New Patch Rules

Attention 2010 Worlds competitors:

 

According to the IBJJF website there are some strict rules regarding placement of gi patches.

http://www.ibjjf.org/rules.htm

Article 13 Rule 9 Shows this image with the proper placement for all your patches:

The Portuguese states “Above the knee”, “Below the knee” -> “Leave a 15cm gap between the patch and the hem of the pants.”

On the back of the pants the patch cannot be wider than 10cm.  (Seems butt patches are out.)

Help a friend and pack a seam ripper. People were charging $10 to remove a patch in previous years.

Thank you to Mafu for bringing this to our attention.

Kris

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    What is seems butt patches? Are you talking about the heavy duty patch or cloth patch? Or any butt patch?

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