Grappler’s World War

Title: Grappler’s World War
Date: December 04, 2010 10am
Location: Berry Center

Zebra Tournament Systems of Texas is teaming up with Zebra Mats to provide the highest quality Jiu-Jitsu and Grappling tournaments throughout the country and will be coming to Texas for the first time in December. We are committed to providing the best in equipment with Zebra camouflage and black mats for our events. Competitors will be awarded custom dog tag medals and large 50 caliber replica bullets for expert divisions. Grappler’s World War’s first event will be held at the Berry Center, a full-size arena in the Houston Texas area. Grappler’s World War will count on the expertise of 3rd degree Gracie Humaita black belt Leonardo Xavier. Professor Xavier was educated in the Gentle Art by Royler Gracie in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and currently owns and operates the LX Jiu-Jitsu Association, based out of Sugar Land, TX. Professor Xavier is a world-class instructor, competition athlete and referee. For the first time he will be directing a tournament in Texas to ensure that every athlete has a pleasant experience and so that Grappler’s World War is run in the most professional and efficient manner possible. With the support of Zebra Mats we are able to award the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams with a credit to purchase Zebra products for their academy. Zebra is synonymous with premium quality products, come and visit Zebra’s booth during the event to see product samples. For teams that win Zebra credit, knowledgeable and courteous sales representatives will be able to assist in selecting the product that is best suited to meet your needs. Grappler’s World War has the potential to become one of the largest and most well run tournaments in the nation; we thank all competitors in advance and wish you all luck in your matches!

  • Gi and No Gi Divsions
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd place team will win a credit to purchase Zebra products
  • Custom dog tag medals
  • Custom 1 foot tall 50 caliber bullet replicas for expert divisions
  • Camouflage Zebra mats
  • Sponsor gifts giveaways

Register between October 1st and November 15th: One division $55 two divisions $70*
Register between November 16th and December 2nd: One division $75 two divisions $90*
In Person Registrations: Dec 1st from 6:00-9:00 PM* Inside Wings N More 7620 Katy Freeway Houston, TX 77024. In the Marq E center, same plaza as the Improv Comedy Club and Dave and Busters. Registrations only no early weigh ins.


  • No early weigh ins
  • Weigh ins will be done day of tournament (weigh ins can be done with or without gi on)
  • Last day to register online is Thursday 12/02/10. Register in person on Wednesday 12/01/10 6-9pm.
  • Make sure your academy’s name is written and spelled exactly how it should appear so there is no confusion of being bracketed with a team mate and to ensure awarding proper team points
  • Friday 12/03/10 by 9am check for your registration information online (name, academy name, age, division(s), etc.) and email if there are any changes necessary
  • You will have until Friday 12/03/10 by 12 noon to submit changes. After 12 noon on 12/03/10 there will be no changes, NO EXCEPTIONS