Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Northland uses the IBJJF Ranking system for BJJ belt promotions.  In addition to the color belt a student may also earn stripes before moving on to the next belt color.

Age Requirements for Youth (3-15 years):

  • White (Any Age)

  • Grey/White, Grey, Grey/Black (4-16 years)

  • Yellow/White, Yellow, Yellow/Black (7-16 years)

  • Orange/White, Orange, Orange/Black (10-16 years)

  • Green/White, Green, Green/Black (13-16 years)

  • Blue    (16+ years)

  • Purple (16+ years)

  • Brown (18+ years)



Youth students will earn 3-stripes prior to being promoted to the next belt color and should meet the following criteria:

* Compete in at least ( 1 ) BJJ tournament per quarter ( or ) 4 per year

* Attend at least ( 1 ) BJJ clinic per quarter ( or ) 4 per year

* Attend a minimum of ( 15 ) BJJ classes per quarter

* Demonstrate moves taught in class

 

A student's attitude during class and at tournaments will be taken into consideration and, as always, Coaches have discretion as to if a student may skip stripe(s) due to performance.

Additional Resources

Northland Judo & BJJ  | 825 NE 79th Terrace, Kansas City, MO, 64118 | 816-678-8007| holder_0321@hotmail.com