European Jiu-Jitsu Championships Underway
The European Championship is the most prestigious and largest Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament held in Europe by the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation. The tournament got underway today and runs through to January 31st in “Complexo Municipal Esportivo do Casal Vistoso”, Rua João Silva, Lisbon, Portugal.
2009 World Jiu-Jitsu Lightweight Champion Michael Langhi (Alliance), 2009 World Jiu-Jitsu Light Featherweight Champion Guilherme Mendes (Atos) and 2009 World Jiu-Jitsu Roosterweight Champion Bruno Malfacine (Alliance) have registered for the event.
Sunday will be when the Brown/Black, Black belt and National Team finals take place.
Weight Category (Adult/Master/Senior)
Schedule, Sunday – 31/Jan/2010
|Black Adult – Rooster to Medium Heavy|
|13:30||Black Adult – Heavy to Ultra Heavy|
|Brown Male Adult – Open Class|
|14:45||Black Master – Open Class|
|Black Senior – Open Class|
|16:00||Black Adult – Finals|
|Brown/Black Female – Finals|
|Purple Belt – National Teams Match|
|Brown/Black – National Teams Match|