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8th Annual Winter Inter Classic and Belt Ceremony

Gracie Barra Georgia

Sunday, December 11, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EST)

8th Annual Winter Inter Classic and Belt Ceremony

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Registration Adult Male combo Dec 9, 2016 $95.00 $3.37
Registration Adult/Master Female combo Dec 9, 2016 $85.00 $3.12
Registration Master Male combo Dec 9, 2016 $95.00 $3.37
Registration Juniors / Teens combo Dec 9, 2016 $85.00 $3.12
family spectator pre sale   more info Dec 10, 2016 $5.00 $1.12
spectator for injured GB Adult BJJ student seminar pre sale
If you are injured or an active GB student that for some reason won't be able to participate in the seminar, please feel free to come watch and take notes. No filming of seminar is allowed.
Dec 9, 2016 $20.00 $1.49
Seminar only Dec 9, 2016 $75.00 $2.87
Registration Tournament only Kids 3-9 years old Dec 9, 2016 $45.00 $2.12
Registration Tournament only Adult Male Dec 9, 2016 $50.00 $2.24
Registration Tournament only Adult/Master Female Dec 9, 2016 $45.00 $2.12
Registration Tournament only Master Male Dec 9, 2016 $50.00 $2.24
NON GB MEMBERS SEMINAR ONLY   more info Dec 9, 2016 $85.00 $3.12
BELT CEREMONY
This ticket is only valid for those arriving at 3:45pm the earliest to participate in only the BELT CEREMONY!!! Please come join in with your friends on their new belt award!!!
Dec 9, 2016 Free $0.00
Tournament only Juniors/Teens 10-15 years old Dec 9, 2016 $50.00 $2.24
NO GI ABSOLUTE OPEN FOR BLUE/PURPLE/BROWN/BLACK   more info Dec 9, 2016 $20.00 $1.49

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Event Details

We would like to invite everyone in the Gracie Barra family to participate in the 8th Winter Classic on Sunday December 11th, 2016.

Doors will open at 8:00am, and will have the honor of having Professor Rolles Gracie teach us a seminar starting at 2pm.  You won't want to miss that!  The seminar will end at 4pm.  

Altough Professor Rolles does not need an introduction, here is a little bit about him:

Rolles Gracie Jr.  is a Brazilian professional mixed martial artistpro-wrestler and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner. As the son of Rolls Gracie, he is a third generation martial arts member of the Gracie family, and a 4th degree black belt in Gracie Jiu-Jitsu.

Jiu-Jitsu

  • Silver Medal, ADCC World Championship 2007
  • No-Gi American National Super Heavyweight Champion (2010)
  • No-Gi Pan-American Champion (2008)
  • 3-time Pan-American Champion (1996, 2000, 2006)
  • Ranked #1 North America (2005)
  • 1st Place, Grapplers Quest Copa Atlantica (2005)
  • ADCC World Championship 2005 participant
  • Brazilian Teams Champion (2000)
  • 3rd Place World Championships (1999)
  • 2-time Brazilian National Champion (1996, 1999)
  • 2nd Place, World Jiu-Jitsu Championships (1998) (defeated by Carlos "Carlão" Santos)
  • 3-time Rio de Janeiro State Champion (1989, 1991, 1993)

Judo

  • Gold Medal, Sunshine States Games (1998)
  • Gold Medal, Miami Dade Open (1998)


The internal tournament for kids will start promptly at 9am.  The kids will compete from 9am-12pm, than we will have adults competition from 12-2pm, followed by Professor Rolles Gracie Seminar 2-4pm and Belt Ceremony from 4-5pm.  

We will sell different brazilian snacks, lunch and a variety of drink options.

Seminar is open to ALL belts from any academy and affilitiation adults and children starting at 10 years old (non Gracie Barra members please only wear white uniform).  Tournament is open to Gracie Barra kids, adults and masters.  There will be NO GI COMBINED OPEN DIVISION FOR BLUE, PURPLE, BROWN AND BLACK, it will cost $20 for the Absolute NO GI and the prize will be a brand new GB Uniform and IBJJF ATL OPEN Registration paid. There will be a raffle for door prizes, food concessions and some local vendors.

We will have medals for all kids and winners of the brackets.  Tshirts will only be awarded to those pre registering by 12/01/16 to compete! SEMINAR ONLY ATTENDEES WILL NOT RECEIVE A SHIRT!

Weigh-ins will be completed the day of the event, prior to your fight.

Compnet Rules will be followed. (listed here or you can find it at http://graciebarra.com/gb-compnet/compnet-rules/)

On the event that an unforeseen incident would happen, GBGA has the right to change the Professor that is teaching seminar.  

 

COMPNET RULES

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Match Times, Rules and Regulations


Match Times

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Rules & Regulations

-General Rules

  • NEW! Guard JUMPING to closed guard is now illegal for all whitebelts in ALL ages/categories. Whitebelts may PULL guard to open guard, but cannot jump to closed guard.
  • Bent knee locks, neck cranks, bicep locks, heel hooks, cervical locks, scissor takedowns and slamming will not be permitted. The competitor will be disqualified if any of those techniques are used.
  • Guillotine or any type of foot locks will not be permitted for Kids (4-15) or any White belt competitor.
  • Leg locks or toe-holds will not be permitted for Blue and Purple belts, only straight foot locks.
  • Single elimination tournament for teens, masters, seniors and adults.
  • Two matches guaranteed for Little Champions 1, Little Champions 2 and Juniors. Those kids will have least 2 matches > Kids losing the 1st round will go to a special bracket and fight once more > All kids will receive medals.
  • Any competitor who does not show up for a match will automatically forfeit the match and registration fee.
  • Arrive 30 minutes prior to your match.
  • Competitor disqualified will lose his or her registration fee.
  • There is never a draw. Bouts will be decided by: points, submission, advantage, disqualification and referee interruption.
  • The Gracie Barra Competition network is not responsible for accident, injury, or death as a result of the tournament.
  • This tournament will be a double match for competitors under the age of 12: every competitor that loose in his/her first round will be eligible to fight one more time, guaranteeing at least 02 matches to all competitors.

-Points

  • Mount = 4 points
  • Back mount w/hooks = 4 points
  • Passing the guard = 3 points
  • Takedown = 2 points
  • Sweep = 2 points
  • Knee on stomach = 2 points
  • Advantage = It is considered an advantage when the athlete attempts but does not complete any of the fundamental moves of the fight; i.e. sweep, take down, submission etc. When there is a tie situation on the score the one who has more advantages will win.
  • Negative = Are penalties given to the athlete after committing a second offense .i.e. avoiding engaging, staling or not seeking ways to finalize the fight. On the first offense the offender will be given a verbal warning.On the second offense the offender’s opponent will be given an advantage.On the third offense the offender’s opponent will be given two points.After the third offense the referee may disqualify the athlete for any further fouls.

-Pro Division

  • Prize money will be for the first place winner only.
  • The cash amount for the winner is $250.00 per division.
  • If you sign up and there is no fight for you: you will not win cash > you will receive a registration refund.
  • The purple and brown belt divisions will not be combined. Purple belts will fight purple belts and brown belts will fight brown belts.

-Uniform

  • Official Gracie Barra Uniform (Gi) is required and top and bottom colors should match. Only White or Blue Uniforms (Gis) are allowed for male kids and adults. Besides White or Blue Uniforms (Gis) the Pink Uniform (Gi) is also aloud for female kids and adults.
  • Underneath the gi are required, in the black color only, either: GB Rash Guard (link), GB Training Tee (link) or GB Training Tank Top (link).
  • Wrestling shoes are not permitted
  • The Uniform (Gi) checker official verifies before the fight if the Uniform (Gi) has the proper length.

-Restrictions

  • In all catagories the central referee has the athority to stop a match when either of the competitors is in danger of serious bodily harm as a result of a submission and award the victory to competitor applying the submission.
  • Cervical locks or neck cranks are not allowed in any category except for chokes in the juveniles or adult divisions in all belts.
  • Athletes under 18 (Juveniles) are only allowed to compete in the open class if they are middle weight or heavier.
  • Wrestling shoes or any type of shoes, head gear and any kind of protectors that can alter the outcome of the match in any way are not allowed in competition.
  • In childrens divisions between 4-15years, when a competitor is executing a triangle and the opponent stands up it is the referees obligation to stand in a position to protect both athletes, specifically to reduce the risk of cervical damage.

From 04 THROUGH 6:

    NO SUBMISSION
    SLAM FROM THE GUARD
    SCISSORS TAKEDOWN

FROM 07 THROUGH 12:

      SLAM FROM THE GUARD
      BICEPS LOCK
      WRIST LOCK
      TRIANGLE PULLING THE HEAD
      FOOT LOCKS OF ANY KIND
      KNEE LOCK, LEG LOCK
      CERVICAL LOCK (ANY KIND)
      FRONTAL NECK CRANK
      EZEQUIEL
      CALF LOCK
      OMOPLATA ( SHOULDER LOCK)
      FRONTAL GUILLOTINE
      SCISSORS TAKEDOWN
      HEEL HOOK

FROM THE AGES OF 13 THROUGH 15:

      SLAM FROM THE GUARD
      BICEPS LOCK
      WRIST LOCK
      TRIANGLE PULLING THE HEAD
      FOOT LOCK S(ANY KIND)
      KNEE LOCK, LEG LOCK
      CERVICAL LOCK(ANY KIND)
      FRONTAL NECK CRANK
      EZEKIEL
      FRONTAL GUILLOTINE
      CALF LOCK
      SCISSORS TAKEDOWN
      HEEL HOOK

AGES 16 TO 17

      SLAM FROM THE GUARD
      LEG LOCKS
      CERVICAL (only without chokes)
      BICEPS LOCK
      CALF LOCK
      WRIST LOCK
      TOE-HOLD LOCK
      FRONTAL GUILLOTINE
      SCISSORS TAKEDOWN
      HEEL HOOK

FROM ADULT THROUGH SENIOR (WHITE BELT)

      JUMPING TO CLOSED GUARD
      SLAM FROM THE GUARD
      LEG LOCKS
      CERVICAL(only without chokes)
      BICEPS LOCK
      CALF LOCK
      SCISSORS TAKEDOWN
      TOE-HOLD LOCK
      FRONTAL GUILLOTINE
      HEEL HOOK

FROM ADULT THROUGH SENIOR (BLUE & PURPLE BELT)

      SLAM FROM THE GUARD
      LEG LOCKS
      CERVICAL(only without chokes)
      BICEPS LOCK
      CALF LOCK
      SCISSORS TAKEDOWN
      TOE-HOLD LOCK
      HEEL HOOK

FROM ADULT THROUGH SENIOR (BROWN AND BLACKBELT)

      SLAM FROM THE GUARD
      CERVICAL LOCK(only without chokes)
      SCISSORS TAKEDOWN
      HEEL HOOK

 -Conduct

  • You are expected to treat each other, referees, staff, coaches, and spectators with respect
  • Honor the values of sportsmanship and fair play shall never intentionally injure a fellow sportsman in competition.
  • All unsportsmanlike conduct shall be reported to the Head official and to the tournament director for final decisions on course of action.
  • Wear your Gi on the medals podium

-Disclosure

  • The Gracie Barra Competition Network, upon Gracie Barra America’s approval, reserves the right, at any time, to make the necessary changes or additions to the present rules.
  • The last rules update was done on 10/14/2011.

 

Weight Divisions

All competitors must weigh-in on the day of the tournament right before they step into the mat with his/her Gi on. 

Gi-On Weight Limits in lbs (in kg)

Adults

Male Adult (18-29 Yrs) 
Rooster 126.5 (57.7)
Light Feather 141 (64)
Feather 154 (70)
Light 167.5 (76)
Middle 181 (82.3)
Medium Heavy 194.5 (88.3)
Heavy 207.5 (94.3)
Super Heavy 221 (100.5)
Ultra Heavy Over 221 (Over 100.5)
Masters (30+) 
Rooster 126.5 (57.5)
Light Feather 141 (64)
Feather 154 (70)
Light 167.5 (76)
Middle 181 (82.3)
Medium Heavy 194.5 (88.3)
Heavy 207.5 (94.3)
Super Heavy 221 (100.5)
Ultra Heavy Over 221 (Over 100.5)
Female Adult (16+ Yrs) 
Light Feather 118 (53.5)
Feather 129 (58.5)
Light 141 (63.9)
Middle 152 (68.9)
Medium Heavy 163 (73.9)
Heavy No Max (Over 73.9)

 

Kids, Juniors, & Teens

Little Champs (4, 5, 6 Yrs) 
Rooster up to 42 (19)
Feather 42.1 - 50 (19.1 - 22.6)
Light 50.1 - 58 (22.7 - 26.3)
Middle 58.1 - 66 (26.4 - 29.9)
Heavy 66.1 -74 (30 - 33.5)
Super Heavy Over 74.1 (Over 33.5)
Little Champs II (7, 8, 9 Yrs) 
Rooster Up to 52 (23.5)
Feather 52.1 - 60 (23.6 - 27.2)
Light 60.1 - 68 (27.3 - 30.8)
Middle 68.1 - 76 (30.9 -34.4)
Medium Heavy 76.1 -84 (34.5 - 38.1)
Heavy 84.1 - 92 (38.2 - 41.7)
Super Heavy Over 92.1 (Over 41.7)

Juniors (10, 11, 12 Yrs) 
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Lawrence Street Recreation Center
510 Lawrence Street Northeast
Marietta, GA 30060

Sunday, December 11, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EST)


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