The 2017 Copa de Marianas Inaugural Women’s Belt Division will showcase four of the top contenders from around the world, competing for the title and a combined cash prize of $4,000. The Women’s Black Belt Division consists of 10-minute matches with Double Elimination for Third Place. Competitors include:

  • Talita Alencar, Brazil – 2017 World Black Belt Champion
  • Kristina Barlaan, USA – 2016 European Open Champion – (Blackbelt from Caio Terra Team)
  • Emma Xiong, China – 2017 Brown Belt World Champion, 2015 Purple Belt World Champion (first Chinese female Black Belt; promoted after earning her title as Brown Belt World Champion)
  • Tassia Pimenta, Brazil– Gracie Barra Black Belt under Romulo Barral

 

Schedule of Events

8:00am – Competitor Check-In; Doors open
8:30am – Kids Division (matches begin promptly at 8:30am)
Teens Division
Females (All Belts)
Men’s black belt
12:00am – Womens Black Belt Tournament begins

Adults
Brown
Purple
Blue
White

Masters Division
Brown
Purple
Blue
White

No Gi Division

Date

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Time

Doors open at 8am

Cost

$15 – Adults
$10 – Kids

Location

FD Phoenix Center, Mangilao

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Photos and official results will be posted soon.