Is NAGA only no-gi?
NAGA RULES OVERVIEW NAGA tournaments uses our own unique ruleset for no-gi matches. For gi matches, we follow the standard BJJ rules (IBJJF).
What are the weight classes for Ibjjf?
IBJJF Weight Classes
- Rooster – 57.5 kg (126.5 lbs)
- Light Feather – 64 kg (141 lbs)
- Feather – 70 kg (154 lbs)
- Light – 76 kg (167.5 lbs)
- Middle – 82.3 kg (181 lbs)
- Medium Heavy – 88.3 kg (194.5 lbs)
- Heavy – 94.3 kg (207.5 lbs)
- Super-Heavy – 100.5 kg (221.0 lbs)
Does Jiu Jitsu go by weight classes?
While masters and adults use the same weight classes, the juvenile divisions use the same number of weight classes but different weight limits. Note: The IBJJF weight classes you’ll see below are approved by IBJJF Federation for 2019-2021 and might be subject to change after 2021.
Do you need ID for naga?
To pass this step you will need to upload a clear, legible, color copy of a valid, government-issued identification document. All the information in your document should be provided in English or with English transliteration. You can upload the documents by logging in your NAGA account and clicking on Upgrade Now.
Can you slam in naga?
NAGA NO-GI POINT SCORING: Two points are awarded for a full Takedown, Sweep, Side Control, Mount/Back Mount, and Submission Attempt. You are not allowed to slam an opponent from a takedown (i.e. Superman takedown, slam with the intention to cause injury).
Does BJJ Gi color matter?
The short answer to this question: jiu jitsu gi color means absolutely nothing. While BJJ gi belt colors carry some serious significance – primarily in alerting you to the level of shark you’re swimming with on the mat – jiu jitsu gi colors don’t carry any special significance.
Is there a weight limit for Jiu Jitsu?
Weight classes are used in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu competitions to make matches fairer and more exciting….Male – Gi.
|Weight class||Adult (18+)||Juvenile|
|Middle Heavy||195 lbs (88.3 kg)||175 lbs (79.3 kg)|
|Heavy||208 lbs (94.3 kg)||186 lbs (84.3 kg)|
|Super Heavy||222 lbs (100.5 kg)||197 lbs (89.3 kg)|
|Ultra Heavy||No maximum||No maximum|
How heavy is a Jiu Jitsu Gi?
How much does a BJJ gi Weigh? The average weight of a Jiu Jitsu gi is somewhere between 2 to 5 pounds. Everyday gis are heavier and weigh 4 to 5 pounds, while competition gis tend to be lighter and weigh between 2 and 3 pounds. It is vital to know that a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu gi is not the same as a judo gi.
How much weight can you lose in Naga?
NAGA competitors receive a 1 pound (0.45kg) allowance, and are also able to weigh in multiple times before “accepting” their final weight. Even if you miss your target weight, you can still compete at the weight class you end up falling into.
What are the rules for the Naga grappling tournament?
NAGA grappling tournaments consist of gi and no-gi divisions. No-Gi competitors compete under rules drafted by NAGA. Gi competitors compete under standardized Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu rules.
Who is the current no gi world champion?
No-Gi competitors compete under rules drafted by NAGA. Gi competitors compete under standardized Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu rules. NAGA also promotes MMA events which they term Reality Fighting. Current champion is Marko Ančić from Croatia Competitors in NAGA competitions are broken into weight divisions and skill levels.
How old do you have to be to compete in Naga?
Competitors in NAGA competitions are broken into weight divisions and skill levels. Skill levels are further divided into a two categories, Adults/Masters/Directors/Executives, and Children/Teens. Intermediate (2 years to 5 years total grappling experience. BJJ blue belts are Intermediate) Expert (5 years + total grappling experience.