UAEJJF World Rank 2016-2017


The UAEJJF World Rank is defined  by UAEJJF and is divided by: Event, Gender, Age, Weights, Belt Level, Academy and Country.


Best of the season (UAEJJF World Rank)

* Prizes awarded according to the UAEJJF World Rank from May 1, 2016 to April 30, 2017.


Examples of how to count points

  • 3rd Place 85 kilos Las Vegas International Pro 2016 (International) = 30 points
  • Event Participation in any Abu Dhabi Grand Slam =  8 points
  • 1st place 110 kilos Abu Dhabi Grand Slam, LONDON 2017 = 200 points
  • 2nd Place 77 kilos weight category in the Abu Dhabi World PRO 2017 = 320 points

Player scored in the season 2016-2017 = 558 points


  1. The UAEJJF Ranking is the mathematical method of ranking men and women on a calendar-year basis. 
  2. The UAEJJF Ranking is the objective merit-based method used for determining qualification for entry and seeding in all tournaments.
  3. The UAEJJF Ranking is run approximately 50 times per year (only GI championships). *NO GI championships will count points for NO GI Ranking. 
  4. Every player who has earned UAEJJF Ranking points in an eligible UAEJJF professional tournament during the entry ranking period is included in the UAEJJF Ranking.  
  5. Players may not change team academy during the season, due the Academy Ranking System.


The year-end UAEJJF Ranking is based on calculating, the total points for each player from: the one (1) Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship, five (5) Abu Dhabi Grand Slams Tour, thirty (30) National Pro Championships and thirty (30) International Pro Championships of the ranking period.




  • Athletes alone in a bracket will NOT have ranking points credited.

  • Divisions with 2 (two) players will run normally, Players won't be moved to next division. 

  • Only players above the weight registered will be placed on next division.

  • Ranking points will not be transferred from one belt rank to the next one.

  • Raking points will not be transferred from one age division to another.

  • Ranking points from International Pro for open light and opent heavy are not counted.