No points - just submissions. Eddie Bravo Invitational Rules - Gi & Nogi.
Europe's first tournament following the Eddie Bravo Invitational Rules both in Gi and Nogi is going in the third round already.
No points. Just submissions. Gi and nogi.
5,-€ of each admission will go to the jckpot which will be subject to contest between the first and second winners of each class in an open class.
The same rules already known from EBI will also be applied here:
No submission in the regular time = no bucks. Each submission entitles to 1/9th of the jackpot.
The unclaimed part of the pricemoney will automatically added to the next tournament's pot.
Beginner: Up to one year of grappling. Whitebelts only. Judo, Wrestling, MMA, etc. pp. count.
Advanced: Up to three years of grappling. BJJ and Luta Livre bluebelts at max.
Expert/Pro: All professional fighters and purplebelts and up.
„Sandbagging“ will lead to instant disqualification of the whole team, retroactively as well and will also mean exclusion of all following events.
Beginner: Five minutes + Overtime
Advanced: Seven minutes + Overtime
Expert/Pro: Ten minutes + Overtime
Everything that isn't forbidden,
Striking, kicking, biting, clawing, spitting
Fingers in body cavaties
Throws on head or neck
Flying scissor takedowns
Heelhooks, applying torque pressure on neck or spine, guard jumps & slams (beginner only)
Being too passive
Unsportsmanlike behaviour in general
Every forbidden technique an lead to a warning or to (instant) disqualification. The referee alone has the sovereignity of decision.
End of a fight:
One fighter isn't able to continue with the fight because of injury, unconciousness, cramp or any other reason.
One coach decides to give up the fight.
The referee decides to disqualify a fighter.
The referee decides that one of the fighters is not able to continue the fight.
The referee decides that the current situation poses an unbearable threat to the health of one or both fighters.
In beginner class referees might decide to stop a fight rather early in order to keep the fighters and their health safe.
In regular time:
One of the fighters submits verbally or through double tap on his opponent, himself or the mat. Loud expression of pain is recognized as a verbal submission.
The referee tosses a coin. The winning fighter chooses to start from „backmount“ or „spiderweb“ and takes the dominant position.
The referee starts the fight and a timer. The time will be stopped either if there is a submission or when the fighter in the non-dominant position has escaped.
The fighters switch position and the fight is restarted. If the submitting fighter started from the non-dominant position, the fight ends immediately.
There was exactly one submission: The dominating fighter wins.
There were two submissions: The fighter who was able to dominate the fastest wins the fight.
There was no submission: There will be another round.
There were three rounds but know submissions: All escape times will be added and the fighter who took the least amount of time to escape wins.
Registration is open on https://smoothcomp.com/event/733 starting on May 1st 2018.