Its official... Abu Dhabi will host the NW Regional Tourney here in Seattle, WA. on Sept. 19th 2009. More details to come.
All those intermediate and above should note that all leg attacks are legal including heel hooks. Start training defense (as well as offense) guys.
For more information check back here, or visit www.adccregionals.com
The following skill levels is for all Grappling disciplines. Jiu Jitsu, Wrestling, Judo, Sambo, etc… If you have 5 years of Judo and 1 year of Jiu Jitsu, you have 6 years of experience. Any sandbaggers caught will loose their registration money and be banned from any future ADCC event.
Men Skill Levels: (Both 18-34 and 35+age classes)
Novice: 0 - 6 months - Time - 4 minutes
Beginner: 1 year and under - Time - 4 minutes
Intermediate: 1 - 3 Years - Time - 6 minutes
Expert: 3 Years and over - Time - 8 minutes
Men Weight Classes:
65.9 Kg and under (145lbs)
66 to 76.9 Kg (145.2lbs - 169.2lbs)
77 to 87.9 Kg (169.4lbs - 193.4lbs)
88 to 98.9 Kg (193.6lbs - 217.6lbs)
99 Kg and over (217.8lbs)
Women Skill Levels: (Both 18-34 and 35+age classes)
Beginner: 1 Year and under - Time - 4 minutes
Intermediate 2 - 3 Years - Time - 6 minutes
Expert: 3 Years and above - Time - 8 minutes
Women Weight Classes:
51.9kg and under (114lbs)
52 - 58.9kg (114.5 - 129.5lbs)
59 - 65.9kg (130 - 145lbs)
66kg and over (145.5lbs)
See you on the mat!