BJJ practitioners of all belt levels will need to pay a yearly fee of 40$ for a membership card starting January 2019. This will allow them to compete in IBJJF tournaments.
Deemed as “quality control” or “tradition”, which means that the organization will use due diligence to make sure all members from white to black belts are training in registered academies with registered instructors (who are ALSO paying for membership with the IBJJF).
The change was recently published on the IBJJF website:
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