May 18, 2019

Venue: Branchburg Sports Complex, 47 Readington Rd. Branchburg, NJ 08876

Attention: Qualified Competitors!
If you qualified for gi, but not nogi (or vice/versa)...
You can still compete in your non-qualified division.

You would pay the discounted rate of $40 in cash when you arrive at Pan Ams.

Attention: QUALIFIED competitors who plan on registering ON-SITE!

YOU must be prepared and be able to provide to us The Good Fight tournament you qualified in.


At-The-Door Spectator Tickets: $20

Spectator tickets purchased at night-before weigh-ins or the day of the tournament are $15.
Children 8-12 yrs old are military with ID are only $10.

Children 7 yrs old and under get in The Good Fight for free!


  • Kids & Teens Gi & NoGi divisions which are broken up by age & weight. There is ONLY 1 SKILL LEVEL!
  • Female Gi & NoGi divisions are available for adults ages 16 years and older.

Male divisions are as follows:

  • Adult (16-29 years) divisions are available for white, blue, purple, brown/black belts.
  • Executive (30-39 years) divisions are available white, blue, purple belts, brown/black belts.
  • Masters (40+ years) divisions are available for white & blue belts.
  • A combined age category of 18 yrs. & up is available for brown & black belt in Gi and NoGi.


FRIDAY - Night Before Weigh-Ins: 6-8 pm

Night before weigh-ins will be held at Branchburg Sports Complex. Weigh-ins will be open to all competitors. DO NOT BE LATE; scales will close at 8 pm Friday night.

SATURDAY - Day Of Weigh-Ins

*Scales close at 9 am for ALL kids & teen competitors.

*Scales close at 12 noon for ALL adult Gi competitors.

*Scales close at 3 pm for ALL adult NoGi competitors.

IMPORTANT: You MUST be on time! When planning drive time please take into account traffic and the possibility of getting lost so you are not late. If you are late for weigh-ins you will be disqualified. Below are the times when the scales close for each group:

To receive this discount college students or military should pre-register online WITHOUT PAYING online. When pre-registering online leave the credit card info area completely BLANK, before clicking the 'submit registration' button. When you arrive at the tournament to weigh-in you'll show your college or military ID and pay $60 for 1 division; or $80 for 2 divisions.

Please Note: Any college student or military who show up to register on-site will receive a $20 discount OFF the On-Site registration pricing of $105 for 1 division; or $125 for 2 divisions.


All pre-registered competitors will receive a FREE Pans t-shirt with their name printed on the back. The back of the Pans t-shirt will feature ALL of the pre-registered competitors names. Your name, along with the names of all the pre-registered competitors, will appear on the back of the Pans t-shirt. It similar to a 'graduation themed' t-shirt, where you see all the graduates names printed on the back of their graduation shirts.


1st, 2nd & 3rd place custom-medals are awarded to placewinners.


6 team awards will be given out for Pans as follows.

1st, 2nd & 3rd place team awards for the kids & teens team winners.


1st, 2nd & 3rd place team awards for the adult/exec/master team winners.


Re-visit this section the DAY BEFORE the tournament. Any adjustments will be posted here.

All times are tentative. PLEASE be ready at least 1 HOUR prior to your tentative start time.

8:00 am: Weigh-In scales open

9:00 am: Weigh-ins CLOSE for all kids/teens

9:30 am: Rules meeting

10:00 am: Opening Ceremonies

10:30 am: Kids Gi divisions start

11:00 am  Teens Gi divisions start

11:30 am: Kids NoGi divisions start

12:00 pm: Teens NoGi divisions start

12:00 pm: Weigh-ins CLOSE for adult Gi

12:30 pm: Female Gi divisions start

1:00 pm: Brown/Black Gi divisions start

1:30 pm: Purple belt Gi divisions start

2:00 pm: Blue belt Gi divisions start

2:30 pm: White belt Gi divisions start

3:00 pm: Scales CLOSE for adult NoGi

3:30 pm: Female NoGi divisions start

3:45 pm: Brown/Black NoGi divisions start

4:00 pm: Purple NoGi divisions start

4:30 pm: Blue NoGi divisions start

5:00 pm: White NoGi divisions start

During the tournament brackets will come out in the same order as the tournament divisions are scheduled above.

You will not be able to see what your bracket looks like until approximately 30 mintues before you division start time.  (Please do not look for your bracket online because we do not post them online, they are actually made the day of the tournament.)

Brackets are put together throughout the day and their completion times are in accordance with the tournamnet schedule you see above.

When you are at the tournament please do not freak out if you don't see your name on a set of brackets. Look at the bracket closely. Take your time to determine if it is indeed the bracket you should be in in.

At the tournament, if you have a specific question please see The Good Fight mat manager.