Rules Of BJJ: A Competition Guide For Beginners

Table of Contents IBJJF Rules Of BJJ CompetitionGeneral ConceptsThe Points SystemNegative Points And PenaltiesSubmission RulesThe Fine PrintGoing No-Gi: ADCC RulesMatch StructurePoint SystemSubmission RulesConclusion Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu might have started as a self-defense oriented art but it is a full-blown sport nowadays. So much so, in fact, that it has quite a complicated system of rules. Moreover, there are so many organizations out there that use modified rulesets, that it is hard to keep track of them all. For the seasoned grappler, this is nothing that merits extra attention. However, if you’re looking at your first BJJ competition, trying to figure out the basic point system is enough, let alone all possible nuances and variations .to that extent, we’ll go over the rules of BJJ today in a manner that’s very beginner-friendly. After all, we all had to lern the rules. However, we do not all have … Continue reading Rules Of BJJ: A Competition Guide For Beginners