Ultimate Grapplers Challenge is an organization founded in 2001 that features submission grappling competitions all over the North East United States. The UGC is open all disciplines of grappling and has seen practitioners of jiu jitsu, wrestling, aikido, judo, and sambo compete.
The UGC uses the most up to date IBJJF rules for scoring.
View the IBJJF Rules
The UGC features both gi and no-gi divisions. Divisions are composed based on experience level and weight.
|Beginner||Up to a 1.5 years of experience in any grappling training
(Ex: Wrestling, Judo , Aikido , Brazilian Jiu – Jitsu)
|Intermediate||From a 1.5-3 years of grappling training|
|Advanced||Over 4 years of experience in grappling training.|
|Pee-Wee||Ages 6 and under (Will be split by weight and age)|
|Children||7 – 9 and 10 – 12 years old|
|Teens||13 – 15 and 15-17 years old|
|Women||18 years and older|
|Men||18 years and older|
|Masters||Over 35 years old|
|Seniors||Over 45 years old|