World Jiu-Jitsu Championship

The World Jiu-Jitsu Championship (commonly known as Mundials) is the most prestigious Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) tournament in the world. Hosted annually by the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation, the first World Championship was held in 1996 at the Tijuca Tênis Clube gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The tournament has grown to over 1,650 competitors. The first Mundial tournament to be held outside of Brazil was in 2007 at California State University, Long Beach in Long Beach, California, United States.

World Jiu-Jitsu Championship
Competition details
LocationLong Beach, California
Local name(s)Mundials, Worlds
DisciplineBrazilian Jiu-Jitsu
OrganiserInternational Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation
Divisions
Current weight divisionsUltra Heavyweight: over 221.0 lbs (+100.5 kg)
Super Heavyweight: under 221.0 lbs (-100.5 kg)
Heavyweight: under 207.5 lbs (-94.3 kg)
Medium Heavyweight: under 194.5 lbs (-88.3 kg)
Middleweight: under 181.0 lbs (-82.3 kg)
Lightweight: under 167.5 lbs (-76 kg)
Featherweight: under 154.0 lbs (-70 kg)
Light Featherweight: under 141.0 lbs (-64 kg)
Roosterweight: under 126.5 lbs (-57 kg)
(with gi)[1]
History
First edition1996
Editions21
Most winsMarcus Almeida (13)

IBJJF Black Belt World Champions in Men's Brazilian Jiu Jitsu by Year and WeightEdit

Year 57 kg 64 kg 70 kg 76 kg 82 kg 88 kg 94 kg 100 kg +100 kg Absolute
1996   Renato Barreto (1/1)   Helio Moreira (1/1)   Royler Gracie (1/4)   Paulo Barroso (1/1)   Roberto Correa (1/1)   Roberto Magalhães (1/4)   Fabio Gurgel (1/4)   Ricardo Liborio (1/1)   Mario Sperry (1/3)   Amaury Bitteti (1/2)
1997   Robson Moura (1/5)   João Roque (1/1)   Royler Gracie (2/4)   Marcio Feitosa (1/3)   Saulo Ribeiro (1/5)   Roberto Magalhães (2/4)   Fabio Gurgel (2/4)   Mario Sperry (2/3)   Luiz Guilherme (1/1)   Amaury Bitteti (2/2)
1998   Marcelo Ferreira (1/1)   Robson Moura (2/5)   Royler Gracie (3/4)   Leo Vieira (1/1)   Fernando Vasconcelos (1/1)   Rafael Correa (1/1)   Saulo Ribeiro (2/5)   Roberto Magalhães (3/4)   Roberto Traven (1/2)   Mario Sperry (3/3)
1999   Omar Salum (1/2)   Robson Moura (3/5)   Royler Gracie (4/4)   Vitor Ribeiro (1/3)   Alexandre Paiva (1/1)   Saulo Ribeiro (3/5)   Murilo Bustamante (1/1)   Leo Leite (1/2)   Roberto Traven (2/2)   Rodrigo Medeiros (1/2)
2000   Omar Salum (2/2)   Robson Moura (4/5)   BJ Penn (1/1)   Vitor Ribeiro (2/3)   Fernando Augusto (1/2)   Roberto Magalhães (4/4)   Fabio Gurgel (3/4)   Saulo Ribeiro (4/5)   Leo Leite (2/2)   Rodrigo Medeiros (2/2)
2001   Bernardo Pitel (1/1)   Ricardo Vieira (1/1)   Fredson Paixao (1/3)   Marcio Feitosa (2/3)   Vitor Ribeiro (3/3)   Fernando Pontes (1/2)   Fabio Gurgel (4/4)   Fernando Marques (1/1)   Marcio Corleta (1/2)   Fernando Pontes (2/2)
2002   Marcos Norat (1/1)   Carlos Lemos (1/1)   Fredson Paixao (2/3)   Marcio Feitosa (3/3)   Delson Heleno (1/1)   Saulo Ribeiro (5/5)   Fabio Leopoldo (1/1)   Gabriel Vella (1/2)   Marcio Cruz (1/3)   Marcio Cruz (2/3)
2003   Felipe Costa (1/1)   Bibiano Fernandes (1/3)   Mario Reis (1/2)   Daniel Moraes (1/2)   Fernando Augusto (2/2)   Cassio Werneck (1/1)   Jefferson Moura (1/1)   Erik Wanderley (1/1)   Fabrício Werdum (1/2)   Marcio Cruz (3/3)
2004   Gabriel Moraes (1/2)   Fernardo Vieira (1/1)   Mario Reis (2/2)   Daniel Moraes (2/2)   Marcelo Garcia (1/5)   Braulio Estima (1/3)   Xande Ribeiro (1/7)   Roger Gracie (1/10)   Fabrício Werdum (2/2)   Ronaldo Souza (1/3)
2005   Samuel Braga (1/2)   Bibiano Fernandes (2/3)   Fredson Paixao (3/3)   Celso Vinicius (1/3)   André Galvão (1/5)   Ronaldo Souza (2/3)   Robert Drysdale (1/1)   Roger Gracie (2/10)   Francisco Fernandes (1/1)   Ronaldo Souza (3/3)
2006   Daniel Otero (1/1)   Bibiano Fernandes (3/3)   Rubens Charles (1/5)   Celso Vinicius (2/3)   Marcelo Garcia (2/5)   Braulio Estima (2/3)   Xande Ribeiro (2/7)   Roger Gracie (3/10)   Gabriel Gonzaga (1/1)   Xande Ribeiro (3/7)
2007   Bruno Malfacine (1/10)   Robson Moura (5/5)   Rubens Charles (2/5)   Lucas Lepri (1/6)   Lucas Leite (1/1)   Romulo Barral (1/5)   Xande Ribeiro (4/7)   Roger Gracie (4/10)   Rafael Lovato Jr. (1/1)   Roger Gracie (5/10)
2008   Caio Terra (1/2)   Samuel Braga (2/2)   Rubens Charles (3/5)   Celso Vinicius (3/3)   Sergio Moraes (1/2)   André Galvão (2/5)   Xande Ribeiro (5/7)   Antonio Braga Neto (1/2)   Roger Gracie (6/10)   Xande Ribeiro (6/7)
2009   Bruno Malfacine (2/10)   Guilherme Mendes (1/4)   Rubens Charles (4/5)   Michael Langhi (1/3)   Marcelo Garcia (3/5)   Romulo Barral (2/5)   Braulio Estima (3/3)   Roger Gracie (7/10)   Gabriel Vella (2/2)   Roger Gracie (8/10)
2010   Bruno Malfacine (3/10)   Pablo Silva (1/1)   Rafael Mendes (1/6)   Michael Langhi (2/3)   Marcelo Garcia (4/5)   Tarsis Humphreys (1/1)   Bernardo Faria (1/4)   Roger Gracie (9/10)   Rodrigo Cavaca (1/1)   Roger Gracie (10/10)
2011   Bruno Malfacine (4/10)   Guilherme Mendes (2/4)   Rafael Mendes (2/6)   Gilbert Burns (1/1)   Marcelo Garcia (5/5)   Sergio Moraes (2/2)   Rodolfo Vieira (1/5)   Leo Nogueira (1/2)   Antonio Braga Neto (2/2)   Rodolfo Vieira (2/5)
2012   Bruno Malfacine (5/10)   Guilherme Mendes (3/4)   Rafael Mendes (3/6)   Leandro Lo (1/6)   Otavio Souza (1/3)   Romulo Barral (3/5)   Rodolfo Vieira (3/5)   Leo Nogueira (2/2)   Marcus Almeida (1/13)   Marcus Almeida (2/13)
2013   Caio Terra (2/2)   Gabriel Moraes (2/2)   Augusto Mendes (1/1)   Leandro Lo (2/6)   Otavio Souza (2/3)   Romulo Barral (4/5)   Rodolfo Vieira (4/5)   Bernardo Faria (2/4)   Marcus Almeida (3/13)   Marcus Almeida (4/13)
2014   Bruno Malfacine (6/10)   Guilherme Mendes (4/4)   Rafael Mendes (4/6)   Lucas Lepri (2/6)   Leandro Lo (3/6)   Romulo Barral (5/5)   André Galvão (3/5)   Rodolfo Vieira (5/5)   Marcus Almeida (5/13)   Marcus Almeida (6/13)
2015   Bruno Malfacine (7/10)   Paulo Miyao (1/1)   Rafael Mendes (5/6)   Michael Langhi (3/3)   Claudio Calasans (1/1)   Leandro Lo (4/5)   Xande Ribeiro (7/7)   Bernardo Faria (3/4)   Gabriel Lucas (1/1)   Bernardo Faria (4/4)
2016   Bruno Malfacine (8/10)   Ary Farias (1/1)   Rafael Mendes (6/6)   Lucas Lepri (3/6)   Otavio Souza (3/3)   Leandro Lo (5/6)   André Galvão (4/5)   Alexandro Ceconi (1/1)   Marcus Almeida (7/13)   Marcus Almeida (8/13)
2017   Bruno Malfacine (9/10)   Michael Musumeci (1/3)   Rubens Charles (5/5)   Lucas Lepri (4/6)   Gabriel Arges (1/2)   André Galvão (5/5)   Nicholas Meregali (1/2)   Erberth Santos (1/1)   Marcus Almeida (9/13)   Marcus Almeida (10/13)
2018   Bruno Malfacine (10/10)   Michael Musumeci (2/3)   Shane Hill-Taylor (1/1)   Lucas Lepri (5/6)   Isaque Bahiense (1/1)   Lucas Barbosa (1/1)   Felipe Pena (1/2)   Mahamed Aly (1/1)   Marcus Almeida (11/13)   Leandro Lo (6/6)
2019   Michael Musumeci (3/3)   João Miyao (1/1)   Matheus Gabriel (1/1)   Lucas Lepri (6/6)   Gabriel Arges (2/2)   Felipe Pena (2/2)   Kaynan Duarte (1/1)   Nicholas Meregali (2/2)   Marcus Almeida (12/13)   Marcus Almeida (13/13)

13 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Marcus Almeida, 2012–2019

10 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Roger Gracie, 2004–2010

  Bruno Malfacine, 2007–2018

7 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Xande Ribeiro, 2004–2015

6 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Rafael Mendes, 2010–2016

  Leandro Lo, 2012–2018

  Lucas Lepri, 2007–2019

5 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Saulo Ribeiro, 1997–2002

  Robson Moura, 1997–2007

  Marcelo Garcia, 2004–2011

  Rodolfo Vieira, 2011–2014

  Romulo Barral, 2007–2014

  Rubens Charles, 2006–2017

  André Galvão, 2005–2017

4 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Royler Gracie, 1996–1999

  Roberto Magalhães, 1996–2000

  Fabio Gurgel, 1996–2001

  Guilherme Mendes, 2009–2014

  Bernardo Faria, 2010–2015

IBJJF Black Belt World Champions in Women's Brazilian Jiu Jitsu by year and weightEdit

Year Host Light  Heavy 
1998     Tais Ramos (1/1)   Rosângela Conceição (1/3)
Year Host Light  Middle  Heavy 
1999     Alessandra Vieira (1/3)   Alessandra Oliveira (1/1)   Cristina Pereira (1/1)
Year Host -48 kg -53 kg -58 kg -64 kg -69 kg -74 kg +74  kg n/a  Absolute
2000     Daniela Figueredo (1/1)   Leticia Ribeiro (1/7)   Alessandra Oliveira (2/2)   Renata Pimentel (1/1)   Erika Paes (1/1)
2001     Ana Michelle (1/1)   Bianca Andrade (1/7)   Claudia Oliveira (1/1)   Juliana Vieira (1/1)   Ana Carolina Ferreira (1/1)
2002     Virginia Maria (1/1)   Leticia Ribeiro (2/7)   Alessandra Vieira (2/3)   Hannette Staack (1/7)   Mirela Cortes (1/2)
2003     Daniele Silva (1/3)   Andrezza Pinho (1/1)   Hannette Staack (2/7)   Poliana Lago (1/3)   Rosângela Conceição (2/3)
2004     Daniele Piermatei (2/3)   Bianca Andrade (2/6)   Hannette Staack (3/7)   Poliana Lago (2/3)   Mirela Cortes (2/2)
2005     Daniele Piermatei (3/3)   Bianca Andrade (3/6)   Alessandra Vieira (3/3)   Poliana Lago (3/3)   Rosângela Conceição (3/3)
2006     Michelle Nicolini (1/8)   Leticia Ribeiro (3/7)   Kyra Gracie (1/4)   Caroline de Lazzerok (1/1)   Luiza Fernandes (1/1)
2007     Michelle Nicolini (2/8)   Laurence Cousin (1/1)   Hannette Staack (4/7)   Emily Kwok (1/1)   Penny Thomas (1/2)   Michelle Nicolini (3/8)
2008     Mirian Cerqueira (1/1)   Bianca Andrade (4/6)   Kyra Gracie (2/4)   Hannette Staack (5/7)   Ana Laura Cordeiro (1/3)   Gabrielle Garcia (1/6)   Kyra Gracie (3/4)
2009     Leticia Ribeiro (4/7)   Bianca Andrade (5/6)   Luanna Alzuguir (1/5)   Hannette Staack (6/7)   Penny Thomas (2/2)   Lana Stefanac (1/2)   Lana Stefanac (2/2)
2010     Leticia Ribeiro (5/7)   Bianca Andrade (6/6)   Kyra Gracie (4/4)   Hillary Williams (1/1)   Michelle Nicolini (4/8)   Gabrielle Garcia (2/6)   Luanna Alzuguir (2/5)
2011     Leticia Ribeiro (6/7)   Michelle Nicolini (5/8)   Luanna Alzuguir (3/5)   Hannette Staack (7/7)   Talita Nogueira (1/1)   Gabrielle Garcia (3/6)   Gabrielle Garcia (4/6)
2012     Leticia Ribeiro (7/7)   Michelle Nicolini (6/8)   Beatriz Mesquita (1/9)   Luanna Alzuguir (4/5)   Fernanda Mazelli (1/3)   Gabrielle Garcia (5/6)   Gabrielle Garcia (6/6)
2013     Gezary Matuda (1/3)   Marina Ribeiro (1/1)   Beatriz Mesquita (2/9)   Luanna Alzuguir (5/5)   Michelle Nicolini (7/8)   Andresa Correa (1/3)   Beatriz Mesquita (3/9)
Year Host -48 kg -53 kg -58 kg -64 kg -69 kg -74 kg -80  kg +80 kg Absolute
2014     Shiho Yaginuma (1/1)   Gezary Matuda (2/3)   Michelle Nicolini (8/8)   Beatriz Mesquita (4/9)   Janni Larsson (1/1)   Ana Laura Cordeiro (2/3)   Andresa Correa (2/3)   Venla Luukkonen (1/2)   Beatriz Mesquita (5/9)
2015     Rikako Yuasa (1/4)   Mackenzie Dern (1/2)   Beatriz Mesquita (6/9)   Luiza Monteiro (1/2)   Ana Laura Cordeiro (3/3)   Dominyka Obelenyte (1/4)   Fernanda Mazelli (2/3)   Dominyka Obelenyte (2/4)
2016     Rikako Yuasa (2/4)   Gezary Matuda (3/3)   Mackenzie Dern (2/2)   Beatriz Mesquita (7/9)   Monique Elias (1/1)   Andresa Correa (3/3)   Fernanda Mazzelli (3/3)   Dominyka Obelenyte (3/4)   Dominyka Obelenyte (4/4)
2017     Rikako Yuasa (3/4)   Talita Alencar (1/1)   Maxine Thylin (1/1)   Luiza Monteiro (2/2)   Ana Carolina Vieira (1/3)   Nathiely de Jesus (1/5)   Claudia Doval (1/3)   Tayane Porfírio (1/2)   Tayane Porfírio (2/2)
2018     Rikako Yuasa (4/4)   Amanda Monteiro (1/1)   Karen Antunes (1/1)   Beatriz Mesquita (8/9)   Ana Carolina Vieira (2/3)   Claudia Doval (2/3)   Nathiely de Jesus (2/5)   Venla Luukkonen (2/2)   Nathiely de Jesus (3/5)
2019     Mayssa Bastos (1/1)   Tammi Musumeci (1/1)   Ana Carolina Schmitt (1/1)   Beatriz Mesquita (9/9)   Ana Carolina Vieira (3/3)   Claudia Doval (2/2)   Nathiely de Jesus (4/5)   Claudia Doval (3/3)   Nathiely de Jesus (5/5)

Multiple-Time Female World ChampionsEdit

9 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Beatriz Mesquita, 2012–2019

8 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Michelle Nicolini, 2006–2014

7 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Leticia Ribeiro, 2000–2012

  Hannette Staack, 2002–2011

6 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Bianca Andrade, 2001–2010

  Gabrielle Garcia, 2008–2012

5 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Luanna Alzuguir, 2009–2013

  Nathiely de Jesus, 2017–2019

4 Time World ChampionshipsEdit

  Kyra Gracie, 2006–2010

  Dominyka Obelenyte, 2015–2016

  Rikako Yuasa, 2015–2018

Notable mundials championsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ (PDF). IBJJF.org. May 6, 2008 http://www.ibjjf.org/TABELA-PESO-OFICIAL-3-ingles.pdf. Retrieved 2008-09-06. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  1. International Federation of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. World Championship, Results. ibjjf.com. URL last accessed June 10, 2008.
  1. IBJJF Weight Classes [1]

External linksEdit