Pennsylvania's Premier Grappling Championships


The 14th annual Western Pennsylvania State Grappling Championships is slated for November 16th 2019. We are one of the largest and longest running Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and grappling tournaments in the tri-state area. With multiple GI and NO-GI divisions, our event helped to establish the competitive jiu-jitsu scene in this area and now attracts competitors from across the northeast. With teams traveling from as far as New York and Canada to compete, the Western PA BJJ Championships are a must-attend for any serious competitor.

General Admission:

$10 spectator fee (children under 5 years of age are free).

Special thanks to our sponsors

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Tournament Rules

For our comprehensive rules list please click the button below.
Comprehensive Rules List
Weight Chart

Tournament Location

This year’s tournament will be held at Baldwin High School, 4653 Clairton Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15236.
Kids and Teens are ONLY pre-registration. There is NO registration at the door for Kids and Teens.

Directions 412-885-7515


For questions, concerns, or sponsorship inquiries, please contact Sonny Achille at 412-531-2122 or contact us.
No Refunds. Kids and Teens are ONLY pre-registration. There is NO registration at the door for Kids and Teens.

  • Experienced certified referees
  • 8 mats running throughout the day
  • Competitive divisions for men, women, and children of all skill levels
  • Convenient free parking
  • A pre-bracketing process that ensures the event starts on time and runs smoothly

Coaching Pass

School owners are welcome to one (1) free coaching pass. Please call Lisa at 412-531-2122 to have your name added to the list so we know to expect you.


Online Registration

Save some money and register online today!


85 / person

GI Only

65 / person

NO-GI Only

65 / person

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Pay at the door

Cash only!
Adults only!


95 / person

GI Only

75 / person

NO-GI Only

75 / person

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