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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Submission wrestling and freestyle wrestling tournament

£15 entry for 1 division (gi, no-gi, wrestling)
£20 for 2 divisions
£25 for 3 divisions
£5 for Juniors

IBJJF rules for the Gi tournament

No-gi as per IBJJF minus knee reap
Beginner – BJJ white belt or -2 years training
Intermediate BJJ blue belt or -4 years training
Advanced – BJJ purple belt + or 4+ years training

Freestyle wrestling using simplified Olympic rules

Juniors categories to be arranged by both age and weight. *POSITIONAL ONLY* – no submission holds

Adult weight classes as per IBJJF (weigh ins without gi to synchronise for those also entering no-gi and/or wrestling)
BJJ weights

Divisions – Male (Adult)

Ultra Heavyweight: over 221.0 lbs (+100.5 kg)
Super Heavyweight: under 221.0 lbs (-100.5 kg)
Heavyweight: under 207.5 lbs (-94.3 kg)
Medium Heavyweight: under 194.5 lbs (-88.3 kg)
Middleweight: under 181.0 lbs (-82.3 kg)
Lightweight: under 167.5 lbs (-76 kg)
Featherweight: under 154.0 lbs (-70 kg)
Light Featherweight: under 141.0 lbs (-64 kg)
Roosterweight: under 126.5 lbs (-57 kg)

Female (Adult)

Rooster 48.5
Light Feather 53.5
Feather 58.5
Light 64
Middle 69
Medium Heavy74
Heavy 79
Super Heavy 79+ (No upper limit)

*please be aware that the female divisions will likely be amalgamated to make more bouts.

You can register and prepay at Fightstore Newcastle, Arch 8 Forth Banks, directly behind the Life Centre


October 14, 2017
12:00 am - 6:00 pm




the Faktory gym
newcastle, NE15 6UN. United Kingdom
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MMA in Newcastle Upon Tyne and the North East generally has grown massively over the last few years and coupled with its boxing heritage it’s truly astounding that the regions capitol city has been without a dedicated Martial Arts and Boxing store for so long. Newcastle was without an MMA store until 2011 when FIGHT STORE Newcastle opened. Since Then we have been a part of the community with the staff and owners all having been involved for many years in the sports we work for. The MMAnewcastle website was originally built purely because of the amount of inquires we received daily about where people could train. We offer our directory and events listing free to the North East Martial Arts and Boxing community and will continue to work to promote the sports we love in our region

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