International Novice IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship - Las Vegas

August 21st, 2019


Las Vegas Convention Center- Hall N3 & N4
3150 Paradise Rd.
Las Vegas


$110.00 (USD) until June 7th, 2019
$135.00 (USD) until August 9th, 2019

* registration fee includes one (1) free event shirt

Spectator Entrance Fee:
$15.00 (USD)

Parking $10



More information coming soon!

Location Map


Athletes affiliation and
Academy registration deadline

Registration deadline
Athlete correction deadline
Team correction by professor
From: 08/11/2019 to 08/12/2019
Registration checkday
Schedule release date
Brackets release date


Male and Female:
Year of Birth Age division Belt
2003 and 2002 Juvenile White
2001 and before Adult White*
1989 and before Master 1 White*
1983 and before Master 2 White*
1978 and before Master 3 White*
1973 and before Master 4 White*
1968 and before Master 5 White*
* Any athlete who has proven to be a black belt in judo, has fought MMA professionally, has an amateur MMA record or has proven experience in wrestling, Olympic wrestling or Greco-Roman wrestling, can not participate in any league as a white belt. Proven experience in the U.S. consists of having competed at the collegiate level or higher and in other countries, having competed in nationwide events.


There will be no open class divisions for this event.


• Refer to the schedule link in order to know when you should be at the event and inside the warm up area. • Click here for information on the computer management system used for this event. • It is mandatory to have an official government photo ID at all times. • The official weight measurements of this event is in POUNDS. • Athletes are subject to blood and/or urine testing for any substance or method on the World Anti-Doping Agency (“WADA”) Prohibited List (click here to view). You may review the WADA Code by clicking here. Refund Policy: The registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. Exemption: Athletes who are alone in their division are eligible to receive a full refund of the registration if they • Contact and request to withdraw their name from the competition on the day of the tournament’s Registration Checkday before 5pm (event local time) • Remain alone in their division after the Registration Checkday If an athlete’s division becomes populated with an additional athlete(s) on or before the Registration Checkday, the athlete will remain in their division and will no longer qualify for a refund. Others: • Athletes will receive a complimentary event t-shirt which they should pick up at the event. All t-shirts should be picked up at the event's shirt booth. • Athletes who place in 1st, 2nd and 3rd in their division will receive a medal at the event. All the medals should be picked up at the event's podium. • Each team can only have two athletes in the same division bracket (of age/weight/belt). If your team has more than 2 athletes in the same division, the professor needs to email prior to professor's correction deadline in order to create different teams for the same academy. This rule does not prevent you from registering for the event. • There will be one trophy awarded for this event. • Any false information provided during registration such as, but not limited to, DOB, may lead to immediate disqualification. Such actions are subject to suspension or even banishment from future IBJJF events. • If you are alone in your bracket you can contact till the day before registration check day and request a change on your registration. IBJJF does not guarantee that the division you want to be moved to will have another competitor at the day of the event. • We try to accommodate as many athletes as possible in our events, but there is a limit on the number of athletes in order to guarantee a high quality event. • IBJJF reserves the right to close registration when we reach full capacity, or on the day of the appointed event registration deadline, whichever comes first. • It is the responsibility of the athlete to be knowledgeable of the rules and guidelines pertaining to the sport (as outlined in the IBJJF Rules Book). • We strongly suggest that athlete registration is finalized before making any travel arrangements. • Athletes 18 years old or younger, which have previously worn a belt from a belt rank that does not exist for his/her current age range, according to the IBJJF Graduation System, will only be allowed to compete in a belt rank that matches that athlete's current age group. • Before each fight, athletes will be asked to show their valid form of photo identification(ID) to the officials. Make sure you have it on hand. • Signs/flags are not permitted inside the event facility. • This tournament is organized by the International BJJ Inc. in partnership with the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation. Please click here to download a copy of the event poster. Book your discounted rate Hotel here!