European Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship

January 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 2014

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This tournament has reached full capacity.

Relevant Dates

  • Athletes affiliation and
    Academy registration deadline

    01/06/2014

    Athletes affiliation and academy registration deadline

    All minors (age 17 and younger), brown and black belt athletes must be properly affiliated for the current year. All tournaments taking place in Brazil require all participating athlete's to be properly affiliated for the current year.

    All academies must be registered in order for its students to register in the competition.

    All the documentation must be sent properly filled and signed as instructed on the e-mail received when soliciting your affiliation online. Minors, Brown and Black belts with pending and/or incorrect documentation won't be able to register for the tournament, as they need to have their request approved first. This rule applies to athlete's of all belt and age ranks who wish to participate in tournaments in Brazil.

    For information about how to become a member or renew your membership please access this page.

    For more information on how to register your academy please access this page.
  • Registration deadline

    01/15/2014

    Registration deadline

    We try to accommodate as many athletes as possible in our events, but there is a limit on the number of athletes in order to guarantee a high quality event. THE FEDERATION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE REGISTRATION when we reach full capacity, or the appointed event date registration deadline, whichever comes first.

    We strongly suggest the registration is taken care of, before any travel arrangement's.

  • Athlete correction deadline

    01/16/2014

    Athlete correction deadline

    Last day for Athletes to make or request their corrections to ibjjf@ibjjf.com

    Athletes can log in their accounts and edit the registration information. To log in, go to www.ibjjfdb.com and use your e-mail and password.
  • Team correction by professor

    From 01/17/2014 to 01/18/2014

    Team correction by professor

    Professors have this 2 specific days to send the team assembly/correction to ibjjf@ibjjf.com

    Professors please send email with the list to the email above.
  • Registration checkday

    01/20/2014

    Registration checkday

    Athletes and professors who requested a change/correction must check the competitors list to make sure that the correction requested was made correctly.

    At registration checkday IBJJF will only correct typing mistakes made by our staff, on the requests made by athletes and professors sent by the deadlines above.

    New corrections requests will not be made on this day.

    If you have any problem with your registration correction, send an e-mail to ibjjf@ibjjf.com


    Deadline for emails is 5PM Event local time.
  • Schedule release date

    01/20/2014

    Schedule release date

    On this date IBJJF will be releasing the final schedule. Time of release will depend upon tournament's organization.
  • Brackets release date

    01/22/2014

    Brackets release date

    The brackets will be available online at our website.
 

Belt & Age Divisions

Male:
Year of Birth Age division Belt
1998 Juvenile 1 White, Blue, Purple
1997 Juvenile 2 White, Blue, Purple
1996 and before Adult White, Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1984 and before Master 1 White, Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1978 and before Master 2 White, Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1973 and before Master 3 Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1968 and before Master 4 Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1963 and before Master 5 Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1958 and before Master 6 Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
 
Female:
Year of Birth Age division Belt
1998 Juvenile 1 White, Blue, Purple
1997 Juvenile 2 White, Blue, Purple
1996 and before Adult White, Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1984 and before Master Blue, Purple, Brown, Black

Open Class

Athletes who placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd in the following weight divisions are eligible to register for the Open Class bracket:
Juvenile (Middle Weight and above) - Blue and Purple Belts
Adult division - Blue, Purple, Brown
Master division - Blue, Purple, Brown and Black Belts

All Black Belt competitors in the Adult Division are eligible to compete in the Open Class division.

The athletes who are willing to register for the open class may do so at the event’s open class registration table. There will be registration deadlines for each open class division, which will be posted alongside the event’s schedule. Athletes will not be able to register for the open class division after its registrations deadline.

There will not be an open class for the following divisions:
All White Belts
Juveniles (Light Weight and below)

Important Info

Black belt adult division athlete's should bring one royal blue and one white gi for use during the semi-finals and finals.

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Media personnel may submit an application for the event by clicking here.

You may download a copy of the event poster by clicking here.

What to do when you get to the tournament:
- Athletes should be at the warm up area at least 15 minutes prior to the time assigned for his or her division on the schedule;
- Athletes will receive a complimentary event’s t-shirt; Athlete's should pick up t-shirts at the event, IBJJF does not mail shirts after the event;
- 1st, 2nd and 3rd places receive a medal and it has to be awarded at the event. IBJJF does not mail medals after the event;
- It is mandatory to have an official picture Id handy at all times;

Each academy can only have two athletes in the same division bracket (of age/weight/belt). If your academy has problems regarding the number of athletes in each division, please send an e-mail to IBJJF - ibjjf@ibjjf.com.

There will be awarded academy’s trophies for the following groups:
Adult Male
Adult Female
Juvenile
Master

Any false information provided during registration such as, but not limited to, DOB, may lead to immediate disqualification. Such actions are subject to suspension or even banishment from future IBJJF events.

The registration fee is non-refundable.

If you are alone on your bracket you can contact ibjjf@ibjjf.com till the day before registration check day and request a change on your registration; IBJJF does not guarantee that the division you want to be moved to will have another competitor at the day of the event;

We try to accommodate as many athletes as possible in our events, but there is a limit on the number of athletes in order to guarantee a high quality event.

IBJJF reserves the right to close registration when we reach full capacity, or the appointed event date registration deadline, whichever comes first.

We strongly suggest the registration is taken care of, before any travel arrangements.

Before each fight, athletes will be asked to show their valid form of photo identification(ID) to the officials. Make sure you have it on hand.

The official weight measurements of this event is in KILOGRAMS.

The European Open Jiu-Jitsu Championship is organized by the FPJJB.

Courses

We will be offering 2 courses during the duration of the European Jiu-Jitsu Championship this year.
The dates are as follows:

Wednesday - January 22, 2014

Please click here for more information and seminar registration.


 Friday - January 24, 2014

Please click here for more information and seminar registration.

Location:
Complexo Municipal Esportivo do Casal Vistoso
Rua Joao Silva
Lisbon

Portugal
Prices: With Valid Membership ID

$110.00 by November 22nd, 2013
$130.00 by January 15th, 2014

 

Without Valid Membership ID

$115.00 by November 22nd, 2013
$135.00 by January 15th, 2014