December 4 in Virginia: US Grappling Submission Only XIII
US Grappling’s last Submission Only event of 2010 will be held on Saturday, December 4, 2010 at Patrick Henry High School in Ashland, VA. Patrick Henry High School is conveniently located off of I-95, just north of Richmond, VA.
Saturday weigh ins will be held from 8 AM to 9:30 AM for anyone competing in no gi divisions, and will be extended to noon for anyone that will only be competing in the gi. Competitors can also register and weigh in Friday night from 6-8 PM at the venue. Competitors do not need to wear the gi during weigh ins.
The competitor with the fastest submission of the entire tournament will win free admission into all US Grappling Submission Only events for one full year!
Prizes for all adult absolute (open weight divisions)!
Gi: US Grappling is giving away a custom embroidered gi for men’s and women’s white belt, blue belt, purple belt, brown belt, and black belt absolute division winners!
No-gi: USG is giving away a board shorts and rashguards for all men’s and women’s absolute no-gi novice, beginner, intermediate, and advanced champions!
Free T-shirt for All Pre-Registered Competitors!
All competitors who register online and pay before 12/2/2010 at 8 PM will receive a free t-shirt.
Note: This event is for adults only. Teens may compete in adult divisions with permission of their parents and coaches.
Tentative Event Schedule
Note – Due to the nature of submission only events, the schedule is tentative. The schedule will be updated as the event date approaches.
Weigh ins begin for all divisions – 8:00 AM
Weigh ins end for ALL No Gi divisions – 9:30 AM SHARP.
Rules Meeting – 10:45 AM
Not before 11:00 AM – Men’s Advanced No Gi
Not before 11:00 AM – Women’s No Gi (all skills)
Not before 11:00 AM – 30+ No Gi (all skills)
Not before 11:30 AM – Men’s Intermediate No Gi
Weigh ins end for all Gi divisions – 12:00 Noon SHARP
Not before 12:30 PM – Men’s Beginner No Gi
Not before 12:30 PM – Men’s Novice No Gi
Not before 1:30 PM – Men’s Purple/Brown/Black (these are separate divisions)
Not before 1:30 PM – Women’s Gi (all belts)
Not before 1:30 PM – 30+ Gi (all belts)
Not before 2:30 PM – Men’s Blue Belt
Not before 3:00 PM – Men’s White Belt
The absolute divisions will begin when the weight classes for that belt or skill have finished. For example, when all of the men’s advanced no gi divisions have finished, we will begin the men’s advanced absolute. The last divisions of the day will be the men’s white belt absolute.
Patrick Henry High School
12449 W Patrick Henry Rd
Ashland, VA 23005-3152
More information on the official site.