2009 Arizona BJJ State Championship
The 2009 Arizona BJJ State Championship took place in Mesa, AZ on July 11th & 12th with 430 competitors in attendance. These competitors came from places such as: CA, NV, TX, NM, NY, MD, CO, UT, local teams from all over Arizona, and even one team coming from Mexico.
Pictures of Day One can be found at: www.manyweapons.com
Here are the Team Results:
1st place – GD Jiu-Jitsu/Nova Uniao AZ
2nd place – MMA Lab
3rd place – BJJ Revolution
1st place – MMA Lab
2nd place – Lion’s Den
3rd place – GD Jiu-Jitsu/Nova Uniao AZ
Full Results Available at the 2009 AZ BJJ State Championships Website http://www.azsbjjf.com
The event was promoted by GD Jiu-Jitsu Events in association with the Arizona Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation (AZSBJJF). The tournament was sponsored by Kimurawear, Many Weapons, Versatile Fighter, Aggro Fight Gear, OTM Fight Shop, One Stop Nutrition, Crossfit Southwest, Ironclad Energy Drink, Max Sports Grill and Gracie Mag Association.
The highlight of the weekend was the Black Belt/Open Class Master Division. This was the first time a cash prize division was offered to a Master Category. Carlos Farias (Lion’s Den) submitted both of his opponents to win the $1000 cash prize.