Weigh ins will take place at the ‘bull pen’ 25 minutes prior to the start of your division. Not making weight or failing to show up for scheduled weigh-in time will result in a disqualification with no refund. Please be assured that we make every effort to match competitors fairly, according to age, weight and rank. Should the event reach capacity, we reserve the right to close online registration early.
Passes may be purchased at the event.
Spectator Fee: $10 cash only or $20/Family
*Each academy may designate up to two black belt coaches who receive spectator passes at no cost. The academy must have competitors registered for this particular event and the passes must be approved by the Event Coordinator.
Kids are guaranteed two matches. Teen/Adult/Masters are modified single elimination bracket. Competitors are not guaranteed more than one match per division entered regardless of the outcome.
PLEASE NOTE: Competitors are required to wear an IBJJF approved uniform (gi) or (nogi).
Male Adult/Master Athletes who placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd are eligible to register for the Open Class bracket per belt level. Women Adult/Master medalists will be eligible to compete in Open Class brackets of either White belt, Blue belt, Purple/Brown/Black belt.
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. Athletes must register in Open Class within 15 minutes after receiving their medal.
Must be a Minimum of 4 competitors to run Open Bracket. Max of 2 competitors/academy/division for OPEN class. First 2 competitors to sign up will be registered.
All belt levels welcome to compete
Rule set is Brown/Black IBJJF Rules
5 minute rounds
IBJJF uniform required
No cup (groin protection), no knee pads
Competitors who register online during 'regular registration' will qualify for a free promotional t-shirt on a first come first serve basis.
Rules and restrictions are as follows:
Shirts must be picked up by the registered competitor at the retail booth after 9:30 AM the day of the event.
*Must register during early bird or regular registration to receive a free t-shirt.
This is a promotional item and has no monetary value.
Exact size and design of the promotional shirt is not guaranteed.
This offer expires once the event is concluded. Unclaimed shirts will not be mailed or otherwise distributed.
Rules Meeting: 8:00 AM
Venue Opens: 8:30 AM
*please refer to smoothcomp for match times that are updated live as the event runs.
Age 5-6 (2 minutes)
Age 7-15 (3 minutes)
Age 16+ (5 minutes)
Coaches please register your academy in Smoothcomp as this will allow you to track your competitors and allow your students to register under the correct Academy Name. This will also allow competitors not to be placed against team mates in the first round.
Parents you can also register an account with Smoothcomp to manage and create profiles for more that 1 child during the registration process.
No Refunds. Only exception is if you are alone in your division after brackets are finalized. Should the event be cancelled due to Alberta Health Services request, your registration will be transferred to the following event. NO REFUNDS.