WELCOME TO NZ GRAPPLER
New Zealand Grappler aims to provide a positive and safe environment for New Zealand grapplers of all ages to test their hard earned skills.
With very few competition venues available within New Zealand, we want to provide a regular tournament circuit for grapplers needing more experience before moving on to the next level. Our competitions are fair and well run, always considering the competitor’s sake above all. We always welcome feedback that will help improve our future events.
NZ Grappler is proud to present its very first submission only tournament, featured at the 2015 New Zealand Fitness Expo 11-12 July 2015. The tournament format will be much different from our standard tournaments in a few aspects: The only way to win your match is to submit your opponent. There are no scores, no… [Continue Reading]
Wow what a day! Everyone got at least 2 matches in their divisions, resulting in way more awesome fights that wouldn’t have happened with single elimination brackets. Congratulations to Sorisso BJJ, DS Team, Oliver MMA, Tu Kaha, and Southern Tribes for being the top 5 adult teams. Top 5 Kids teams were Oliver MMA, Brasa New Zealand, Sorisso BJJ, Allegiance, and Inglewood BJJ. Top overall teams were Oliver MMA, Sorisso BJJ, DS Team, Tu Kaha, and Brasa New Zealand.