The English Open BJJ Championship 2018 will be held at the University of East London. The event is the highest ranked competition in the UKBJJA calendar.
The event will have Junior and Juvenile divisions. Adult divisions. Master divisions 1-7.
Juniors will be on Saturday 24th.
Juvenile White belts Saturday 24th.
Juvenile Blue belts Saturday 24th
MASTERS white belts Saturday 24th
Coloured belts Sunday 25th (except juvenile)
Adult white belts could be Saturday or Sunday, full schedule will be announced by Wednesday 21st November
You can make changes to your registration via your smoothcomp account until 20th November.
Doors will open at 9:30am both days. First matches will be 10am.
Weigh ins will be on the day you fight, just before your first match. Competitors must weigh in with their gi and belt on. If you fail to make weight you will be DQ'd. You will not be able to move divisions.
Absolute division registration will take place on the day and will only be open to medallists.
If there are no other registrations in your category you will be allowed to move division once registration has closed or you will be entitled to a full refund.
Registration fees will be offered at a discounted rate until October 24th. Juniors and Juveniles will be offered a discounted rate.
Junior entries include one free spectator.
All competitors will receive a free T shirt
Team trophies will be given to the top three teams.
Coaches must arrange for coaching passes in advance. Minimum 5 competitors per pass.
Weigh ins will be on the day just before your first match. Competitors must weigh in with their gi and belt on.
Gis must be correctly sized as per IBJJF rules, with 4 fingers space in the cuff of sleeves and trousers, and no more than 4 fingers space between hand and gi for jacket and ankle and gi for trousers. If your gi or belt are deemed unsuitable you will have to find a replacement or will be disqualified.
Free car parking is available behind the facility.
Spectator fees are £10 per person, payable on the day.
Matches will follow IBJJF rules.
University of East London (Sportsdock)
4-6 University Way London E16 2RD »
Juvenile Boys Gi
Juvenile Girls Gi
18 years and above
18 years and above