What is Metamoris?
This is a competition that will be happening in San Diego. This is going to be a little different than the others because they modified the rules in order to make it more appealing to the public:
- No POINTS, submission only;
- 20 Minute matches[/checklist]
[quote]On October 14, 2012, fourteen of the worlds best Brazilian jiu-jitsu athletes will face one another at the Viejas Arena in San Diego, California. [/quote]
Great, why should I care?
Simple: The BIGGEST names of the modern Brazilian Jiu Jitsu will be going against each other.
Those are the main fights so far:
You should know who these guys are and how EPIC this event is going to be, but in case you don’t click on their names and check their page on BJJHEROS.COM.
According to the website, a LIVE STREAM will be available, how this will work we still don’t know. I hope this event turns out to be HUGE, so we will see more of this in the future. This might even be the first step for making BJJ an Olympic sport.
Their official website is www.metamoris.com but there’s not much information on it yet!
Metamoris just released the full card for the night and we are going to have a real TREAT with the new names that are now part of that event, check it out:
The pricing is also now avaliable and tickets are on sale at TicketMaster, here is the the pricing schedule:
Fabio was born in Brazil and lives in California. He has been practicing martial arts since he was seven and is a Judo black belt. Today he practices Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu daily and writes for the site ryureviews.com.
Although his goal is to become a black belt in BJJ, he is pursuing more intently on becoming a black belt in fatherhood to his five month old son. He is currently in school working on his bachelor degree. In addition, he works full-time with IT.
Favorite quote: “Have you tried turning it off and on again?”