The ADCC South American Trials
Jan 11, 2022The 2022 South American ADCC Trials are now just a few weeks away. On February 5th, five male athletes will earn their spots in the 2022 ADCC World Championships by fighting through a bracket of ambitious opponents. A week later, on February 12th, five more males and two female athletes will punch their tickets to Las Vegas, the home of ADCC 2022.