October 9 in Illinois: US Grappling Chicago
Preregistration is open for for US Grappling – Chicago, a gi and no-gi tournament in at the Oak Lawn Pavilion on Saturday, October 9th.
Things that will make this tournament run smoother than your typical jiu jitsu tournament:
1. No kids. This is an adults only BJJ and submission grappling tournament. This means that the adult divisions will begin at the beginning of the day (first matches start at 11 AM!).
2. We will be capping competitors at 500! This venue, our staff, and our bracketing can handle this many competitors in a very efficient manner throughout the day.
This gi and no-gi event will have divisions for men, women, and 30+ men.
The first 100 competitors to preregister (and pay) will receive a free event t-shirt.
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!
Saturday weigh ins will be held at the venue 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 to 8 PM (night before weigh-in location to be decided). If you weigh in Friday night, you do not need to weigh in on Saturday!
Competitors do not need to wear the gi during weigh ins.
First matches will begin at 11 AM.
Note: This event is for adults only. Teens may compete in adult divisions with permission of their parents and coaches.
Preregister today and save money!
9401 S Oak Park Ave
Oak Lawn IL 60453
More information on the official site.