The Elite Grappling Championships is New York City’s premier amateur Jiu-Jitsu and open grappling competition for men, women and kids. Our goal is to provide the greatest experience for our competitors including high-quality matches and smooth logistics. This one-day event is a mainstay on the NYC Jiu-Jitsu calendar.
Early-bird registration is $85 per competitor. Individuals who sign up for Gi and No Gi tournaments in the same weight class will receive $40 off their registration fee for a discounted rate of $130. Participants in the KASAI Elite Grappling Championships will receive a complimentary t-shirt.
All competitors who earn a medal in their respective brackets will also be eligible for the Elite Grappling Championships male and female Absolute tournaments at no extra cost.
Sunday, October 6, 2019 at Baruch College in NYC
Adults and adolescents: $10 on entry
Ages 12-and-under: Free entry
- Rooster – 107 lbs
- Light Feather – 118 lbs
- Feather – 129 lbs
- Light – 141.5 lbs
- Middle – 152.5 lbs
- Medium Heavy – 163.5 lbs
- Heavy – 175 lbs
- Super Heavy – 175 + lbs
* Master 1 only available for white, blue, purple and brown.
Male Gi: Adult, Master 1 and 2
- Rooster – 127 lbs
- Light Feather – 141.5 lbs
- Feather – 154.5 lbs
- Light – 168 lbs
- Middle – 181.5 lbs
- Medium Heavy -195 lbs
- Heavy – 208 lbs
- Super Heavy – 222 lbs
- Ultra Heavy – 222 + lbs
* Master 1 not available for black belt, master 2 only available for white, blue, and purple.
Kids and Teens:
- Mighty Might (5 and 6 year olds)
- Pee Wee (7 and 8 year olds)
- Junior 1 (9 and 10 year olds)
- Junior 2 (11 and 12 year olds)
- Juvenille (16 and 17 year olds)
Each division will have the following weight classes: Rooster, Light Feather, Feather, Light, Middle, Medium Heavy, Heavy, Super Heavy, Ultra-Heavy