UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS:

 Copa Katana VI – April 14th 2018 @ The Richmond Olympic Oval – Registration Opens Feb.17

Vancouver Island Open  – May 26th 2018 @ Reynolds Secondary School, Victoria BC 

Jiu Jitsu Ohana II – August 18th 2018 @ The Richmond Olympic Oval

 


REGISTRATION IS OPEN for the Vancouver Island Open

Click here to register only for the Vancouver Island Open

 Copa Katana VI – Information – Registration is now closed

Please check your divisions here: Copa Katana VI

Final-Copa Katana VI Poster

COPA KATANA VI Championship Information – April 14, 2018  
Location: Richmond Olympic Oval – 6111 River Road, Richmond BC

Important Dates:

February 17 – Registration opens at www.katanabjj.com
March 2 – Early registration pricing ends at midnight
March 23 – Last day to book special $119CAD hotel rate for out of town guests at La Quinta Inn. (Call 1-866-495-0490 to reserve the “Katana BJJ” rate, book early limited rooms).
March 31 – Second registration pricing ends at midnight
April 4– Registration closes at midnight (No Registrations will be accepted after midnight.)
April 7 – Schedule & Divisions will be posted at www.katanabjj.com
April 10 – Deadline to register for Coaches Passes at www.katanabjj.com
April 10 – Deadline of registration changes: weight, divisions, affiliations, etc.
(Please check your division. No registration changes will be accepted after midnight.)

Coach’s Pass:

Coaches must register online at www.katanabjj.com to receive a free Coach’s Pass.

The number of passes available to your Academy depends on number of athlete’s registered. See below:

1 Coach’s Pass = 1-3 athletes registered
2 Coach’s Passes = 4-7 athletes registered
3 Coach’s Passes = 8-12 athletes registered
4 Coach’s Passes = 13-17 athletes registered
5 Coach’s Passes = 18 or more athletes registered

Rules & Weights:

Kids & Juvenile Competitors:

  • Double elimination format (up until the finals) with IBJJF Rules, see ibjjf.org/rules/
  • Please register the accurate weight of your child with Gi & Belt. (If they are doing only No-Gi, please register their accurate weight with their No-Gi attire)
  • Kids competing in both Gi & No-Gi will only weigh in one time with their Gi & Belt on.
  • Kids will be placed in the best appropriate division possible based on the registration of competitors. We will factor in age, weight and experience (belt level) of the athlete.
  • GI’s must be clean and meet IBJJF requirements at ibjjf.org/rules/
  • Competitors weighing over their registered weight may be disqualified. Please ensure correct weight registered.

Adult Competitors:

  • Single elimination format with IBJJF Rules, ibjjf.org/rules/
  • Competitors must weigh in with Gi & Belt.
  • GI’s must be clean and meet IBJJF requirements at ibjjf.org/rules/
  • Competitors weighing over their registered weight will be disqualified. Please ensure you register in the correct weight category.

DIVISION & WEIGHT CHANGES WILL BE ACCEPETED UNTIL MIDNIGHT April 10, 2018 FOR ALL COMPETITORS

**Copa Katana VI Tentative Schedule:
8:15am – Doors Open
8:15am – Kids Weigh-ins
9:00am – Kids Rules Meeting
9:20am – Kids Gi Divisions
10:30am – Juvenile & Kids No-Gi Weigh-ins
11:30am – Juvenile Divisions & Kids No-Gi Divisions
12:00pm – Adult Weigh-ins
12:30pm – Adult & Master Divisions

(**Official Schedule will be posted by April 7, 2018 at www.katanabjj.com)

Spectators: $10 Adult, $5 Youth – 17 & under (Children 12 & under FREE) (cash only)

Please email us at info@katanabjj.com for any additional questions.

We look forward to seeing you at Copa Katana VI and we thank you for your support!

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Vancouver Island Open – Information

 Final-VIO 2018 Poster

VANCOUVER ISLAND OPEN Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championship – May 26, 2018  

Location: Reynolds Secondary School – 3963 Borden Street, Victoria BC  (Please note venue has changed)

Important Dates:
February 17 – Registration opens at www.katanabjj.com
March 31 – Early registration pricing ends at midnight
May 5 – Second registration pricing ends at midnight
May 11 – Last day to book special $109CAD hotel rate for out of town guests at Comfort Inn & Suites Victoria.
(Call 1-250-382-4400 to reserve the “Katana BJJ” rate.)
May 16 – Registration closes at midnight (No Registrations will be accepted after midnight.)
May 19 – Schedule & Divisions will be posted at www.katanabjj.com
May 22 – Deadline to register for Coaches Passes at www.katanabjj.com
May 22 – Deadline of registration changes: weight, divisions, affiliations, etc.

(Please check your division. No registration changes will be accepted after midnight.)

Coach’s Pass:
Coaches must register online at www.katanabjj.com to receive a free Coach’s Pass.
The number of passes available to your Academy depends on number of athlete’s registered. See below:

1 Coach’s Pass = 1-3 athletes registered
2 Coach’s Passes = 4-7 athletes registered
3 Coach’s Passes = 8-12 athletes registered
4 Coach’s Passes = 13-17 athletes registered
5 Coach’s Passes = 18 or more athletes registered

Rules & Weights:

Kids & Juvenile Competitors:

  • Double elimination format (up until the finals) with IBJJF Rules, see ibjjf.org/rules/
  • Please register the accurate weight of your child with Gi & Belt. (If they are doing only No-Gi, please register their accurate weight with their No-Gi attire)
  • Kids competing in both Gi & No-Gi will only weigh in one time with their Gi & Belt on.
  • Kids will be placed in the best appropriate division possible based on the registration of competitors. We will factor in age, weight and experience (belt level) of the athlete.
  • GI’s must be clean and meet IBJJF requirements at ibjjf.org/rules/
  • Competitors weighing over their registered weight may be disqualified. Please ensure correct weight registered.

Adult Competitors:

  • Single elimination format with IBJJF Rules, ibjjf.org/rules/
  • Competitors must weight in with Gi & Belt, for Gi Division.
  • GI’s must be clean and meet IBJJF requirements at ibjjf.org/rules/
  • No-Gi Divisions, do not require to wear a rashguard with corresponding belt colour, however all clothing must be clean and meet IBJJF standards.
  • Competitors weighing over their registered weight will be disqualified. Please ensure you register in the correct weight category.

DIVISION & WEIGHT CHANGES WILL BE ACCEPETED UNTIL MIDNIGHT May 22, 2017 FOR ALL COMPETITORS

**Vancouver Island Open Tentative Schedule:

8:15am – Doors Open
8:15am – Kids Weigh-ins
9:00am – Kids Rules Meeting
9:20am – Kids Gi Divisions
10:30am – Juvenile & Kids No-Gi Weigh-ins
11:30am – Juvenile Divisions & Kids No-Gi Divisions
12:00pm – Adult Weigh-ins
12:30pm – Adult & Master Divisions
(**Official Schedule will be posted by May 19, 2018 at www.katanabjj.com)

Spectators: $10 Adult, $5 Youth – 17 & under (Children 12 & under FREE)

Please email us at info@katanabjj.com for any additional questions.

We look forward to seeing you at the Vancouver Island Open and we thank you for your support!

 

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RULES & WEIGHT CLASSES:

IBJJF Rule Book here.

Adult & Juvenile Gi Weight Classes

 

 

 

GUIDELINES:

Coaches, Parents & Athletes should all familarize themselves with the following Guidelines:

Katana Guidlines

WAIVER:

Katana Waiver