21 Mar - 22 Mar
Early bird registrations
01 Oct - 01 Nov 00:01
Normal registration
Deadline 02 Mar 23:59
Late registrations
Deadline 17 Mar 23:59

Arnold's BJJ festival 2020


Get ready for a return of grappling competition at the Arnold sports festival 

Location - Melbourne convention and exhibition centre

Date - 21-22 March 2019

Schedule - 2 days of BJJ and grappling action



We're excited to announce a joint run event from martial arts Australia , John Donohue MMA and GH promotions. The Arnold's sports festival will be the biggest its ever been and now include's two huge day's of grappling action. On Saturday the 21st takes place the Melbourne International Jiu-Jitsu Championship (gi only) and Sunday the 22nd the ADCC Asia Pacific championship (nogi). Categories available for  male , female , juveniles and juniors . Come to participate or spectate because there is so much more happening at this year's festival and you never know, you may run into Arnie himself.

Rules - 

Melbourne international jiu-jitsu championship - Full IBJJF rules and techniques excluding advantages


ADCC Asia Pacific Championship - ADCC rules 


Qualify 1st,2nd,3rd for Absolute divisions

Weigh in's -

weigh in's will take place at the weigh in station located inside the arena 

if you do both days you still have to way in each day

please give significant time to get weighed in

you can weigh in anytime from when you enter the doors

there is no allowance for gi divisions but there is a 0.9kg allowance for nogi

Registrations - 

early bird - Adult $75  - Kids $65

normal - Adult $85 - Kids $75

late - Adult $100 Kids $85

combine both days and receive a discount

registration includes 3 day pass to the festival

passes can be collected at the entrance  friday , saturday and sunday at our booth

Spectators - lots more to see and do at this years festival for different options on spectator passes please visit



Melbourne convention & exhibition centre »
1 Convention Centre Pl
Timezone: Australia/Melbourne


  • ADCC Men +18 years 85 AUD
  • ADCC Women +18 yr 85 AUD
  • ADCC Boys 7-10 years 75 AUD
  • ADCC Girls 7-10 years 75 AUD
  • ADCC Boys 11-14 years 75 AUD
  • ADCC Girls 11-14 years 75 AUD
  • ADCC Boys 15-17 years 75 AUD
  • ADCC Girls 15-17 years 75 AUD
  • Male Gi 85 AUD
    18 years and above
  • Female Gi 85 AUD
    18 years and above
  • Boys Gi 75 AUD
  • Girls Gi 75 AUD
  • Juvenile Boys Gi 75 AUD
    16-17 years
  • Juvenile Girls Gi 75 AUD
    16-17 years
  • Male Absolute Gi 20 AUD
  • Female Absolute Gi 20 AUD