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Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Tournament in Seoul Jun19, 2011
Date : 2011-05-31 / Hit : 3998
2011 2nd Annual “De La Riva Cup” Tournament in Seoul, Korea

The “De La Riva Cup” is an annual tournament held in Japan and Korea which has a tradition of bringing the best BJJ practitioners in Korea and surrounding Asia to compete in one of the largest BJJ tournaments in Korea. As in prior De La Riva Cup tournaments, Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Master Black Belt Ricardo De La Riva will be present to inaugurate and preside over the event. Master De La Riva is the instructor of De La Riva Korea Academy’s Jung Woo Lee, as well as many others including Rodrigo and Rogerio Nogueira, and Walter “Broca.” Representatives from De La Riva Japan will also be present to participate in the tournament. Master De Le Riva’s presence during the tournament will be sure to provide great encouragement and inspiration to the Brazilian Jiu-jitsu and MMA practitioners and fans in Korea.

The Tournament will feature seven divisions as follows: 1) Juvenile Kids (Elementary School); 2) Womens; 3) Juvenile Teenage (Middle School); 4) Mens Junior Adult (High School); 5) Mens Adult (over 18 years); 6) Mens Master (over 30 years); 7) Mens Senior (over 40 years). Within each division, competitors will compete according to belt levels: white belt, blue belt, purple belt, brown belt, black belt. There will also be an Absolute Division tournament for Juvenile Teenage, Womens, Mens Adult, Mens Master, and Mens Senior divisions open to competitors regardless of weight. The first 200 registered competitors will receive a lunch meal and a commemorative T-shirt.

■ Organized By: ADCC KOREA ■ Supervised By : De La Riva Korea

■ Tournament & Competition Rules
Tournament will abide by the International Brazilian Jiu-jitsu tournament guidelines set by the IBJJF for BJJ Gi competitions.

■ Date: June 19, 2011 (Sunday)
Time: 9:00-9:30am Weigh-in and Gi Inspection

■ Location: Dongduk Girls’ High School Gymnasium (Seocho-gu, Seoul, Korea)
(Sadang Station Subway Lines #2 & #4) 10 minutes walk from exit#14)

■ Registration Fees & Gi Restrictions
Individual Weight Division only (wearing Gi) = \50,000
Individual Weight Division & Absolute Division= \50,000 (individual)+\10,000(absolute)=\60,000
※ Gi Restrictions: Only White, Blue, and Black Gi’s permitted.

■ Registration Deadline: June 11, 2011 (midnight).

■ Eligibility Requirements, Assumption of Risk & Liability Waiver
① Only Persons in good health without any medical conditions, injuries or illnesses may compete.
② Competitors are fully and solely responsible for any and all injuries sustained before, during, and after the tournament. Competitors must have their own personal insurance, sports insurance or otherwise, to cover injuries. In consideration of the participation in the tournament, competitors thereby release, waive, discharge, covenant not to sue and otherwise indemnify the tournament organizers, sponsors, affiliated organizations, and the employees, volunteers, agents and associated personnel of these organizations, the gymnasium owner or other entity designated, or their owners, officers, agents, servants, associations, employees, or any person or entity
connected with the tournament, facility, members, staff, team, competitors or gymnasium against any claim and all claims as a result of that player’s, but not limited to, participation in the tournament.

■ Tournament Admission and Policies
The Tournament will be open to spectators free of charge.
The safety, comfort, and convenience of the competitors will take priority in the setting and organization of the event, and spectators are required to follow the instructions and directions of the tournament staff at all times so as not to hinder or disrespect the competition and its competitors.
In the event of anyone causing a disturbance or refusing to follow the directions of the tournament staff, that person may be asked and required to leave the premises. The tournament organizers ask for your understanding and cooperation in this matter.

■Important Tournament Guidelines
① The tournament will abide by the rules set the IBJJF.
② In the event of injury preventing further participation, competitors may not advance to the next match.
③ All competitors must be present on the mat for their matches. In the event that a competitor is not present on the mat during his/her scheduled match, he/she will forfeit the match.

■ Weight Divisions (All competitors must weigh-in with their Gi’s on and not exceed weight limit)

Juvenile Kids(Elementary School)
-25kg,-35kg,-45kg, -55kg,-65kg,+65kg
Juvenile Teenage(Middle School); Mens Junior Adult(High School); Womens Division
-53.5kg, -58.5kg, -64.0kg, -69.0kg, -74.0kg, -79.3kg, +79.3kg
Mens Adult(over 18yrs); Mens Master (over 30yrs); Mens Senior (over 40yrs) ,
-57.5kg, -64kg, -70kg, -76kg, -82.3kg, -88.3kg, -94.3kg, +94.3kg
All Divisions will also have an Absolute Tournament with open/unlimited weight

■ Competition Times
Gi-2011 BJJ
Juvenile Kids (Elementary School): 3 Minutes
Juvenile Youth (Middle School): 4 Minutes
Junior Adult (High School): White=4 min, Blue=5 min, Purple=6 min
Womens: White=4min, Blue=5min, Purple=6min, Brown=7min, Black=10min
Mens Adult (20&over): White=5min, Blue=6min, Purple=7min, Brown=8min, Black=10min
Mens Master (over 30 yrs): White=4min, Blue=5min, Purple=6min, Brown=7min, Black=10min
Mens Senior (over 40 years): White=4min, Blue=5min, Purple=6min, Brown=7min, Black=10min

■ Additional Information
① Competitors will receive lunch meals and commemorative T-shirts
(T-shirts limited to only the first 200 registrants based on first come/first serve)
② De La Riva Cup Medals will be awarded for all 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishes.
③ Photographs of all Competitors will be taken (if desired)
All Competitors will receive lunch meals.
④ Team trophies will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place overall team finishes.
(Team trophies will not be based on individual medal rankings, but overall team victories)
One representative from each team that receives a team trophy will be awarded a special commemorative Jiujitsu Kimono (Gi).
■ Registration and Information

Send Registration Fee to: Nonghyup Bank (농협은행) 1085-02-015978 (account name: 이정우)
Send the following registration Information to:
1) Participant’s Name
2) Academy Name (if any)
3) Weight Class:
4) Division:
5) Belt Level:
6) Contact Telephone Number:
7) Email Address: