03 Nov
Normal registration
19 Aug - 30 Sep
Late registration
01 Oct - 31 Oct

Rickson Gracie Cup

The Rickson Gracie Cup, in association with the National Jiu-Jitsu Federation, and supported by JJGF, is proud to announce the Rickson Gracie Cup TEXAS.

The Rickson Gracie Cup will be held at the Arlington Convention Center, TX

WHY COMPETE AT RICKSON GRACIE CUP

• Double Elimination Tournament

• Exclusive seminar with Master Rickson Gracie

• FREE event t-shirt to the first 200 competitors signed up

• Experienced referee's and staff

• Professional atmosphere

DATE & TIME: 

Saturday, November 3rd

Doors open at 9am. Events starts at 10am

REGISTRATION FEE

Until September 30th - $80

After September 30th - $95

ABSOLUTE DIVISION

All Adult and Master competitors can register for the Absolute Division for an additional fee of $20.

Competitors must register for the Absolute Division in advance. When registering for the Adult or Master division, you will be given the option to register for the Absolute Division. If you choose not to add the Absolute Division upon tournament registration you will NOT be able to select that option at a later date. 

RICKSON GRACIE SEMINAR

The tournament will feature an exclusive seminar with Master Rickson Gracie. 

Cost: FREE. Restricted to Rickson Gracie Cup competitors only.

ATTENTION: Event spectators are welcome to watch the seminar. However, only registered competitors are allowed to participate. 

TOURNAMENT RULES

Rickson Gracie Cup applies the official BJJ rules from the JJGF.

For all detailed rules and regulations please see: 

https://ricksongraciecup.com/rules-and-regulations/

AGE & WEIGHT DIVISIONS 

The Rickson Gracie Cup is open to kids, teens, adults and masters competitors. To see all the divisions, please choose a link below:

Kids & Teens                                                                                                               https://goo.gl/ixLUWX

Juvenile/Adult/Master                                                                                                 https://goo.gl/xK4kw7                                    

DIVISION CHANGES

Competitors will have until November 1st to make changes to their registration. Changes can be made online, by logging into the account and modifying the registration details. 

NOTE: We reserve the right to merge divisions in case there is only one competitor in the bracket. 

BRACKETS & SCHEDULE

Brackets and tournament schedule will be published on the event page on November 2nd. 

All competitors and spectators will be able to access a REAL-TIME schedule on their mobile device. This feature allows the most up-to-date information regarding brackets, fight time and results.

WEIGH-INS

Competitors must weigh-in on their gi, at least 60 minutes prior to scheduled division start time. Weigh-in is mandatory to ALL registered competitors. Competitors who fail to make weight, or do not show up on time for weigh-ins, will be automatically disqualified. 

IMPORTANT: No refund or credits will be given to competitors who fail to appear for the weigh-ins, or do not make weight. Please consider drive time, parking and traffic, as these are not valid reasons for missing weigh-ins.

COACH INFORMATION

Absolutely NO coaching allowed inside the competition area. Coaches must maintain a respectful atitude at all times towards the referees, staff and competitors. 

RESULTS

Results are live updated to and readily available on the results tab of the event page.

REFUND POLICY

Refunds can be requested until October 31st. Once the tournament registration closes, no refunds will be issued. Refunds can only be requested online, by logging into the tournament registration page. Absolutely NO refund will be given after October 31st. 

RELEASE OF LIABILITY

Compete at this tournament at your own risk. The organization is not liable for any injuries that happens during the tournament. By registering for the Rickson Gracie Cup, you assume full responsibility and liability for all damages, injuries and losses that you, or your child may sustain while participating in the tournament. 

IMPORTANT INFO

- Refer to the Brackets & Schedule link to know when you should be at the event and inside the warm up area.

- It is mandatory to have an official government photo ID at all times.

- Athletes who place in 1st, 2nd and 3rd in their division will receive a medal at the event.

- Any false information provided during registration such as, but not limited to, belt rank or date of birth, may lead to immediate disqualification. 

- Competitors can change their current division by login in to their event profile.

- The Rickson Gracie Cup reserves the right to close registration before Oct. 31st if capacity is reached. 

Location

Arlington Convention Center
1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX 76011 »
Timezone: America/Chicago

Entries

  • Boys Gi 80 USD
  • Girls Gi 80 USD
  • Juvenile Boys Gi 80 USD
    16-17 years
  • Juvenile Girls Gi 80 USD
    16-17 years
  • Male Gi 80 USD
    18 years and above
  • Female Gi 80 USD
    18 years and above
  • Male Absolute Gi 20 USD
  • Female Absolute Gi 20 USD