The Sussex Open is back. This is a Gi tournament open to all belt levels and will be held at Elements Martial Arts in Brighton on the 11th of January.
Registration is now closed as we have reached capacity.
Brackets and Schedule are now live!
Please be aware that timings are due to change so please keep an eye on the brackets and schedule BEOFRE AND DURING the event. Make sure you are in the venue and have been weighed in at least 1 hour before your scheduled fight time. You can weigh in at any time as long as it as least an hour before your fight.You do not need to weigh in to compete in the Absolute division
- If you are not there when you are called to compete you will be disqualified
- If you do not make weight you will be disqualified
Doors will open at 9AM first matches will start at 9:30AM
We will be following IBJJF Rules for this tournament which can be found here:https://ibjjf.com/rules/
There is NO PARKING on site! We are however conveniently located right by HOVE train station, there is paid for on street parking close to the venue.
There is a Cafe on site, located next to the weigh in Area.
At this tournament we follow the RESPECT RULE
This event has a zero tolerance policy regarding inappropriate behaviour by coaches, parents/guardians, spectators and competitors.
All in attendance must show some restraint when their students or team mates are fighting.
There will be competitors and spectators of all ages at this event and we are here to set an example. Any swearing, inappropriate gestures, violence (towards person or property) or berating the officials (regardless of any decisions they make) will not be tolerated.
If this happens, the referee/organiser has the right to disqualify that competitor, or to ask the coach to leave the area. If those concerned do not comply with the referee/organisers request the competitor will be disqualified from the event.
If a coach, parent or team mate encroaches onto the mat, or past any barriers that are in place, or man handles an official in any way, that person will be asked to leave the venue and the whole team will not be permitted to take any further part in the competition.
Elements Martial Arts »
131 Conway St HOVE BN3 3LA
Juvenile Boys Gi
Juvenile Girls Gi
18 years and above
18 years and above
Male Absolute Gi
Female Absolute Gi