May 14th Jiu-Jitsu challenge

This is going to be a great event,we will have what mat and time you will fight posted two days before the event,there will be a DVD sent to schools with the rules and also played at the contest as well as on grapple tv's webpage,alot more info. to come.Thanks Randy Bloom


MARK YOUR CALENDARS!, is going to be hosting a BJJ tournament this year!!!

When: Saturday, May 14, 2005
Where: Los Angeles area (venue TBD)

Divisions: Men’s and Women’s, no kids (details TBD)

Rules: Standard CBJJ rules:, although we are NOT GOING TO TOLERATE STALLING! (in true GTV fashion)

Our main goal is to have a tournament where ALL comers are welcome, NO POLITICS.

A longer term goal for us is to push the dream of making BJJ an official Olympic sport.

Assisting us with this tournament are:
Randy Bloom – BJJ Black Belt (
Tim Cartmell – BJJ Black Belt (
Daniel Darrow – BJJ Black Belt
John Ouano – BJJ Black Belt ( )

As you can see, the variety of those assisting us is a clear testament to the advancement towards NO POLITICS in our sport.

Other individuals that have pledged support, to date, are:
Rey Diogo – BJJ Black Belt (
Sam Kim (

Sponsor and competitor packages are forthcoming.

Our immediate goal is to make this the most thorough and well run BJJ/Grappling tournament to date, for both the competitors and the spectators!

Stay tuned for UPDATES!


ttt is GOOD people.  Gotta support anything they put on.


any chance of having no-gi?

I talk with Tim Cartmell about a week ago,he said they are going to do gi first then see how things go with this.


Keep it Gi.

this is going to be BIG