The 3rd Southwest Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Classic will take place on October 22nd and 23rd at the Phoenix College (North Gym) located at 1202 W. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, AZ 8013. Two tickets to the 2012 European Jiu-Jitsu Championship in Lisbon, Portugal, are on the line for the Adult Black Belt Division Open Light Weight (Under 167.5 lbs) and over Open Heavy Weight (Over 167.5 lbs).
The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competition will offer kids, juveniles, Adult (Male and Female), Masters and Senior Divisions.
Registration will be closed for the Kids division after 280 competitors. Registration for Juveniles, Adults, Masters, seniors, and Women will be closed after 500 competitors.
GD Jiu-Jitsu Events will be offering FREE tournament T-Shirts to ALL competitors!
SPECTATOR FEES: Saturday $10, Sunday $10
Each competitor must fill out the registration form online. The Pre-registration fee is $60 for the adults and juveniles (16-17 yrs) or and $50 for the kids division until Monday, October 10th. After this date, $70 for adults and juveniles and, $60 for the kids.
All registrations must be received by Monday, October 17th by 11:59 pm. No registrations after this date. Registration fees are non-refundable. No exceptions.
The brackets will be released before the tournament. On Friday, October 21st, the brackets will be available online at our website.
Adults Division - The tournament is single elimination. Medals will be awarded to the 1st place, 2nd place and 3rd place of each division. Athletes will not compete for the third place. Two bronze medals will be given
Kids Division - EEvery competitor will receive a 3 1/2" medal. This is a single elimination tournament, but if the child loses in the semi-final, they will compete again. Top 4 are guaranteed in the podium.
The top 5 schools in the adult and kids division will receive team trophies.
Restrictions of the paid airfare for the 2012 European JJ Championship:
Ticket is non-transferable and the competitor must be there to claim the prize
Competitor must leave from a U.S. Airport.
If the competitor does not have any interest in the prize, or will not be able to go, we can offer 1 year (2012) of free entries at the GD Jiu-Jitsu Events and AZSBJJF Tournaments instead. Not exchangeable for cash.
Ticket must be used for the 2012 European JJ Championship. The tournament will take place in Lisbon, Portugal from January 26th to the 29th.
Tickets must be booked no later than November 26th (two months before the tournament). After this date, the ticket will be void.
Prize covers airfare ONLY. Competitor is responsible for paying for own registration, hotel accommodations, and food and travel expenses.