JJIF Ju-Jitsu World Championship 2022

jjif ju-jitsu world championship 2022

The JJIF Ju-Jitsu World Championship is one of the most exciting events hosted yearly in Abu Dhabi. This World Sport Ju-Jitsu tournament features several competing disciplines such as the fighting system, contact ju-jitsu, duo system, and Ne-Waza.

JJIF World Championship 2022 will occur from 29th October to 8th November 2022 in Jiu Jitsu Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

This article will cover the JJIF Ju-Jitsu World Championship Abu Dhabi 2022. Therefore, it discusses some rules, weight classes, competitors, etc. Stay tuned!

JJIF Meaning

The JJIF stands for Ju-Jitsu International Federation, which was founded in 1998. It is a prominent organization supporting Sport Ju-Jitsu worldwide by hosting numerous tournaments.

2022 Ju-Jitsu World Competition Disciplines

The JJIF’s mission is to continuously develop, improve, promote, and propagate Jujitsu values on a global scale. As a result, it hosts several excellent Sport Jujitsu tournaments, including the JJIF World Championship.

Otherwise, the JJIF allows competing in various jujitsu declines with different rules and regulations, such as:

  • Ne-Waza
  • Duo System
  • Fighting System
  • Contact Ju-Jitsu
  • Ju-Jitsu Self Defense

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2022 Ju-Jitsu World Championship – Youth, Adults, and Master Age Classes

  • JJIF Youth and Adult Age Categories

Class Athlete’s age limit
U16 From 14 to 15 years old
U18 From 16 to 17 years old
U21 From 18 to 20 years old
Adult Other than 18 years
  • JJIF Master Age Categories

Class Athlete’s age limit
Master 1 From 35 to 39 years old
Master 2 From 40 to 44 years old
Master 3 From 45 to 49 years old
Master 4 Other than 50 years

 2022 Ju-Jitsu World Championship – Weight Classes

Fighting System Weight Classes

  • U16 female: -32kg; -36kg; -40kg, -44kg; -48kg; -52kg; -57kg; -63kg, +63kg.
  • U18 female: -40kg; -44kg; -48kg; -52kg; -57kg; -63kg; -70kg; +70kg.
  • U18 male: -46kg; -50kg; -55kg; -60kg; -66kg; -73kg; -81kg; +81kg.
  • U21 femae: -45kg; -48kg; -52kg; -57kg; -63kg; -70kg; +70kg.
  • U21 men: -56kg; -62kg; -69kg; -77kg; -85kg; -94kg; +94kg.
  • Adults female: -45kg, -48kg, -52kg, -57kg, -63kg, -70kg, +70kg.
  • Adults men: -56kg, -62kg, – 69kg, – 77kg, -85kg -94kg, +94kg.

Jiu-Jitsu Weight Classes

  • U16 female: -32kg; -36kg; -40kg, -44kg; -48kg; -52kg; -57kg; -63kg, +63kg.
  • U16 men: -38kg; -42kg; -46kg; -50kg, -55kg; -60kg; -66kg, -73kg; +73kg.
  • U18 female: -40kg; -44kg; -48kg; -52kg; -57kg; -63kg; -70kg; +70kg.
  • U18 men: -46kg; -50kg; -55kg; -60kg; -66kg; -73kg; – 81kg; +81kg.
  • U21 Women: -45kg; -48kg; -52kg; -57kg; -63kg; -70g; +70kg.
  • U21 men: -56kg; -62kg; -69kg; -77kg; -85kg; -94kg; +94kg.
  • Adults female: -45kg; -48kg; -52kg; -57kg; -63kg; -70kg; +70kg.
  • Adults men: -56kg; –62kg; -69kg; -77kg; -85kg; -94kg; +94kg.

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