Welcome to the Sask No-gi Open Tournament! This is the first ever no-gi only event like this in Saskatchewan. We are looking forward to seeing the amazing techniques and strategies that will be on display. So let's get started and have some fun!
Brackets will be set up as double elimination. Two person brackets will be best 2 out of 3 matches.
This is a pre registration tournament only
Official Event Date: October 7, 2023 - 9:00am
Doors open: 8:00am
Location: Sask Polytechnic Moose Jaw Campus - Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
Early Registration Deadline: September 25, 2023 -12:00pm (FREE T-SHIRT)
Registration Deadline: October 4, 2023 - 12:00pm
Competitor Correction Deadline: October 4, 2023 - 12:00pm
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Early REGISTRATION FEES
Competitors 14 years and younger – $70.00
Competitors 15 years and older – $75.00
Adult competitors – $85.00
All Fees for competitors after early registration will be an additional $20.00.
The event will take place under the current IBJJF NoGi ruleset.
Rules can be reviewed here https://ibjjf.com/books-videos
2 person brackets will be best of 3 matches.
3 person brackets will be round robin with bracket points awarded for each win. (3 points-submission; 2 points - win by points; 1 point - ref decision or advantage).
4+ person brackets will be double elimination.
Absolute divisions will be single elimination.
SPECTATOR TICKET PRICES
Cash only at the door.
Adults – $10.00
Kids under 18 years of age – $5.00
Kids 5 years and under are admitted FREE
ALL COMPETITORS WILL WEIGH IN BEFORE THEIR FIRST FIGHT.
There is only one opportunity to check an athlete's weight. If the competitor does not make weight, they will be immediately disqualified.
PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU REGISTER IN THE CORRECT WEIGHT DIVISION. YOU CAN NOT CHANGE DIVISIONS THE DAY OF THE TOURNAMENT IF YOU DO NOT MAKE WEIGHT FOR YOUR DESIGNATED DIVISION. NO CHANGES WILL BE ACCEPTED ON THE TOURNAMENT DAY, NO REFUNDS.
All coaches planning to be in the athlete area need to pre-register by sending in their Respect in Sport certificate of completion, name and club. If you have already sent in this information we will have it on file and you do not need to resend. Please send in your certificate to [email protected] if you have not yet registered as a coach.
All registered coaches need to also have a valid SaskBJJ membership.
Coaches please register your academy in Smoothcomp. This will allow you to track your competitors and allow your students to register under the correct Academy Name. This will also help to avoid competitors competing against teammates in the first round.
Click here for information on how to create your coach / manager account.
Parents should also register an account with Smoothcomp to manage and create profiles for one or more children during the registration process. This will allow you to track your child's match times throughout the day.
To learn more about how to add profiles to your account click here.
A food concession provided by SuperMeats Catering will be available in the lobby of Sask Polytech during the tournament.
Kona Ice will be on also be on site!
Coaches and athletes must have a valid 2023 SaskBJJ membership. If you do not have a SaskBJJ membership please purchase one before filling out this registration form.
Out of province athletes purchase your Membership Online and receive your membership card at the tournament.
If you are planning to stay in Moose Jaw for the event, please use the following link to book at any of the supporting hotels. There are several other sports tournaments going on in Moose Jaw on the long weekend, so make sure to book early!