Dive into the dynamic world of French Jiu-Jitsu as we take you through the exhilarating tournaments set to unfold in Paris, Mantes-la-Jolie, Toulouse, Fontenay-sous-Bois, Bourges, Massy, and Illkirch-Graffenstaden. The action kicks off with one of the grandest spectacles in the Jiu-Jitsu calendar – the European IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2024, happening from Friday, January 19, to Saturday, January 27. Join us as we explore the fierce competition, extraordinary skills, and unforgettable moments awaiting you in the coming months!
European IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2024
Friday, January 19 – Saturday, January 27
Institut du Judo, Paris, France
Step into the arena of excellence at the European IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2024, a pinnacle in the world of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. This prestigious event, unfolding from Friday, January 19, to Saturday, January 27, gathers competitors of all ages and belt levels for an intense showcase of skill, strategy, and sportsmanship. Brace yourself for a thrilling journey as participants from around the globe vie for victory, making this championship a must on the Jiu-Jitsu calendar.
Saturday, February 3
Gymnase Lucan, Mantes-la-Jolie, France
Gear up for the ninth edition of the legendary MANTES CHALLENGE on saturday, February 3rd, 2024, at the Geoges Lucan gymnasium in Mantes-La-Jolie. Anticipate a day filled exciting matches as competitors gather for fierce battles following IBJJF rules and direct elimination. Notably, this year marks the return of monetary prizes for the absolute champions, adding an extra layer of excitement to this event.
GI NOGI CHALLENGE -TOURNOI DE TOULOUSE
Sunday, February 4
Gymnase Alban Minville, Toulouse, France
Get ready for the GI NOGI CHALLENGE – TOURNOI DE TOULOUSE! This tournament welcomes participants of all ages and belt levels to showcase their skills in both Gi and No-Gi divisions. Adding to the thrill, cash prizes await the standout performers. Don’t miss the chance to engage in this exciting competition where the passion for BJJ knows no bounds.
SPIRIT NOGI 2024 – BJJ NOGI TOURNAMENT – IBJFF RULES
Sunday, February 11
Gymnase Joliot Curie, Fontenay-sous-Bois, France
Embark on a journey of skill and spirit at SPIRIT NOGI 2024! This event opens its doors to participants of all ages and skill levels, inviting them to demonstrate their prowess in adherence to the IBJJF Ruleset. As if the challenge isn’t enticing enough, cash prizes await those who rise to the occasion. Join us for an exhilarating experience where the spirit of competition meets the thrill of No-Gi Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Open de Bourges
Saturday, February 17 – Sunday, February 18
Palais des sport du Prado, Bourges, France
Dive into the heart of French BJJ at the Open de Bourges! This dynamic event spans two exciting days, offering a Gi extravaganza on Saturday, February 17, followed by a No-Gi showdown on Sunday, February 18. All ages and skill levels are welcome to participate. Don’t miss the chance to showcase your skills in the beautiful city of Bourges.
OPEN GI-NOGI CAKOOLAFLOW
Saturday, February 24 – Sunday, February 25
Gymnase Albert Camus, Massy, France
Experience groundbreaking combat at the OPEN GI-NOGI CAKOOLAFLOW! Taking place on Feb 24-25, 2024, in Massy, it introduces innovative rules for fast, dynamic fights. With Gi and No-Gi divisions, it’s open to all ages (16+) and belt levels. Don’t miss the “Open Cakoolaflow Winter Edition 2024” — where everyone’s a winner!
Open de Strasbourg
Sunday, February 25 – Sunday, February 25
Centre sportif du Lixenbuhl, Illkirch-Graffenstaden, France
Prepare for the ultimate challenge at the Open de Strasbourg! Hosted at the Centre sportif du Lixenbuhl, Illkirch-Graffenstaden, this event is open to participants of all ages and belt levels. Don’t miss the chance to showcase your skills and passion for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu!
As we look forward to the upcoming months, the French BJJ scene is set to ignite with a series of thrilling tournaments. From the prestigious European IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship to the lively Mantes Challenge, the competitive Gi Nogi Challenge in Toulouse, the technical Spirit Nogi 2024, the versatile Open de Bourges, the dynamic Open Gi-Nogi Cakoolaflow in Massy, and the inclusive Open de Strasbourg in Illkirch-Graffenstaden, the anticipation is building.
Mark your calendars, prepare your gi or no-gi gear, and get ready to be part of the action. These events promise not just contests but experiences, where passion meets technique on the mats. Stay tuned for more details and updates as we gear up for an exciting season of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in France!