The competition will adhere to the IBJJF ruleset and weight classes.

However, all blue, purple, brown and black belt fights will run for 6 minutes.

The rule set can be viewed at:


Cash Prizes

The following cash prizes will be given to female adult, female master, male adult and male master Gi open weight winners.

Following feedback from competitors, you will now have the option to enter the absolutes offering a cash prize for £15 entry.


There will be 2 open weight divisions per belt level, for men there will be:



For women, it will be:




White belt - £50 + Suave Gi

Blue belt - £150 + Suave Gi

Purple belt - £200 + Suave Gi

Brown/Black belt - 250 + Suave Gi


You may enter the absolutes giving a cash prize when registering - you do not need to medal on the day for this.


Weigh ins on the day must be made a maximum of one hour before the start time of your division. This can also be done in the morning from 9am, with priority given to those competing earlier.


If you are registered for both Gi and No-Gi, you will weigh in once in the gi.


Junior and Juvenile divisions will be scheduled for the morning, there will be Juvenile absolutes available on the day should there be a demand for this.


Gi divisions will run first in the morning, followed by all Gi absolutes, then the No-Gi divisions and absolutes.