February 12 and 13 in Texas: IBJJF Houston International Open Championship
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 allowed.
The schedule will be available February 09th.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Depending on the number of athletes in the tournament, some classes may not have an absolute division.
Before each fight, athletes will be asked to show their Ids to the officials. Make sure you have it at hand.
University of St. Thomas
Jerabeck Activity and Athletic Center
3800 Montrose Blvd.
Houston, TX 77006
More information on the official site.