Early bird registrations
12 Sep - 10 Jun 00:00
Normal registration
Deadline 01 Sep 23:59
Late registrations
Deadline 10 Nov 00:00


Welcome everybody to the third edition of the International Veluwe Open Jiu Jitsu Championship, the biggest BJJ tournament in Ede.




Due the Corona Virus we are allowed to have a maximum 100 vistiors at the same time, therefore we have to place the brackets in a certain time schedule. This schedule will be shown when the brackets will be pubished.

- There will be desinfection spray at the venue for the visitors and for the athletes there will be extra spray at the weigh-in and competition mat.

- Doors and windows in the hall remain open as much as possible for good ventilation.

- All the kids competitors are allowed to bring 1 visitor along, visitors for the adults are possible if there are less 100 visitors at that point.

- Everyone must guarantee the 1.5 meters, except on the mat.

- Competitors must leave the hall when their own bracket has ended.

- No open class until measures are relaxed.

- Competitors must disinfect their hands before entering the mat.

- Competitors can enter the venue 1 hour before their bracket start but have to wait on the tribune.

- Competitors can enter the hall 30 minutes before the start of the bracket for the weigh-in.

- Competitors will have to fill in a form upon arrival stating that they are NOT ill and have NO complaints at the time of entry. When the competitors are Ill or have complaints they will be disqualified without a refund. This form has to be handed fully filled in and signed at the weigh-in. Failling to do so the competitor will be disqualified, no discussion.

- 2 coaches per team are allowed until further notice. Coaches have to be registerd by email before the registration deadline expires. Coaches will also have to fill in a form stating that they are NOT ill and don't have any complaints at the time of entry, same rules applies.

- If the tournament have to be cancelled/postponed, because of COVID-19, you will have the option to ask for a coupon to register for free on our next tournament or for a total refund of your registration fee.

- By registering you acknowledge and agree with the taken measurements.


On this third edition there will be an opportunity for everyone to try out their skills during the competition. All competitors will be guaranteed to fight at least 2 fights. This event will be contested under IBJJF standards.


This year there is a maximum number of 300 competitors

200 adult competitors

100 kids competitors


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Normal registrations:

10-06-2021 - 01-09-2021 Costs: € 30,-

Late registrations:

01-09-2021 - 10-11-2021 Costs: € 34,-

Kids registrations:

10-06-2021 - 10-11-2021 Costs: € 15,-

Black belt registrations: Costs: Free

Note: Due the corona virus it won't be possible to switch weightclasses when weight isn't made on the competition day.


When your registration has peen paid it will not be able to get your fee back, everything will be used to bring the other competitors the best service as possible.


All competitors may enter the hall 30 minutes before the start of their bracket for the weigh-in.

Weigh-in must be done in full gi with belt. Men are not allowed to wear rashguard underneath their gi, ladies are allowed to wear one. There will be a 0.2 tolerance at the weigh-in. If you don't make weight, you will be disqualified and you lose your match on 'Walk-Over'.

Competitors have to bring their filled Covid-19 form with them to the weigh-in and will be disqualified if they are not 'healthy'.


Kids will compete in a round-robin system.

Adults will compete in a round-robin system and a single knock-out finals system. The no.1 of the round-robin bracket will advance to the single knock-out finals. The adult round-robin brackets will be at most 5 competitors.


Belt: White, Grey, Yellow, Orange, Green

Age: 7-9, 10-12, 13-15

Weightclass: -25kg, -30kg, -35kg, -40kg, -45kg, -50kg, -55kg, -60kg & +60kg

Note: if there are to few competitors in a kids division (belt, age or weight) the organization will try to merge the brackets for the kids to have at least 2 fights against different opponents.


Age: 16 and older (adults)

Weight class: -64kg, -70kg, -76kg, -82,3kg, -88,3kg, -94,3kg, -100,5kg & +100,5


Age: 16 and older (adults)

Weight class: -52,5kg, -58,5 kg, -64kg, -69kg, & +69kg

Note: if there are to few competitors in a division (belt or weight) the organization will move the competitor up to the next available higher division (weight divisions will be merged with the division below).


This year there will be no Open Weight Class competition until the Covid-19 meassures relax


2 minutes - Kids: 7-9

3 minutes - Kids 10-12

4 minutes - Kids 13-16

5 minutes - Adults White belts

6 minutes - Adults Blue belts

7 minutes - Adults Purple belts

8 minutes - Adults Elite belts (brown & black)


Be at the warm-up area 3 fights before your match starts, pay attention to the live bracket schedule on Smoothcomp. The brackets will be visible at the weigh-in, but also on the screen your mobile phone at the Smoothcomp website. Keep in mind that it is your own responsibility to be on time. When your name has been called out you have to be ready at your competition mat within 2 minutes otherwise you will be disqualified.


The competitors are allowed to have 1 coach with them at the competition area.


This event will be contested under IBJJF standards. You can find the rules on www.ibjjf.com/rules/

Note: In all situations that recall a belt difference, the lower belt rules will be applied.


There is a limit of 100 visitors at one sinlge period.

Visitors will have free acces and there will be enough free parking spaces near the venue. So support your teammates and help them getting ready before and after their fights.

Supporters have to take place on the seats on the tribune that are marked and have to keep a 1,5 meter distance to each other.


Location name: Sporthal 'Van der knaaphal'

Street name: Burgemeester Cees van der Knaapweg 10

Zip code: 6717 VZ

City: Ede


08:00 Doors open

08:30 Start weight in

09:30 Kick-off first matches


Sporthal 'Van der knaaphal' »
Zandlaan 27A
Timezone: Europe/Amsterdam


  • Women 34 EUR
    16 years and above
  • Women black belt 0 EUR
    16 years and above
  • Men 34 EUR
    16 years and above
  • Men black belt 0 EUR
    16 years and above
  • Kids 15 EUR
    7 until 15 years old kids can compete in the kids division