June 7 in Canada: Grandmaster Barreto International BJJ Open

The Grandmaster Barreto International BJJ Open will be held on the show floor of MMA Expo IV, June 7, 2009 at the International Centre. Grandmaster Alvaro Barreto (pron. ba-hetto), a 9th Degree Red Belt, is recognized as one of the top BJJ masters in the world.

The Barreto tournament celebrates both individual and team performance. In addition to winners in adult, teen and junior divisions, The Barreto Cup itself will be awarded to the school achieving the most tournament points. Not restricted to Ontarians, the Barreto Cup is expected to draw competitors and referees from across Canada and the USA.

*Governed by international Brazilian federation rules
*NAGA Ranked

*Online registration ONLY
* Deadline: May 31, 2009 – one week prior

NOTE: Entire tournament will be broadcast LIVE on the internet in HD

  • One HD camera per mat; names + scoring posted in real time
  • Following the tournament all videos searchable by fighter name for “YouTube-style” playback and review

International Centre
6900 RR-7
Mississauga, ON L4V 1A1


More information on the official site.

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