VICTORY GI AND NOGI OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
VICTORY GI & NOGI GRAPPLING OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
Welcome to Victory Gi and NOGI Grappling Open
The Victory Combat Sports is proud to announce the implementation of Brazilian Jiujitsu Gi & NOGI open championship.
Saturday 18th November 2023, Jubilee Sports Centre, Liverpool
Registration is now open!
Super early bird registrations for the first 100 registrants,
Juniors under 16 years old £20 per entry
Age 16+ and adults £25 per entry
Optional absolute £12.50 per entry
1st 2nd & 3rd place will recieve Victory bespoke medals. Absolute winner will recieve Victory Custom championship Belt
Spectators fee £5 per adult, under 16 free
Nogi competitor with judo black belt, Pro mma and Competitive Wrestling experience MUST register as blue belt or above or risk disqualification.
Rules and Formats
Competitors for all ages will compete under AJP GI & NOGI rules as per belt ranks with some adjusments.
Juniors allowable techniques
Head and arm choke
Pulling the head in triangle
One arm guillotine
Ezekiel choke GI & NOGI
Jumping Submissions (Grey belts and above only)
Wrist lock ( Age 16+ whitebelts)
Competitors age 16+ and adults white belts will be allowed to jump guard/ Submissions
Blue belts compete under blue belt rules
Match times , Juniors 4 Minutes
Over 16 and Adults 5 minutes
Advantage = 1 point
Penalty = 1 point
* In the event the match ended with exact same score i.e 2-2 the last one to score will win the match*
*Nogi competitors purple belts and above will compete under adults black belt rules.*
The winner will be determined by way of submission and or points, if however the match ended in normal time without points a 1 minute golden score will be added on with the first one to score or by submission will win the match otherwise if the golden time is over without a a clear winner the match will be determine by the referee. Referee and judges decision is final
Fouls, Penalties and DQ: There will be two penalties warnings for serious fouls, or anything unsportmanlike behaviour! on the 3rd warning will be a disqualification.
All competitors must wear a suitable fight wear i.e GI/Kimono, Rash guards, Nogi shorts/Legging NO T-Shirts or loose fittings clothing.
Please read before registering.
**In submiting my application form and by way of my entry to Victory Grappling event(s); I hereby waive all claims against any and all persons associated with any of the participating gyms, competitors, the event and venue. I understand that I am participating in a sport that has body contact. I assume full responsibility for all my actions during and connected to the above combat event. I understand the risk of competing in this form of Martial Arts competition and hereby releasethe event organisers and all its employees and associates, tournament sponsors and the event facility, from any type of injury, loss, or death sustained while competing in this competition. I, the entrant also state that I am in good physical condition and know of no reason why I cannot participate in this event. I understand that divisions or weight classes are subject to change based on participant numbers.I can confirrm I have read and understand the rules of the event and will abide by them. In case of an emergency, I hereby authorise any licensed medical personnel to perform any acceptedmedical procedure deemed necessary and I agree to bear the expense of any such treatment. I also understand and agree that my attendance and/or performance at the tournament may be photographed, filmed, and/or taped and used by Victory Grappling or any sponsors for broadcast or reproduction for any portable media. I therefore waive any compensation/royalties thereof. If the competitor is a minor, I assert that I am his/her/they/their legal guardian and I grant my permission for him/her/they/them to participate at the Victory Grappling event. Any violation of the above policy will result in immediate forfeiture of registration fees and disqualification from the current event and may result in disqualification from future events held by Victory Grappling.Victory Grappling enforces zero tolerance on disrespect, threatening with physical violence, or verbally abusing towards anyone during the event. If any coach, competitor, friends, or family of competitors threatens or abuses anyone within the event in any shape or form, they will be escortedout of the building and their team may be banned from any future events. By applying and/or participating in any Victory Grappling events, I confirm that I have read and agreeto all its terms and I acknowledge that by authorising payment I am consenting fully to all terms and conditions contained herein.