The tournament will take place on November 21th and
22th in Centro
Multiuso, São José/SC - Brazil.
Avenida Beira Mar de São José. s/n.º
São José / SC
THIS IS AN OPEN EVENT. ALL ATHLETES OF ANY
CITIZENSHIP ARE WELCOME TO COMPETE. TRIALS NOT REQUIRED.
The athletes must be at the warm up area,
according to their fighting schedulle.
The athlete only can enter in the fighing area when
is called by the official.
In case of victory the athlete must return to the warm
up area, and remain there till the next fight.
No coaching is alowed in the fighting area.
ATHLETES MUST CHECK THEIR REGISTRATION INFORMATION ON
THE REGISTRATION CHECK DAY - NOVEMBER 19 ON OUR WEBSITE
The athletes can send one e-mail with changes on the
registration, by sending a email to email@example.com
with the subject 'SOUTH AMERICAN CORRECTION'. The deadline
is November 19.
The athletes must make sure that their information is
correct by checking the website on the registration
list for their weight, belt, academy, age division,
and name information. If there are any mistakes on the
information (ei. typing mistakes by IBJJF) please
send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. (deadline November
| Black belt
3 (over 46)
AMERICAN JIU-JITSU NOVICE CHAMPIONSHIP 2009
This event the points will be tallied separately from
the main tournament. The points breakdown is as follows:
First place- 9 points, Second place- 3 points, and Third
place - 1 point. The event is for white belts only,
and FEMALE: ADULT,
and is intended to give budding competitors experience
in the largest World tournament alongside many of the
great athletes in sport jiu-jitsu.
time: 5 minutes
is no open class.
Before his/her first fight, the athlete will check
his/her weight with the Gi. There is only one opportunity
to check the weight. If the competitor does not make
his/her weight,they will be immediately disqualified.
Please make sure that you are in the correct weight
division. You can not change divisions ,if you do not
make your designated division. No changes
will be accepted in the tournament day, no refund.
All athletes should fight and weigh-in with tradicional
weave fabric gi only (single, double or golden). All
blue, all white or all black. No other kind of gi is
Each academy can only have two athletes in the same
division (of age/weight/belt). If your academy has problems
regarding the number of athletes in each division, please
send an e-mail to IBJJF email@example.com.
Before each fight, athletes will be asked to show their
Ids to the officials. Make sure you have it at hand.
on the number of athletes in the tournament, some classes
may not have an absolute division.