Rules Times and Points

Advantages

Our tournaments does not use an “advantage” system. To score points, competitors must complete the technique, demonstrate control, and be free from any submission holds.

 

Tie Breaker

In the case of a tie and no submission, competitors enter a 2 minute overtime which can be won by takedown only. The first person to fall on their butt, back, or is forced to turtle (elbows and knees on the ground) loses the match.

 

Point System

  • 2 – Takedown
  • 2 – Sweep
  • 2 – Knee on Belly
  • 3 – Pass Guard
  • 4 – Mount
  • 4 – Back Mount with hooks or body triangle

 

Match Length

  • 4- 9 year old: 3 Minutes
  • 10-15 year old: 4 Minutes
  • 16-17 year old: 5 minutes

 

Masters

  • White Belt 5 Minutes
  • Blue Belt 5 minutes
  • Purple Belt , Brown & Black  6 Minutes

Adults:

  • White Belt 5 Minutes
  • Blue Belt 6 Minutes
  • Purple Belt 7 Minutes
  • Brown Belts 8 Minutes
  • Black Belt 10 Minutes

 

KILDS ILLEGAL TECHNIQUES

ABSOLUTELY NO slamming, NO neck cranks, NO leg locks for kids in any division.

There will be a rules meeting for kids prior to beginning of competition.

 

NoGi ILLEGAL TECHNIQUES

BEGINNERS

  • No Slamming
  • No Neck Cranks
  • No Leg Locks
  • No Reaping

INTERMEDIATES

  • No Slamming
  • No Neck Cranks

ADVANCED

  • No Slamming