FEBRUARY 17th & 18th, 2018

MARKHAM PAN AM CENTRE

16 Main Street Unionville Markham, ON

Welcome to the official website of

Ascension Tournaments.

We are one of the longest running Jiu-Jitsu events in Canada, celebrating our 13th annual event on the weekend of February 17th & 18th, 2018 at the prestigious Pan Am Centre in Markham, Ontario. 

Tournament Schedule

Sat., February 17th
DAY 1 – GI DIVISIONS
KIDS | YOUTH | TEENS

9:30am Kids 1 (5-6 years)
10:15am Kids 2 (7-8 years)
11:45am Kids 3 (9-10 years)
1:30pm Youth (11-12 years)
2:45pm Teens (13-15 years)

Sun., February 18th
DAY 2 – GI DIVISIONS

9:30am Juniors (16-17 years)
9:30am Women (All Belts)
10:00am Brown-Black Belts
10:00am Purple Belts
10:45am Purple Absolute(s)
10:45am Blue Belts (Master & Senior)
11:30pm Blue Belts (Adult)
1:00pm Blue Belt Absolute(s)
1:00pm White Belts (Master & Senior)
2:00pm White Belts (Adult)

Sun., February 18th
DAY 2 – NO-GI DIVISIONS

3:00pm Juniors (16-17 years)
3:00pm Women (All Belts)
3:30pm Brown-Black Belts
3:30pm Purple Belts (Master & Senior)
3:45pm Purple Belts (Adult)
4:30pm Blue Belts
4:45pm Purple Belt Absolute(s)
5:15pm White Belts (Master & Senior)
5:30pm Blue Belt Absolute(s)
5:45pm White Belts (Adult)

See It IN-ACTION.

Professional. Organized.
High-Level Competition.

COMBATE!

Markham Pan Am Centre

16 Main Street Unionville Markham, ON

Please be advised that the Markham Pan Am Centre has a strict policy forbidding hot drinks in the gymnasium. Unfortunately, we are not allowed to bring coffee or any hot drinks onto the gymnasium floor area.

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  1. Indoor shoes – you can be DQ’d for walking around without shoes prior to your match.
  2. Bring water – we are not permitted to sell food or drink at this venue.
  3. Use the East door entrance – follow our tournament signs directing you; we’re on the ground floor.
  4. Arrive 1 hour before your match – parking is limited and there will be a large swim meet sharing the building (additional free parking at the GO station)
  5. Go directly to Check-in once you’ve arrived
  6. Call to weigh-in – 30 minutes prior to your scheduled fight time you will be called to weigh-in; there will be a Weigh-In Update monitor near the warm-up area–you can check to see which divisions are currently at weigh-in.
  7. Men/Boys Gi – no rashguards under gi: must be bare chested.
  8. Men/No-Gi – may wear spats; however, must wear fight shorts on top.
  9. Women Gi – rashguards are permitted under gi.
  10. Women No-Gi – may wear spats.
  11. Bring Proof of OJA membership – may show from phone or a printed receipt.
  12. No hot drinks – Pan Am Centre does not allow hot drinks in the gymnasium.
  13. Wristbands – everyone is required to wear one at all times.
  14. Enjoy – tournaments are back and here to stay!

Welcome to the official website of Ascension Tournaments. We are one of the longest running Jiu-Jitsu events in Canada, celebrating our 13th annual event on the weekend of February 17th & 18th, 2018 at the prestigious Pan Am Centre in Markham, Ontario.

The 2018 installment of the Ascension Jiu-Jitsu Championship will feature Gi divisions on Saturday, February 17th for Kids & Teens ages 5-15 years.

On Sunday, February 18th we will host all Junior (16-17 years), Adult, Masters (30+) and Seniors (40+) in both Gi (morning) & No-Gi (afternoon) divisions.

Our PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY event opens for the early registration pricing on December 10th, 2017 until January 9th, 2018.

ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE REGISTERED WITH OJA – CLICK HERE.

Early Registration prices are as follows:

Kids I, Kids II, Kids III, Youth & Teen Divisions (Gi only): $55.00+HST

Junior, Adult, Master & Senior Divisions, One Event (Gi or No-Gi): $60.00+HST

Junior, Adult, Master & Senior Divisions, Two Events (Gi & No-Gi): $75.00+HST

Our early registration pricing is available from December 10th, 2017 to January 9th, 2018.

 

Standard registration prices are as follows:

Kids I, Kids II, Kids III, Youth & Teen Divisions (Gi only): $65.00+HST

Junior, Adult, Master & Senior Divisions, One Event (Gi or No-Gi): $70.00+HST

Junior, Adult, Master & Senior Divisions, Two Events (Gi & No-Gi): $85.00+HST

Our standard registration pricing is available from January 10th to February 13th, 2018.

The registration deadline is on February 13th, 2018 at 11:59EST, no exceptions.

Deadline for changes to divisions is on February 14th, 2018 at 11:59EST, no exceptions.

 

Kids I (5-6 years)

  • There is no separate skill division for White & Colour belts in the Kids I category.
  • Matches are 2 minutes in duration.
  • Control Point Scoring, no submissions.

 

Kids II (7-8 years)

  • Three separate skill divisions: White, Grey & Colour (Yellow+).
  • Matches are 3 minutes in duration.
  • White & Grey belt divisions: Control Point Scoring; no submissions.
  • Colour belt divisions: Control Point Scoring; straight armlocks allowed.

 

Kids III (9-10 years)

  • Three separate skill divisions: White, Grey & Colour (Yellow+).
  • Matches are 3 minutes in duration.
  • White & Grey belt divisions: Control Point Scoring; no submissions.
  • Colour belt divisions: Control Point Scoring; straight armlocks allowed.

 

Youth (11-12 years)

  • Three separate skill divisions: White, Grey & Colour (Yellow+).
  • Matches are 4 minutes in duration.
  • All belt divisions: Control Point Scoring; armlocks & chokes allowed.

Teens (13-15 years)

  • Three separate skill divisions: White, Grey & Colour (Yellow+)
  • Matches are 4 minutes in duration.
  • All belt divisions: Control Point Scoring; armlocks & chokes allowed.

Rules for Kids, Youth & Teen Divisions

OJA Weight Divisions for Kids, Youth & Teens (5-15 years)

Junior, Adult, Master & Senior Weight Divisions (Gi)

Adult, Adult, Master & Senior Weight Divisions (No-Gi)

Spectator Prices:

General Admission (13 years and over): $10.00

Children (7 to 12 years): $5.00

Children (6 years and under): Free

Seniors (65 years and over): Free

2017 TEAM RESULTS