World Jiu-Jitsu No-GI Championship

October 4th & 5th, 2014

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Relevant Dates

  • Athletes affiliation and
    Academy registration deadline

    09/15/2014

    Athletes affiliation and academy registration deadline

    All Juvenile, 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. Juveniles, 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

    09/26/2014

    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

    09/27/2014

    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 09/28/2014 to 09/28/2014

    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

    09/30/2014

    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

    10/02/2014

    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

    10/02/2014

    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 Blue, Purple
1997 Juvenile 2 Blue, Purple
1996 and before Adult Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1984 and before Master 1 Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1978 and before Master 2 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 Blue, Purple
1997 Juvenile 2 Blue, Purple
1996 and before Adult Blue, Purple, Brown, Black
1984 and before Master Blue, Purple, Brown, Black

Open Class

Athletes who placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd are eligible to register for the Open Class bracket.

Exceptions:

Juveniles (lightweight and below) - There will not be an open class for those divisions;
Black Belt Adult - All athletes are eligible to compete in open class;

How to register?

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.

Important Info

•Refer to the schedule link in order to know when you should be at the event and inside the warm up area.
•It is mandatory to have an official picture Id at all times.
•The official weight measurements of this event is in POUNDS.

Refund Policy:

The registration fee is non-refundable.
Exemption: Athletes who are alone in their bracket are eligible to receive a full refund of the registration fee if they contact ibjjf@ibjjf.com and request to withdraw their name from the competition prior to the end of the appointed event registration check day.

Others:

•Athletes will receive a complimentary event t-shirt which they should pick up at the event; All shirts should be picked up at the event's shirt booth
•Athletes who place in 1st, 2nd and 3rd in their division will receive a medal at the event. All the medals should be picked up at the event's podium
•Each team can only have two athletes in the same division bracket (of age/weight/belt). If your team has more than 2 athletes in the same division, the professor needs to email ibjjf@ibjjf.com prior to professor's correction deadline, in order to create different teams for the same academy; This rule does not prevent you from registering for the event
•There will be four trophy groups for this event:
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.
•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 on the day of the appointed event registration deadline, whichever comes first.
•We strongly suggest that athlete registration is finalized before making 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;
•This tournament is organized by USBJJF.

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

Courses

We will be hosting an IBJJF Rules Seminar on October 4th at Felix Event Center – Azusa Pacific University. Click here for more information.
Location:
Felix Event Center – Azusa Pacific University
701 E Foothill Blvd
Azusa
CA
USA
91702
Prices: $97.00 USD until August 1st, 2014
$120.00 USD until August 29th, 2014
$135.00 USD until September 26th, 2014