IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Con, shortly known as JJCon, is organized every year. Various BJJ competitors participate in the event from all over the world. JJ Con 2023 is a two-star adult tournament and will be held on August 31 to September 2 for both Gi and NoGi championships. This will be the biggest BJJ tournament in the entire history of BJJ. More than 10,000 competitors are registered until now out of which 2000 are black belts.
This year JJ Con also opened their registration for novice and kids athletes. This event is combined with the IBJJF Masters World Championship. Both of these events will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada on the same date. To accommodate the great number of athletes, 46 mats will be provided. A big venue of more than 300,000 square feet of space is selected in Las Vegas.
A lot of free seminars are also planned on the championship day. Julio Cesar and Gutemberg Pereira will also host a seminar on the day of the championship. Various stalls of different Jiu-Jitsu products will be set up, allowing brands to promote their products. These preparations indicate that 2023 JJCon will be a mega BJJ event in the history of BJJ.
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