The San Antonio UAEJJ Championship will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2013. Several prizes will be given away to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. Thirteen (13) winners of select divisions will win an all expenses paid trip to Abu Dhabi to compete in the World Professional Jiu Jitsu Cup in April 2013.
The San Antonio UAEJJ Championship will feature several divisions including categories for Adult Men and Women, Masters (30-36yrs), Seniors (37yrs and up), Juvenile (16-17yrs), Teens (13-15yrs), Juniors (10-12yrs), Pee Wees (7-9yrs) and Mighty Mites (4-6yrs). To register or to find out more information about the divisions, visit the Weight Classes or Registration pages.
The San Antonio UAEJJ Championship will be held at the Bill Greehey Arena on the St. Mary’s University Campus (Bldg 43 on Campus map), in San Antonio, Texas on February 2, 2013. A schedule of events outlining division times will be posted soon. Competitors must arrive on time to avoid missing their division. This is a professional event so fighters can expect their divisions to be called on time.
Weigh-ins for the trials will be held the day prior to the event or the morning of the event (exact times and locations to be announced soon). Visit our Weight Classes page for more information.
Bill Greehey Arena
Alumni Athletics and Convocation Center
St. Mary’s University
1 Camino Santa Maria St
San Antonio, TX 78228
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UAEJJ CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013
The first UAE Jiu-Jitsu Championship event was held in April of 2009 in Abu Dhabi at the Tennis Court Zayed Sports City. Both events were held under the Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
The Chairman of the Championship and Emirates Jiu Jitsu Team is His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Championship events were attended by the Crown Prince, HH Sheikh Hazza Bin Zayed, HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Tahnoon, HH Sheikh Zayed Bin Mohamed and HH Sheikh Zayed Bin Mansour in 2010.
The UAEJJ Championship now consist of 26 qualifying events being held in 21 countries around the globe. This insures the main championship event in Abu Dhabi will attract the best athletes in the sport.
In 2011, Americas Pro Jiu-Jitsu (www.americasprojiujitsu.com) was asked to help organize and promote professional trials in the United States and Mexico. Americas Pro Jiu-Jitsu is proud to bring you the San Antonio UAEJJ Championship on February 2, 2013.
For more information on the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship event, visit http://uaejj.com.