Edinburgh Open Spring Leg 2016
Scottish Grappling proudly presents the 4th annual Edinburgh Open Spring Leg which will take place at Meadowbank Sports Centre, Edinburgh on Saturday the 4th of June. The event will be contested under standard IBJJF rules.
The competition is open to all belt divisions.
Weigh-ins will take place approximately 30 minutes prior to the first match in your division
Weight Divisions are: -
-57.5kg -64,0 kg/ - 70,0 kg/ -76,0 kg/ -82,3 kg/ -88,3 kg/ -94,3 kg/ -100,5 kg/ + 100,5 kg
-48.5 kg/ -53.5kg/ u58.5kg/ u64kg / u69kg/ u73kg / u79.3kg/ 79.3kg+
Please note that it as the discretion of the organizers as to whether divisions of less than 4 people will run and in some cases divisions may need to be combined with the next highest weight category or moved down in age group automatically in the event of seniors entries.
Also Judo black belts, professional MMA fighters and those who have wrestled at a national level are ineligible to compete at white belt and must enter at blue belt minimum regardless of BJJ grade.
All divisions will be run on a single elimination basis. Competitors who medal in their weight division will be eligible to enter the openweight division for their belt level.
Team trophies are on offer for the top 3 places teams as per IBJJF scoring criteria.
Closing date for all entries will be midnight on Saturday the 28th of May, no entries will be accepted after this point and initial brackets will be available by no later than Sunday May 29th.