2024 Philippine Gi & No Gi Kids Adults Masters International Open – July 21


After the BJJFP Pan Asians the Philippine International Open is the 1st International Competition in the Asian region since 2004 and one of the largest Jiu Jitsu International Competitions in Asia . This years event will have all divisions Children Juniors Adults and Masters up to M5 Male and Female .

Date :  July 21 , Start 9am  Saturday all Gi matches followed by the No Gi Matches .

All competitors must create their own unique Smoothcomp Profile which they can edit and update .

IBJJF rules apply please review: Rules course will be the Sunday 10am  before the event at KMA everyone is welcome to attend . WEIGH -IN  before your 1st match on the day . 

CHILDREN’S DIVISIONS  : To cater for the growing number of children entering the sport,  this year BJJFP / JJFP have created  divisions by age and by weight . The age categories are 6-8 , +8-10 , +10 -12 , +12 -14 , +14 -15.. All children belts are classified as White belts . 

Belt Divisions : Juniors White  and Blue Belts  age 16 -18 , Adults and Masters  M1-  M5,  White to Black Belts .

Ultimate Takedowns : Gi  (Open Belt)  In an effort  to improve our competitions at each event we will host an Ultimate Takedown competition on  the same day. Rules are based on the Fighting System of JJIF  this comp is designed to find the best takedown competitors that can compete in the JJIF Ju Jitsu Fighting system .              Take down scoring  :  March time 3 minutes , Advantage 1 point , Takedown with 3 second stabilization 2 points  after scoring competitors will restart from standing .  An Athlete that scores three 2 point takedowns is declared the winner .  Penalties plus one point to the opponent , disqualification on the 4th penalty. 

REGISTRATION DETAILS:: After registration please check your details on VIEW  PUBLIC ATHLETES LIST which you can edit if required.

Juniors  and Kids Early Bird : P1795 ,  Normal registration P1995 , Late Registration P 2200

Adult Early bird registrations : P1995 

Normal registration :  P2200  

Late registrations : P2500  

CORRECTIONS :  Last day Wednesday May 29 , you can edit your registration anytime up to this date.

PROVISIONAL Brackets and Mat Schedules will be released on Tuesday before the competition.

PAYMENT METHODS  : After payment check your registration on View Public Athletes list.

For Single or Multiple entries pllease create your own unique Smoothcomp account and register online through Smoothcomp or using one of the methods below . Registration is approved after payment receipt. 

  • Online payment  and registration through Smoothcomp 
  • Direct deposits :  ECD Events Concepts Designs Inc Bank of Commerce, Wack Wack , Petron Station Mandaluyong 111 – 0000 – 2851- 3 Email deposit slip and entries to; bjjfp.com@gmail.com registration will bne approved.
  • Direct payment : single or multiple entries . Pay at KMA Tordesillas St Makati or Wack Wack Gym Mandaluyong
  • Gcash  please email : bjjfp.com@gmail.com for the details and send your payment receipt after your registration include the name of the comp registered. 
  • No refunds for single entry we can move competitors 

All Competitors  :please check the match schedule and be at the venue at least one hour prior to your match . Juniors  and Children divisions will be the 1st competitors followed by Masters . All competitors please bring an ID with proof of age . 

Registration & Corrections : Please check the athletes list to make sure the details are correct you can edit and change your entry anytime up the the last date of registration.

Contact:  bjjfp.com@gmail.com  

Eligibility : Amateur MMA Fighter can compete as White belts except in the Novice comp, Judo Black Belts National Team Wrestlers and Professional MMA Fighters must compete as Blue belts.

PLEASE NOTE ANY SINGLE ENTRY COMPETITORS  , YOU CAN PICK UP YOUR MEDAL ANYTIME ON THE DAY .  Please be prepared to weigh- in before receiving your medal and bring an ID.I f you are alone in your division after the Brackets have been finalized on the Wednesday before the competition your entry can be moved to Absolute (you will forgo your medal in your division).


  • RULES : IBJJF rules apply weighin before your 1st match
  • • Gis / No Gi uniforms must not be torn and are clean.
  • GI Fighters will wear a White , Blue  or Black Kimono only: Identification .Belts will be provided No Gi – Fighters use Tights (Females only) shorts, Rash Guards , Gis must be clean . No Gi rash guards must contian at least 10% of your belt colour.
  • Match Duration / Rules: IBJJF Rules apply see below Match time 5 minutes for Adults White, Blue 6 min, Purple 7 min , Brown 8min , Black 10min , Children 3 minutes, Juniors 4 Minutes. Masters 1  (M!) six minutes , M2 – M4 all matches 5 minutes.
  • No Gi Rash Guards must be at least 10% of the belt colour, Shorts must be black
  • Coaching inside the competition area allowed only for Kids and teen divisions
  • Only official photographers / Videographers allowed inside the competition areas with an approved ID. 
  • See rules information, copy and paste the link; https://ibjjf.com/books-videos

NOTE : All Entries can be edited by the competitor up to the Wednesday before the competition. 

Single entry competitors can be moved to the Absolute. Masters can move to a younger  age group but not to an older age group. You can also choose to be moved to the Absolute division instead of your weight class. 

All competitors that do not make the weight class will be disqualified. 

FOR ASSISTANCE : EMAIL bjjfp.com@gmail.com

  • Wear a T shirt or rash guard at all times around the venue we are in a shopping center not the gym .
  • CHANGE ROOM : Male and Female are provided behind the stage
  • Use Footwear around the mat area to avoid brining dirt onto the Mats
  • Please do not block the aisle ways and sit around shop frontages

GI AND NO GI ATTIRE: inspection is made prior to the match to ensure competition clothing meets the standards set by IBJJF see the rules section for further information at ibjjf.com. Head dress cab be worn by female competitors.

  • Gi ATTIRE : must be of uniform colour , of sufficient length ie the sleeves should be 5cm from wrist when arms are extended forward, the jacket must reach the athletes thigh area , pants need to reach the ankles. Only female competitors can wear a rash guard under the Gi. Undergarments must be worn , Gi must be clean and the belt and Gi in good condition .
  • Gi inspection will verify whether the following official measurements are met: GI lapel thickness (1.3 cm), width of GI collar (5 cm), opening of sleeve at full extension (7 cm).Click to zoom imageOTHER REQUIREMENTS
  • PATCHES may only be affixed in authorized regions of the GI, as depicted in the IBJJF Rules Book. They should be of cotton fabric and properly seamed.
  • NO GI RASH GUARDS Both genders must wear a shirt of elastic material (skin tight) long enough to cover the torso all the way to the waistband of the shorts, colored black, white, or black and white, and with at least 10% of the rank color(belt) to which the athlete belongs. Shirts 100% the color of the athlete’s rank (belt) are also permitted.
  • NO GI SHORTS FOR MEN : Board shorts colored black, white, black and white, and/or the color of the rank (belt) to which the athlete belongs, without pockets or with the pockets stitched completely shut, without buttons, exposed drawstrings, zippers or any form of plastic or metal that could present a risk to the opponent, long enough to cover at least halfway down the thigh, and no longer than the knee.
  • Also permitted are compression shorts made of elastic material (skin tight) worn beneath the shorts, in the colors black, white, black and white, and/or the color of the rank (belt) to which the athlete belongs
  • NO GI SHORTS FOR WOMEN : Shorts, compression pants (skin-tight spats) and/or compression shorts colored black, white, black and white, and/or the color of the rank (belt) to which the athlete belongs. The shorts must not have pockets or have the pockets stitched completely shut, must not have buttons, zippers or any kind of plastic or metal that could present a risk to the opponent, and must be long enough to cover halfway down the thigh and no longer than the knee.
  • GI AND RASH GUARD CHECKING : Your Gi will be checked prior to the match , pre check your Gi and Belt that it matches the IBJJF requirements. You have one minute to change your Gi if it does not meet the specifications. Short sleeve Rash guards only they should be body fitting and contain not less than 10 % of your belt colour . Tops or shirts that are not body fitting are not allowed you will be required to change.


  1. Competitors : please leave the competition area after your match to avoid congestion in the area. BE AT THE EVENT AREA ONE HOUR BEFORE YOUR MATCH SCHEDULE.
  2. Not Allowed : Competitors are not allowed to wear groin cups.. Knee braces should not contain metal or plastic material. Gi & No Gi no slippery creams or oils allowed on the body or hair.
  3. Coaching : No Coaching within the Mat Area, except one Coach is allowed for Children’s or Novice matches, or for hearing impaired athletes. Please sit at the table side chairs and leave the area after the match.
  4. Photographers / Videographers please ask for a Media Badge , no one is allowed in the competition area without a badge.
  5. Change room / Toilet :Situated behind the stage down the stairs , wear your Gi or rash guard when in the mall do not walk around with out a shirt. Do not change in Public and always wear a shirt.
  6. Discipline : Please Observe the commands given by the Guards and the Event staff
  7. Awarding : You must receive your medal on the Podium, dressed in Competition attire. Can not receive your medal after the awarding ceremony. Single medalist can pick up their medals as per announcer.
  8. Ayala Mall : We are very grateful for the use of the Mall , Respect the Mall and its patrons , follow the instructions given by the Guards and Comp Officials , please keep your area clean and be courteous to others , no swearing or bad language is tolerated. PLEASE PICK UP YOUR TRASH. We want to project a good image of ourselves and the sport.
  9. Eligibility : Black Belts Adult competitors in Judo and National Team Wrestlers – Register as Blue Belts in the Adult Divisions or if you Qualify as a Master register in the Purple belt division Masters Division in both Gi and No Gi .
  10. Accomodations Near The Competition Venue: Lub d Makati, in collaboration with BJJFP, is offering 15% off on all room categories. Just use the Promo Code “BJJ” when booking a room.

2023 Team Registration Form

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