Here’s a little info from the adult matches at our Submission Only event in Virginia Beach last weekend: Fastest match was a 19 second armbar in the women’s white belt division. Average match time for the entire event was 9 minutes and 27 seconds. Average no gi match time for […]
In the interest of making events run as efficiently as possible for all competitors, we have decided to limit men over thirty from entering the 30+ divisions and the men’s divisions. As of January 1, 2014, men over thirty will be permitted to enter up to 4 divisions, but they […]
After reviewing feedback from competitors US Grappling is pleased to announce that all 30+ divisions will use the same time limits as adult divisions, beginning in 2014. Time limits will be as follows: No Gi Divisions Beginner – 4 minutes Intermediate – 5 minutes Advanced – 6 minutes Gi Divisions […]
Even as we are gearing up for US Grappling Maryland this weekend in Rockville work is happening behind the scenes here at USG to organize the 10 remaining events on the 2011 schedule. If you missed your chance last weekend to compete in a true Submission Only tournament with no […]
Beginning with the Diamond State Games on Saturday, June 11, 2011 US Grappling will no longer charge a spectator fee at most of our events. The exceptions are the Pendergrass events, which raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and the Converse Girls in Sports event in Hampton, VA.
A late addition to our event in Chicago this weekend, Hiro Kimonos has signed on to sponsor the event. Hiro will be giving winners of the No Gi Absolutes (Men, Women, and 30+ at all skill levels) their choice of a rashguard or board shorts. Please stop by the Hiro […]