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Before registering for your event, please read the Sunflower State Games general rules, refund policy and Frequently Asked Questions.

 
 
 

DATE:

Saturday, July 25
 

SITE:

Sport Zone: 3907 SW Burlingame, Topeka, KS 66609.
 

TIME:

Check-in/Weigh-In: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Rules Q & A Meeting: 9:00 - 9:15 a.m.
No-Gi Competition & Kids/Teen (Gi & No-Gi) : 9:30 a.m.
All Adult Gi Divisions (male & female): Noon
 
There will also be an Optional weigh-in on Friday, July 24 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. at Sport Zone.
 

FEE:

Gi: $35
No-Gi: $35
Both Gi & No-Gi: $45
 
By registering for this event all participants agree to the Sunflower State Games NO refund policy.
 

REGISTRATION:

Online registration opens March 1. For mail-in registration, download and print forms from the right column of this page. Online registration is strongly encouraged.
 

DEADLINE:

Sunday, July 19. Late entries will ONLY be accepted at the Optional weigh-in on Friday, July 24 at the Sport Zone from 7:00-8:30 p.m. All late entries will include a $5 late fee. DAY OF ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. NO EXCEPTIONS!
 

T-SHIRTS;

Commemorative t-shirts will only be distributed to participants that register by July 19.
 

COMMISSIONER:  

Marc Monaco, Topeka Jiu Jitsu Academy
785-554-9701, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
 

EVENTS

MALE

FEMALE GI

Gi - White Gi - White/Blue
Gi - Gray Gi - Purple/Brown/Black
Gi - Yellow No-Gi Beginner
Gi - Orange No-Gi Advanced
Gi - Green
Gi - Blue
Gi - Purple/Brown/Black
No-Gi-Beginner
No-Gi-Intermediate
No-Gi-Advanced
 

DIVISIONS

7 & Under
8-10 years old
11-12 years old
13-15 years old
16-18 years old
19-29 years old
    Masters 30+
      Veterans 40+

      WEIGHTS

      127 & below
      128-141
      142-154
      155-167
      168-181
      182-194
      195-207
      208-221
      Above 221

      *Children and Teens Divisions will be bracketed using age, experience and weight on the day of the event to ensure fairness and safety.
      *Absolute Division for Blue, Purple, Brown and Blackbelt Division if time permits.
       

      COMPETITION FORMAT:

      Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a martial art, combat sport and self defense system that focuses on grappling and ground fighting techniques; the discipline was designed to teach a smaller, weaker individual to properly defend against a larger, stronger assailant by using leverage and proper technique. Some of these techniques include the use of joint locks, chokes and sweeps, amongst others. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and submission grappling have become increasingly popular over the 15 years since its intoduction to North America through a competitive setting. The Sunflower State Games and Topeka Jiu Jitsu welcome all grapplers and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioners to participate in this event for only the fourth time in Topeka, Kansas.
      • IBJJF rules will be used. Click here to download and print the official 2015 IBJJF Rules. It is the responsibility of ALL participants to understand these rules. A brief Q & A session pertaining to the rules will take place prior to competition.
      • Additional Rules: Groin protectors and mouth pieces are optional
      • Event Divisions may be combined or broken down further depending upon the number of competitors in each class; i.e. Purple, Brown and Black belts combined due to lack of competitors in a specific weight class.
      • Juveniles (Kids & Teen): Both Gi and No-Gi divisions will be in accordance with posted rules, but some divisions may be combined depending upon the number of competitors in each class and competitor weight. Male and female juveniles may be combined if competing in similar age and experience divisions.
      • Heavier Kids/Teens may be moved up into higher age divisions if they are significantly heavier than those in their age brackets.
      • NO SANDBAGGING: All competitors must compete within their rank or experience levels to ensure fair competition and promote safety within the event.
      • Male and Female No-Gi by Experience: Beginner is defined as one year or less (does not include experienced wrestlers), Intermediate is defined as 1-3 years experience or Blue belt, Advanced is defined as 3 years experience or Purple belt and above.
      • Medals will be awarded to top three competitors in each age division/weight class.
      • Age determination date is July 25, 2015.
       

      COMPETITION TEAM TROPHY:

      There will be a team trophy awarded to the team with the highest combined point total (adult and juvenile combined score). Scale: Gold = 9 points, Silver = 3 points, Bronze = 1 point. The overall team points and trophy will be awarded to the ACADEMY with the highest point total. Points will be given to the academy only, not the association or affiliation that it is under. Point totals will not be combined between academies that reside under the same association. If a participant is caught representing a School that is not their own in an attempt to accumulate more team points, they may be disqualified from the competition.
       

      Hosted by: Topeka Jiu Jitsu

      Hosted By: Sport Zone

      Individual Entry Forms

      Download and print the individual entry form and waiver here for mail in entry.


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