Rules & Regulations
SJJIF Rules & Regulation Book
The SJJIF aims to organize the sport of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and its federations, establishing one common set of rules that will enable the sport to develop into a recognized Olympic sport. The SJJIF is aware that Jiu-Jitsu is a constantly evolving sport and its rules & regulations will be updated accordingly to reflect the sport’s development.
SJJIF Additional Rules & Regulations for Adapted Jiu-Jitsu
Adapted Jiu-Jitsu was developed for a better experience and inclusion of all Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioners with a form of disability and/or impairment. Its intent is to provide all competitors with an equal opportunity to fair play. Adapted Jiu-Jitsu is divided into 3 categories: Deaf Jiu-Jitsu, ParaJiu-Jitsu, and Special Jiu-Jitsu and Adapted Jiu-Jitsu competition feature children, juvenile, adult, masters, and senior divisions.