Rules & Weight Classes

Read the rule book, and find out how much you should weigh before competing.

Gi weights

Note: Weights below are with gi on.
Weight Divisons Juvenile 1&2  Male Adult Master & Senior Male Adult Master & Senior Female Juvenile 1 & 2 Female
Rooster

Galo

107.0lbs 48,50 kg 127.0lbs 57,50 kg
Light Feather

Pluma

118.0lbs 53,50 kg 141.50lbs 64,00 kg 118.0lbs 53,50 kg 106.5.0lbs 48,30 kg
Feather

Pena

129.0lbs 58,50 kg 154.50lbs 70.00 kg 129.0lbs 58.50 kg 116.5.0lbs 52.50 kg
Light

Leve

141.0lbs 64,00 kg 168.0lbs 76,00 kg 141.50lbs 64,00 kg 125.0lbs 56.50 kg
Middle

Medio

152.0lbs 69,00 kg 181.50lbs 82,30 kg 152.50lbs 69,00 kg 133.5.0lbs 60,50 kg
Medium Heavy

Meio Pesado

163.0lbs 74,00 kg 195.0lbs 88,30 kg 163.50lbs 74,00 kg 143.50lbs 65,00 kg
Heavy

Pesado

175.0lbs 79,30 kg 208.0lbs 94,30 kg No max. weight No max. weight
Super Heavy

Super Pesado

186.0lbs 84,30 kg 222.50lbs 100,50 kg
Ultra Heavy

Pesadissmo

No max. weight No max. weight No max. weight
Open Class

Absoluto

Free (Middleweight athletes and up are eligible) Free Free Free (Middleweight athletes and up are eligible)

No-gi weights

Note: Weights below are without the gi on.
Weight Divisons Juvenile 1 Male Juvenile 2 Male Adult Master & Senior Male Adult Master & Senior Female Juvenile 1 & 2 Female
Rooster

Galo

103lbs 114lbs 122.5lbs
Light Feather

Pluma

114lbs 125lbs 136lbs 114lbs 103lbs
Feather

Pena

125lbs 136lbs 149lbs 125lbs 111.5lbs
Light

Leve

136lbs 1470lbs 162.5lbs 136lbs 120.5lbs
Middle

Medio

147lbs 158lbs 175.5lbs 147lbs 129lbs
Medium Heavy

Meio Pesado

158lbs 169lbs 188.5lbs 158lbs 138lbs
Heavy

Pesado

169lbs 180.0lbs 202lbs No max. weight No max. weight
Super Heavy

Super Pesado

180lbs 191lbs 215lbs
Ultra Heavy

Pesadissmo

No max. weight No max. weight No max. weight
Open Class

Absoluto

Free(Middleweight athletes and up are eligible) Free Free Free(Middleweight athletes and up are eligible)

The Rules

We recommend that all athletes competing in our tournaments download and read the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation rules before competing.
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First time competing?

  • I like to get changed an hour before the schedule and start warming up and get into the right mindset for fighting. It’s important to get the right warm up before you step on the mats.

    Pedro Bessa
    Pedro Bessa
  • When time comes a lot of the big names freeze, You have to believe in your game.

    Eduardo Telles
    Eduardo Telles
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