2017 NAGA San Diego Grappling Championship is a Grappling / BJJ (Grap) Event Scheduled for March 18, 2017 in San Diego, California USA
2017 NAGA SAN DIEGO GRAPPLING CHAMPIONSHIP
The North American Grappling Association (NAGA) is the world’s largest mixed grappling tournament circuit with over 500,000 competitors worldwide. On Saturday, March 18, 2017, NAGA returns to San Diego, CA for the NAGA San Diego Grappling Championship No-Gi & Gi tournament. Come as an individual or as a team to compete.
DOWNLOAD EVENT PACKAGE Coming Soon!
The event package includes details about the event in an easy to view (or printout) PDF format. The package contains: Travel information, the breakdown of divisions (age, weight, and skill level), a summary of the rules and point system, and more.
NEW! AUTOMATED BRACKETING AND REGISTRATION SYSTEM
NAGA has implemented an all-new registration, bracketing, and scoring system (TourneyGuru) to enhance our competitors’ tournament experience. The system and all of its advanced features are free to all NAGA competitors, coaches and family members. More information about the system can be found below.
For 2017, NAGA has three registration options: Pre-Registration, Late Online Registration, At Event Registration. Details for each registration type are below, followed by the registration deadlines.
You can register for the tournament here: TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION PAGE
Pre-Registration: Register by Saturday, March 11.
Late Registration: Register 3/12/17 through 3/16/17
At Event Registration: Friday (3/17/17) or Saturday (3/18/17)
more details on each registration type follows.
Register early and save money. The registration fees are:
1 Division = $85
Each additional division is $20
Spectators are $10 each. Children 8 and under are free.
We understand that you may not be able to commit to compete until the week of the event. This option is cheaper than registering at the event. The registration fees are:
1 Division = $105
Each additional division is $20
Spectators are $15 each. Children 8 and under are free.
REGISTER AT THE EVENT
For those who register online the Friday and Saturday of the event (3/17 - 3/18/17) or right at the event, The registration fees are:
1 Division = $120
Each additional division is $20
Spectators are $15 each (Children 8 and under are free).
Competitors can still register and pay online on these days.
Those who registered online and paid with a credit card can go straight to the Referee Interview table when arriving at the event.
If you are paying cash, you can register online and click the "Skip Online Payment" link. When you get to the event you will need to go to the Pay Today table. Your payment will be collected. Once collected, your payment will be verified and you will be sent to the Referee Interview table. Please note that this cash option is only available during this "Register at Event" registration period.
Those who need to register when you arrive at the venue can use your personal Internet connected device, or one of our registration kiosks. To save you time, please CREATE A TOURNEYGURU ACCOUNT before you arrive at the venue. If you do not create an account or are unable to, you can create one at the event.
Click the red SCHEDULE tab (above) for registration and weigh-in times.
Cash or credit (Visa, MasterCard, and Discover) are the only accepted forms of payment at the event. AmEx and checks are not accepted.
You can register on Friday night during the designated timeframe (please consult the event schedule for this timeframe), or on Saturday.
WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU GET TO THE EVENT
There will be two lines at the front door.
If you registered and paid with a credit card online: You will go directly to the line for the Referee Interview table. The referee will make sure you are in the correct division then send you to weigh-in. You cannot weigh-in without checking in at this table.
If you are paying cash, adding an extra division, or purchasing spectator passes, you need to go to the line for the Pay Today table. Your payment will be collected and verified, then you will be sent to the Referee Interview table. Those who purchased specator passes only can directly enter the event.
After finishing up at the Referee Interview table and collecting your free merchandise, you will go to the weigh-in station. Once you weigh-in you will be locked into our bracketing system. For division start times and which mat you are competing on, you will be notified by text message (if you signed up for that option), the TourneyGuru app, or you can check in at the Bracketing Table.
IMPORTANT: Children and Teens need to be registered and weighed-in by 9:00 AM on Saturday. Adults need to be registered and weighed-in 90 minutes prior to their estimated division start time (found on the SCHEDULE tab).
The family rates are different for 2017. When registering a family, you will register each competitor then enter a coupon code at the payment screen. For 2 family members the discount is $20, 3 members is $40, 4 members $60, and so on.
FAMILY RATES ARE ONLY VALID FOR THE FOLLOWING: A parent paying for themselves and their minor child or children (under the age of 18). A parent paying for their minor children (under the age of 18).
In order to apply a family discount, you must call our office 860.295.0403 between the hours of 9AM and 5PM EST to obtain a valid code prior to registration.
ASSISTANCE WITH REGISTRATION
If you are having technical issues registering, setting up an account, or with the Tourney Guru website in general, please call email firstname.lastname@example.org. Any tournament specific questions (location, times, skill levels, etc) please email email@example.com or call 860.295.0403.
Here is information you might find helpful when registering for a NAGA event. If you have a question that is not answered, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860.295.0403.
For weight classes, age category, and skill level information click the red 'DIVISIONS' tab above. You can also download them: ADULT or CHILDREN/TEEN.
For weigh-in and registration location and times, click the ref 'SCHEDULE' tab.
For estimated division start times, click the 'SCHEDULE' tab.
For the address and directions to the venue, and lodging options, please click the red 'TRAVEL INFO' tab above.
To view the NAGA rules and judging criteria, go HERE.
To view our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page, go HERE.
NEW! AUTOMATED REGISTRATION / BRACKETING / SCORING SYSTEM
NAGA has implemented an all-new registration, bracketing, and scoring system to enhance our competitors’ tournament experience. The system and all of its advanced features are free to all NAGA competitors, coaches and family members. Some of the system’s tremendous benefits include:
Track upcoming match and mat numbers for you/your competitor using your smart phone, tablet, or computer
Receive text messages for all upcoming matches to make sure you/your competitors never miss a match
View who is in your bracket
View completed match results
Real time team scores as the tournament progresses
View competitor profiles and their past tournament results
We are very excited to bring these new features to you. Our top priority is to always provide our competitors and spectators an unparalleled tournament experience.
CHAMPIONSHIP BELTS AWARDED
NAGA awards championship belts to all Children, Teen, Adult, Masters, Directors and Executive, Expert Division champions (Limit 1 belt per competitor per event). This award is unrivaled in quality and appearance.