Friday, 18 September 2015

BJJ development in New Zealand

Just couple of quick stats from the list of competitors at the 2015 BJJ Nationals GI held at Waitakere
Trust Stadium by New Zealand Grappler to show that BJJ as a competition sport is growing.

Kids Division:
177 competitors

Adults:
232 competitors

Masters:
38 competitors

Total:
447 competitors

Age range from 5 to 53 years old

Weight 148 kg to 18 kg

White belts: 207

Blue belts: 92

Purple belts: 26

Brown belt: 13

Black belts: 5

56 Teams are represented.