The Hereford Open: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championships
Juniors under 16 - Adult & Master White Belts
Sunday 6th December 2009
Full details and online entry >here http://www.thecombatacademy.com/BJJComp.html
All competitors will get a minimum of two fights
75% of competitors will get a minimum of three fights
The junior categories will be completed and the medals presented by 1.00pm
The senior categories will be completed and the medals presented by 6.00pm
We will provide bleacher seating for 300+ spectators
A warm-up area will be provided for the competitors
The competitors list will be posted online at least 5 days before the event
Hard copies of the brackets will be displayed on the day of the event.
Results will be posted online within 24 hours of the event.
Feedback from our previous events:
Chris Rees (Gracie Barra Swansea) 'would DEFINATELY recommend this comp to anyone. Especially with the new rules regarding white belts only it is the perfect opportunity to get some competition experience.'
Serina Remedios (VT Jiu Jitsu) 'I would recommend them to anyone. Very well run and friendly.'
The Fighting Doc (Pedro Bessa Wales) 'Want to know how to run a comp, see Dave Coles and Simon Small at The Combat Academy.'
Rob (Gracie Barra Birmingham) 'The comps that Dave & Simon run in Hereford would be an ideal starter.'
Rob T (Gracie Barra Swansea) 'The Combat Academy run the only tournaments I know which have started and ended on time, every single event.'
Richard 'Shakey' Shore (Tillery MMA) 'I would recommend this to anyone, really good atmosphere with no attitudes, guarenteed several fights which cant be bad.'
Mr Thomas (parent Gracie Barra Swansea) 'I brought my son up from Gracie Barra Swansea on sunday to compete in your comp. just a short note to say how well the comp was organised, friendly welcome and impartial judging. excellent day and would recommend the comp to anyone.'
Kelly Griffiths (Swansea Ju Jitsu Association) 'We had a brilliant time on Sunday, the kids thoroughly enjoyed themselves and I think it's one of the best competitions for clubs like mine where the focus is on children's learning and development.'
Faixa Rua (Cagewarriors Forum) Man in Rio there is a say, "if Colesy do bracket you gonna be home for tea"
Leigh Remedios (VTJJ) "Another awesomely run comp. We got there around 11.30 and were done, picked up medals and were on the road before 2. Can't wait for next one."
Jon Andrew (Gracie Barra Swansea) "Carlsberg dont do BJJ comps but if they did they would be just like these"