2015 Taiwan BJJ / No-Gi International Championship Rules

Date: July 25-26, 2015. Starting time 9:30 a.m.
Place: Taipei Nangang Sports Center, 3F
Address:  No. 69, Yucheng St., Nangang District., Taipei City (115臺北市南港區玉成街69)
Transportation: About 3 minutes walk from TRA Songshan Station Main Exit or MRT Songshan Station Exit 4.
Organizer: Taiwan Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy (http://taiwanbjj.com/)


  • Saturday (7/25) – BJJ
  • Sunday (7/26)  – No-Gi Grappling

Rules: IBJJF rules (http://ibjjf.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/RulesIBJJF_v4_en-US.pdf)
NO-GI rules please check:
Beginner = IBJJF White Belt rules
Advanced = IBJJF Blue Belt rules
Elite = IBJJF Black Belt Belt rules

Qualifications: Participants have to be in good health without any infectious disease. Juvenile, Adult and Master 1 category only.

Registration:  Online registration starts June 1, 2015 (http://taiwanbjj.com/)


  • First early bird deadline. 23:59 Thursday, June 11, 2015 Taiwan time. Registrants get a free souvenier towel.
  • Second early bird deadline. 23:59 Thursday, June 25, 2015 Taiwan time. Registrants get a free souvenier towel.
  • Final deadline: 23:59 Thursday, July 16, 2015 Taiwan time.


  • Adult and Master 1 Category
    • First early bird – 1000 NTD (Gi or no-Gi) and 1500 NTD (Gi and No-Gi Grappling)
    • Second early bird – 1300 NTD (Gi or no-Gi) and 2000 NTD (Gi and No-Gi Grappling)
    • Final deadline fee   – 1500 NTD (Gi or no-GI) and 2300 NTD (Gi and No-Gi Grappling)
      • Open Class is an additional 300 NTD for each event.
      • All early bird registrations get a free event souvenir towel
      • Entry fees are waived for Black-belt competitors
      • Adult Open Class division winners will receive a Gi from a tournament sponsor
  • Juvenile Category
    • First early bird – 500 NTD(Gi or No-GI) and 800 NTD (Gi and No-Gi Grappling)
    • Second early bird – 700 NTD (Gi or No-GI)  and 1000 NTD (Gi and No-Gi Grappling)
    • Final deadline fee   – 800 NTD (Gi OR no-GI) and 1200 NTD (Gi and No-Gi Grappling)
      • No Open Class for Juvenile category
      • All earlybird registrations get a free event souvenir towel
  • Refunds
    • Registration fees are non-refundable. Exception: Competitors who are alone in their bracket are eligible to receive a full refund of the registration fee.


  • Saturday – IBJJF belt rank
  • Sunday – Beginner   (BJJ white-belt or < 2 years No-Gi Grappling experience)
  • Advance – (BJJ blue-belt or < 5 years No-Gi Grappling experience)
  • Elite – (BJJ purple-belt above or > 5 years No-Gi Grappling experience)

Age Categories:

  • Juvenile (Current year) – (Birth year) ≧ 16 years old
  • Adult (Current year) – (Birth year) ≧ 18 years old
  • Master 1 (Current year) – (Birth year) ≧ 30 years old

Regulation Match Duration:

  • Saturday – IBJJF belt rank
  • Sunday
    • Juvenile Beginner 5 min   ***Beginner only
    • Adult Beginner 5 min,  Advanced 5 min,  Elite 6 minMaster 1 Beginner 5 min,   Advance 5 min,  Elite 6 min

Weight Categories:

  • Saturday – IBJJF weight list
  • Sunday
    • Juvenile female (-48kg, -56kg, 56kg above   *** No Open class)
    • Juvenile male (-59kg, -69kg, 69kg above   *** No Open class)
    • Adult / Master female (-58kg, -68kg, 68kg above, Open class)
    • Adult / Master  male (-63kg, -70kg, -77kg, -88kg, 88kg above, Open class)
  • ***Weight with competition gear on
  • ***All competitors must wear non-metal pocketless shorts and shirt

Weigh-in Place:

  • Day of event at the venue

Weigh-in Time:

  • Weigh-in time will be released 3 days before the tournament.



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