INTER-ASSOCIATION TOURNAMENT MAY 2015

Any student that trains at a Relson Gracie association may compete at this friendly all ranks tournament.  If you are looking for a great way to get back into competing, or if this will be your first competition, this is a great opportunity to test the waters in a safe comfortable environment among teammates.

Medals and certificates will be given and each match will be analyzed by an advanced Jiu-Jitsu practitioner  that will give suggestions and pointers to grow the students game.

We have will have 3 divisions – Gi, No Gi, and Open

 In Advance: $30 for 1 Division – $3 for each additional division

At The Door:  $35 for 1 Division – $3 for each additional division

Spectators – $5 each

REGISTER ONLINE

 

                                                                                           SATURDAY, MAY 23RD 2015

WEIGH INS: 7:30AM

RULES MEETING: 8:30AM

TOURNAMENT: 9AM

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Relson Gracie In-House Tournament Gi Division

BELT RANKS OTHER THAN THE RANKS LISTED FOR THE CORRESPONDING AGE DIVISIONS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO COMPETE UNLESS AUTHORIZED BY THE

TOURNAMENT CHAIRMAN

· ADULT AND MASTER COMPETITORS ARE PROHIBITED FROM COMPETING ABOVE OR BELOW THEIR GIVEN RANK

· KIDS AND TEEN DIVISIONS MAY COMPETE AGAINST COMPETITORS WITH DIFFERENT RANKS IF THERE ARE INSUFFICIENT ENTRANTS TO JUSTIFY SEPARATE DIVISIONS. GIRLS AND BOYS MAY BE PAIRED TOGETHER IN THE KIDS DIVISIONS (PRIOR PERMISSION FROM PARENT AND OR LEGAL GUARDIAN)

KIDS

AGE REQUIREMENT: 6 TO 12

BELTS: WHITE: WHITE, YELLOW, ORANGE

TIME LIMITS GI: 4 MIN. ALL BELTS

TIME LIMITS NO GI:4 MIN ALL LEVELS

TEENSAGE REQUIREMENT: 13 TO 17BELTS: WHITE, YELLOW, ORANGE, GREEN

TIME LIMITS GI: 5 MIN. ALL BELTS

TIME LIMITS NO GI: 5 MIN ALL LEVELS

 

ADULTS

AGE REQUIREMENT: 18 TO 29

BELTS: WHITE, BLUE, PURPLE, BROWN, BLACK
TIME LIMITS:
(WHITE 5 MIN.) (BLUE 6 MIN.) (PURPLE 7 MIN.) (BROWN 8 MIN.) (BLACK 10 MIN.)

TIME LIMITS NO GI: (BEGINNER 5 MIN) (INTERMEDIATE 6 MIN) (ADVANCED 8 MIN)

MASTERS

AGE REQUIREMENT: 30 & OVER

BELTS: WHITE, BLUE, PURPLE, BROWN, BLACK
TIME LIMITS GI:
(WHITE 5 MIN.) (BLUE 5 MIN.) (PURPLE 6 MIN.) (BROWN 6 MIN.) (BLACK 8 MIN.)

TIME LIMITS NO GI:(Beginner: 5 Min) (Intermediate/ Advanced: 6 Min)

 

WEIGHT CLASS GUIDELINES

COMPETITORS WILL BE MATCHED AS CLOSE IN WEIGHT AS POSSIBLE TO FORM VIABLE BRACKETS

MEN-WEIGHT(LBS)

ROOSTER                                  121 AND UNDER

SUPER FEATHER                         122 TO 134

FEATHER                                   135 TO 147

LIGHT                                       148 TO 160

MIDDLE                                     161 TO 173

LIGHT HEAVY                             174 TO 187

MEDIUM HEAVY                          188 TO 200

HEAVY                                       201 TO 213

SUPER HEAVY                            214 TO 226

ULTRA HEAVY                            227 & UP

ABSOLUTE/OPEN

 

WOMEN-WEIGHT(LBS)

STRAW             105 AND UNDER

ROOSTER          106 TO 121

LIGHT FEATHER  122 TO 134

LIGHT                135 TO 147

MIDDLE              148 TO 160

SUPER MIDDLE    161 TO 173

LIGHT HEAVY      147 TO 187

HEAVY                188 TO 202

ABSOLUTE/OPEN

 

 

· WEIGHT WILL BE DETERMINED BY BODY WEIGHT IN POUNDS W/O THE GI
· CALIBRATED SPRING OR DIGITAL SCALES WILL BE USED TO MEASURE BODY WEIGHT. COMPETITORS OF THE SAME BELT AND WEIGHT CLASS WILL USE THE SAME SCALE TO INSURE FAIRNESS

· ADULT AND MASTER OPEN DIVISION WILL CONSIST OF COMPETITORS OF THE SAME SEX, AGE AND BELT RANK REGARDLESS OF WEIGHT

· KIDS AND TEENS WILL NOT HAVE AN OPEN WEIGHT DIVISION UNLESS AUTHORIZED BY PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN AND THE TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR · COMPETITORS WEIGHTS WILL BE RE-CHECKED PRIOR TO THE COMPETITION (WE DO NOT SUPPORT CRASH WEIGHT LOSS PRACTICE PRIOR TO COMPETITION)

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IF A COMPETITOR DOESN’T MAKE WEIGHT, HE OR SHE WILL BE MOVED TO THE APPROPRIATE WEIGHT CLASS W/O PENALTY.

COMPETITORS WILL BE ADDED TO THE BOTTOM OF THE EXISTING BRACKET AND MAY HAVE TO FIGHT FOR BYE SPACES.

· WE WILL NOT RECONFIGURE BRACKETS PREVIOUSLY MADE.

SCORING

 

TAKE DOWN, KNEE ON THE BELLY SWEEP

2 POINTS

GUARD PASS

3 POINTS

 

MOUNT

4 POINTS

ADVANTAGES 

HALF GUARD PASS

TURN OVER

NEAR SUBMISSION

PENALTIES 

ILLEGAL GRIP -1 POINT

GUARD STALLING -1 POINT

GUARD EXITING -1 POINT

INTENTIONAL STALLING -2 POINTS EXCESSIVE ROUGHNESS -2 POINTS INTENTIONAL AVOIDANCE -2 POINTS

OVERTIME

THERE WILL BE NO OVERTIME-MATCHES THAT ARE SCORED EQUAL IN BOTH POINTS AND ADVANTAGES WILL BE WON BY THE COMPETITOR THAT DEMONSTRATED A HIGHER LEVEL OF TECHNICAL DISPLAY AND AGGRESSIVENESS

PROHIBITED TECHNIQUES

-ALL DIVISIONS-

 
GUARD SLAM WRIST LOCKS FINGER/TOE LOCKS KNEE BARS HEEL HOOKS
BICEP SLICER CALF AND THIGH SLICER FORWARD CERVICAL CRANK MOUTH SMOTHER CERVICAL SUPLEX
CERVICAL LOCKS BACKWARD CERVICAL CRANK