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The World’s Largest Outdoor Open Air Tournament!

The 5th annual BUFFALO CLASSIC. This is a gi only tournament held on Saturday May 26th in the Olympic Hockey Pavilion at Buffalo Riverworks. It will be side by side with the Am Cans of Judo.

All schools are welcome to participate. We use the best tournament managers and trained IBJJF refs from the northeast to ensure a fair, professional tournament. A portion of the proceeds will again go to benefit a nonprofit community youth development program.

All belt levels in the Kids, Youth, Teen, Junior, Adult, Master (30 +) age categories will compete. Blackbelts compete for free. Registrations will only be online. They will open in late March / early April and will close several days prior (TBA) or when full capacity is reached.

Our tournaments take place outside under the Olympic hockey pavilion Buffalo RiverWorks, located in downtown Buffalo’s inner harbor at 359 Ganson Street Buffalo, NY 14203.