Welcome to the home for the 2015 Northwest Submission Challenge - the largest BJJ and grappling tournament in Idaho. We are happy to announce our next installment will be held April 24th-25th 2015. Once again this event will be held in Boise, Idaho at the Capital High School Gym.

Weigh ins and the acutal event will be held at Capital High School (8055 Goddard Rd, Boise, ID 83704)
Weigh in times are 6-9pm Friday April 24th and 7-9am Saturday April 25th.

Brand new for 2015!

This year we have some huge improvements that will make the grappling experience even better!

  • 8 mats of competition
  • more teen divisions (both gi and nogi will have divided age and skill brackets)
  • more women's divisions (white belt, blue/purple belt, nogi beginner, nogi advanced)

All Kids Divisions (ages 12 and younger) will be held on Friday night during the Budo Kids Cup! All entries for the Budo Kids Cup will be FREE! All teens and adults will compete on Saturday during the Northwest Submission Challenge.

We are proud to, with the support of the Idaho Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation, once again invite the top men, and women grapplers in the northwest to show their skill and competitive drive. This is a family friendly event for competitors of all ages, skill levels, and discipline. This is an open tournament, you do not have to be affiliated with any style, academy or gym to enter. There will be divisions for men, women, teens, and an executive class for athletes over the age of 35 the day of the tournament.

There is a rules meeting at 8:50am April 25th, if you have not competed before I HIGHLY recommend to attend this meeting.

We will be awarding custom medals to 1st-3rd place
Divisional prizes will include: Budovideos.com gift cards, training jerseys, custom gi backpacks and more!

Absolute prizes

For the men's purple belt absolute divisions will be winning the mundials prize pack presented by OK Kimonos; the winner will receive air fare, hotel, and registration for the 2015 Mundials! For more info

Click here to download the 2015 uniform requirments for all divisions, gi, nogi, teen, mens, and womens.

Spectator admission for the Northwest Submission Challenge is $5 for adults and free for kids 12 and younger.

Weigh In: There will weigh ins Friday, April 24th from 6-9pm at Capital High School gym, or the day of the event from 7-9am at the event.

Registration costs:
For all adult, executive, women, teen divisions
If registered BEFORE April 1st 2013 at 11:59PM MST
1 division - $40
2 divisions - $50
3 divisions - $60

If registered AFTER April 1st
1 division - $45
2 divisions - $55
3 divisions - $65


What Makes Us Different?
There are a lot of tournaments out there, why choose ours?

Price: We still have one of the lowest registration fees for the size of the tournament in the northwest. Other tournaments charge upwards of $70 for ONE DIVISION!

Absolute Prizes: Where else can you win a trip to compete in the Mundials for winning the absolute division? At the Northwest Submission Challenge, one of the absolute division winners will receive airfare, hotel, and registration for the 2015 Mundials in California.

Divisional Prizes: Each division winner recieves a NWSC training jersey, or a Budo Videos.com Gift card plus custom medals for 1st-3rd.

I am very happy to announce that with our presenting sponsor budovideos.com we are offering a sponsorship for entry to the for the ENTIRE KIDS DIVISIONS. The kids will have their own special tournament friday night called the Budo Kids BJJ Cup. There will be divisions for gi and nogi all the registrations costs will be FREE!

We will be having 8 MATS OF COMPETITION! In our evolution to provide the best possible grappling experience the 6 mats will make the day run much smoother and faster.

Ref Clinic - Have you ever wanted to have the best seat in the house for any of our tournaments? We are looking for a few dedicated people to join the ranks of our reffing staff. You must be a blue belt in BJJ or have at least 2 years experience grappling. We are going to have a ref clinic in Friday April 25th. The clinic is free to any ref willing to commit to 2 tournaments. Contact us from the contact page for more info.

Partner Hotel: We have teamed up with the Spring Hill Suites again this year! They are just minutes from the venue and are offering 2 queen beds and a pull out sofa for just $99! They always book up quickly so get your reservation today!

If you need to reach me for any reason please use the contact us page or call/text 208-571-7199!




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Event Sponsors

With out our great set of sponsors this event would not be possible so please support those who support the sport-
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