Congratulations Omar Rodriguez! One more Black Belt in Az…..

Monday, September 5th, 2016

14212735_10209701539752499_2180403277886925509_n Congratulations Omar Rodriguez!

Omar Rodriguez from Atos West Phoenix was promoted to Black Belt on Saturday Sept 3 by Kevin Scott and Andre Galvao.

Two more Black Belts In Arizona….

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

14192569_1666689746982265_6365145657037816547_n We have two more new Black Belts In Arizona. Jesse Forbs of GD Jiu-Jitsu and Roger Mejia of Casa Grande BJJ both received their Black Belts from Gustavo Dantas last Night. Make sure to congratulate these two on their achievement.

2 New Black Belts in Arizona

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

13730919_1215241608499800_1417599824850478544_o CONGRATULATION’S TO SEAN DOWNIE AND LOGAN JEWELL…..

Congratulations to Sean Downie and Logan Jewell of Lotus Club Fight & Fitness. They received their Black Belts Friday night July 22 by  Professor Eduardo Santos 3rd Degree Black Belt of Lotus Club Jiu Jitsu International.

Sean and Logan are the Head instructors at Lotus Club Fight & Fitness located 18700 N 107TH AVE SUITE 8 SUN CITY, AZ 85373. Lotus Club Fight & Fitness is connected through the internationally recognized and respected Lotus Club Brazilian Jiu Jitsu affiliation. We at the Arizona State BJJ Federation would like to congratulate you both on your great achievement. Oss


2016 AZ Masters BJJ Cup

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

The 2016 Arizona Masters BJJ Cup will take place on December 10th at Phoenix College located at 1202 W. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85013 Tazmasterscup2016-registerhis tournament is dedicated only to Masters Competitors (+30 years old). The 2016 AZ Masters Cup will offer Masters 1,2 & 3 Divisions (Gi only).


$2000 total CASH PRIZE for the Male Black Belts Master 1, 2 and 3 Open class winners! Also Female Black Belt Master 1 Open class winner! (*$500 per division)

*Black Belt competitors must provide valid IBJJF Black Belt ID Card in order to sign up. Please contact for more info.

If you have any questions on this tournament please email or call toll free 855-490-8880.

Happy 4th of July

Monday, July 4th, 2016


Team Results for the Az State BJJ Championship

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016


Results for the Adult Teams

1st GD Jiu-Jitsu Academy
2nd Ares/Nava BJJ
3rd Power MMA
4th BJJ Revolution
AZ Combat Sports

Results for the Kids Teams

1st One Jiu Jitsu
2nd Lotus Club Jiu Jitsu
3rd Power MMA
4th Ares/Nava BJJ
GD Jiu-Jitsu/Horizons M.A.

Individual Division winners results are posted on

Az State BJJ Championship’s TOMORROW!!!!

Friday, June 24th, 2016


AZ BJJ State Schedule

8:30am Open Doors
10:00am Kindergarten 1 & 2 All White Belts
Pre-Teen 1 White Belt (Light Feather & Feather)
10:30am Pre-Teen 1 White Belt (Light to Ultra)
Pre-Teen 2 White Belt (Rooster to Light)
11:00am Pre-Teen 2 White Belt (Middle to Ultra)
Jr Teen White Belt (Rooster to Ultra)
11:30am All Kindergarten 1 & 2 Grey Belts
Pre-Teen 1 Grey Belt (Rooster to Ultra)
Teen White Belt (Rooster to Ultra)
12:00pm Pre-Teen 2 Grey Belt (Rooster to Ultra)
12:40pm All Jr.Teen & Teen Grey Belts
1:10pm All Pre-Teen 1 & 2, and Jr. Teen Yellow Belts
1:40pm All Teen Yellow Belts and All Orange & Green Belts
3:30pm All Brown Belts
All Juvenile Blue Belts
Adult male Blue Belt (Rooster to Light)
4:00pm Adult male Blue Belt (Middle)
4:40pm Adult Blue Belt (Medium Heavy to Ultra)
All Master 1 Blue Belts
Master 2 Blue Belt (Rooster to Heavy)
5:00pm Master 2 Blue Belt (Super Heavy & Ultra)
5:30pm All Master 3 Blue Belts
All Adult & Master 1 Female Blue Belt
6:00pm All Brown Belt Open Classes
All Blue Belt Juvenile Open Classes

8:30am Open Doors
10:00am All Adult male Purple Belts
All Master 1 & 2 Purple Belts
11:00am All Master 3 Purple Belts
All Female Purple Belts
All Juvenile White Belts
All Black Belts
Adult male White Belt (Light feather)
11:20am Adult male While Belt (Feather)
11:45am Adult male White Belt (Light to heavy)
12:00pm Adult male White Belt (Super Heavy & Ultra)
Master 1 male White Belt (Feather)
12:20pm Master 1 male White Belt (Light to medium-heavy)
12:45pm Master 1 male White Belt (Heavy to Ultra)
All Master 2 male White Belts
1:00pm All Master 3 male White Belts
1:20pm All Female White Belts (Adult & Master 1)
1:30pm All Black Belt Open Classes
Adult male Purple belt Open Class
1:45pm All Purple Belt Master 1 & 2 Open Classes
2:00pm Adult male & female Blue Belt Open classes
Master 3 Purple Belt Open class
Adult & Master 1 Female Purple Belt Open Class
2:30pm Master 1, 2 & 3 male and female Blue Belt Open Classes
Athletes should be in the warm up area at least 30 minutes prior to the time assigned for his or her division on the schedule.

Athletes who placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd are eligible to register for the Open Class bracket.

White Belts (all weight divisions) – There will not be an open class for these divisions;
Black Belt Adult – All athletes are eligible to compete in open class;

All divisions must register in the Open Class within 15 min after receiving their medal award. After that, registration will be closed.

Athlete Correction Deadline for the Az State BJJ Championship

Sunday, June 19th, 2016


Athlete Correction Deadline: TUESDAY 06/21/2016 at 9:00 pm local time (Arizona)

Please review your child’s or your registration and confirm if all the divisions are registered properly. Full competitors list will be available on Saturday, June18 on the registration website at If any corrections need to be made, send an email to by TUESDAY, 8 pm on June 21, 2016.

Andre Galvao Seminar at Phoenix BJJ & MMA

Saturday, June 18th, 2016


4x IBJJF World Champion Andre Galvao will be teaching a 2 hour seminar Saturday September 3, 2016.  This is only his 2nd time ever teaching a seminar in the Phoenix area.  Don’t miss an opportunity to train with one of the greatest bjj competitors of all time!

2016 Az State BJJ Championship REGISTRATION ENDS TODAY

Friday, June 17th, 2016

azstate2016-banner 2016 Az State BJJ Championship
Friday June 17 at 11:59pm tonight