Things are getting quite busy here as the team finalizes the details/props/prizes for the tournament next week. I am confident we will be out doing ourselves from last years success and am a bit concerned what will happen in 2010, haha. Nah, we'll be fine. Anyways, just wanted to touch on a few things before we get into the last week before the tournament weekend, September 19 & 20!
If any of these guys/gals is a teammate and or friend, please inform them that their info on the registry is incomplete, therefore they are not confirmed. WE WILL NOT ACCEPT ON-SIGHT REGISTRATION. ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES SEPTEMBER 16!!!
*Boyd Clarke (Tiger Muay Thai): no weight
*Robin Radema (Chiang Mai BJJ): no birth-date, belt-rank, absolute
The last day to take advantage of our hotel discount is September 16th. Just e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with 'bjj competition' written in the subject box. The special rate is 850 baht a night (per room).
MMA MATCHES CONFIRMED!!!
Gabriel Huang from Boxer Rebellion IJKD versus Tobia Seifert of Tiger Muay Thai Phuket
Ferasse Tea from Shanghai BJJ versus Ricky Musgrave of Tiger Muay Thai Phuket.
Xavier Mahdavian from Boxer Rebellion Thailand versus Min Yoo from Shanghai BJJ
WHITE-BELT WEIGH-INS: (Sept 18)
We are opening up weigh-ins for the evening prior, Friday night @ Bangkok BJJ (Sukhumvit Soi 1) from 6-8:30pm. We are making it mandatory for all white-belts to weigh-in on this day but is still open for higher-belts as well.
Weigh-In and Pay Entry Fees
Friday Night September 18th 6-8:30pm. Weigh-In and Pay Entry Feees at Bangkok BJJ Academy on Sukumvit Soi 1. Friday night weigh-ins are Mandatory for White Belts and optional for other belts.
September 18th Friday Night 7:30pm: Referrees Meeting at Elefin Cafe next to Bangkok BJJ.
September 19th Day #1: Gi
Weigh-in and Entry Fees Paid: 7:45am to 9:00am
Rules Meeting: 9:00-9:15am
White Belt matches begin at 9:30am (5 minute matches)
Blue Belts begin at 11:00am (6 minute matches)
Purple and Brown Belts begin at 12:30 (7 and 8 minute matches, respectively)
Black belt matches begin at 1:30pm (10 minute matches)
Absolute Divisions begin at 2:30pm (white, blue, purple, brown, black)
Master's Divisions begin at 3:30pm
Medal Ceremony at 5:00
Day 2: No-Gi
Weigh-in and Entry Fees Paid: 8:00am to 9:00am
Rules Meeting: 9:00-9:15am
Novice class matches begin at 9:30am
Advanced class matches begin at 11:00am
Elite Class begins at 12:30pm
Absolute divisions (Novice, Advanced and Elite) begin at 1:30pm
Master's class begins at 3:00pm
MMA "Smoker" Matches begins at 4:00pm
Medal Ceremony begins at 5:00pm
After-Party @ Woodstock Bar at 7pm
ALL THIS INFO AND MORE CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.THAILANDBJJCOMP.BLOGSPOT.COM
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