Welcome to the IBJJF GP Middleweight 2021


This GP is an invitation only event, with a 4 man bracket.


Here are the rules of the Middleweight GP:


  • Single elimination format
  • Each match has a 10 minute time limit (under the IBJJF ruleset)
  • Division’s weight limit (up to 181.6lbs. with the Gi on)
  • 1st place will get USD20,000.00 prize
  • 2nd place will get USD3,000.00 prize
  • 3rd place will get USD1,000.00 prize

Andy Musaraki


Representing: Atos Jiu Jitsu. Andy Murasaki is a new black-belt but a highly decorated brown and purple-belt. Most notable titles are; purple-belt World Champion and brown-belt double gold Pan Champion.

Isaque Bahiense


Representing: Alliance. Isaque Bahiense is a World Champion, Pan Champion, 2X European Champion and the current #2 ranked Middleweight in the World.

Otavio Sousa


Representing: Gracie Barra. Otavio Sousa is a 3X World Champion, 4X Pan Champion and Brasileiro Champion. Sousa is the most decorated athlete in the GP and has looked unstoppable in recent competition.

Tainan Dalpra


Representing: AOJ. Tainan Dalpra has been on a very strong run in the Middleweight division this year. Dalpra has gone undefeated in IBJJF competition at black-belt, taking home 8 gold medals and is the current #3 ranked Middleweight in the World.