Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and Illinois BJJ Events
Here is a list of the upcoming grappling events in Minnesota and Wisconsin (links provided where available):
04/09/11: Spring 2011 St. Croix Valley Grappling Games in Hudson Wisconsin. This is a "Gi Trumps" event, meaning that if one of the two competitors wants to wear a gi, both have to wear a gi. To avoid disappointment, DO NOT COME WITHOUT A GI. Click HERE for registration packet and more info.
For those of you that attend the Sub Hunt as your largest competition of the year, this is an excellent prep tournament. Good attitude, great skills, same point system and cheap! $25 before 3/21, $30 after.
04/16/11: Combat Corner Grappling Championships Vol. 7
Featuring two $400 cash prize Absolute divisions for 170 lbs. and under and 171 lbs. and up.
At only $45 (pre-register) for both GI and NOGI divisions it remains one of the cheapest best run tournaments in the country. All 1-3 places in all divisions will receive custom Die Cast medals, the division winner will get an additional prize from our sponsors.
Friday Night weigh-Ins @ 5:00-7:00 PM Combat Corner Fight Shop.
Saturday Weigh-Ins 9:00-10:30 AM @Pius High School.
Rules Meeting @ 10:30AM
Grappling Starts @ 11:00AM
Follow LINK for more information
04/23/11: Midwest Grappling Challenge, all the way up in North Dakota. Bring a magazine.
The Midwest Grappling Challenge will be held at the Dakota Magic Casino on April 23rd, 2011. Doors open at 8am and the event starts at 9:30am.
This event is being held at the Dakota Magic Casino and Hotel. You will be able to get a hotel room and walk to the event! Also we will be there early the day before for weigh-ins.
Registration is $50.00 for unlimited divisions. This is a great chance to try your ability in another division. Feel free to register for divisions of higher weight or experience.
04/30-05/01/11: NAGA Chicago (not Minnesota or Wisconsin, but close enough). Pre-registration is open. Click HERE for details.
05/21/11: Submission Hunt (Back at Champlin Park High School... Thank God!) Click HERE for website and details.
Pre Registration Fee:
One Division = $50- (Kids & Teens may compete in both divisions for the price of one)
Late Registration Fee:
One Division = $60- (Kids & Teens may compete in both divisions for the price of one)
Oh, and did I mention... CASH PRIZES FOR ALL GI AND NO GI OPEN WEIGHT CLASSES!!!
07/09/11: 2011 GrapplersQuest West Coast Championships, Las Vegas, NV
I know, a bit out of town, but this one is just for me since I can't make it to Sub Hunt this year.
08/xx/11: Chicago Summer International Open IBJJF Championship.
Sorry, no date of info yet. More to come later.
08/27/11-08/28/11: NAGA Midwest, Chicago, Il (not Minnesota or Wisconsin, but close enough). Details to come.
11/12/11-11/13/11: NAGA Illinois, Chicago, Il (not Minnesota or Wisconsin, but close enough). Details to come.