Craig Jones – Unknown Vaccine 2021

Severe Adverse Reaction

Craig Jones, a jiu-jitsu black belt and world champion, announced on Instagram that he is unable to fight or train after suffering a bad reaction to the Covid-19 Vaccine, causing his stomach to build up with fluid.

View the Instagram post here. (Video in the post shows the extent of the fluid in his stomach)

“I’m out guys. One of the unlucky ones that had an adverse reaction to the Covid Vaccine. I won’t bore you with all my symptoms but ended up carrying a bunch of fluid around my stomach and can’t train let alone compete.”

Craig Jones was the Polaris 205 lbs World Champion and the Polaris 185 lbs World Champion in 2018 and 2019. He also finished 2nd place at the ADCC World Championship in 2019. His main achievements are:

Polaris 205 lbs Champion (2018)
Polaris 185 lbs Champion (2018 / 2019)
2nd Place ADCC World Championship (2019)
3rd Place EBI 11 Invitational (2017)
3rd Place Kasai 2 185lbs Grand Prix (2018)
3rd Place Kasai 5 205lbs Grand Prix (2019)
Main Achievements (Colored Belts):

1st Place IBJJF World Championship NoGi (2015 purple)
1st Place AFBJJ Pan Pacific Championship (2014** purple)
1st Place ADCC Asian & Oceania Trials (2014 / 2016)
1st Place NAGA World Championship (2014 purple)
3rd Place UAEJJF Abu Dhabi Pro (2016 brown)

Adelaide, Australia