Important information for 2015 and 2016:

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we have been unable to solidify a date for 2015 and unfortunately will not be able hold an event this year. We are in the process of working on the American Open World Tour event for 2016. With the additional time to prepare, the 2016 event promises to be the best American Open yet. We look forward to seeing you next year and thank you for your time and support. We apologize for any inconveniences, please feel free to contact us with any further questions or comments.

General Tournament Registration

Online Registration

To be assured your pre-registration will be available when you arrive, please register by Thursday, August 28.

We are encouraging pre-registration pickup and at the door registration on Friday and Saturday for all divisions since the lines may be very long on Sunday.

At the door registration hours are:

  • Friday, August 29, 3 pm - 6 pm
  • Saturday, August 30, 10 am - 4 pm
  • Sunday, August 31, 7 am - 2 pm

Please register as early as possible, and on event days allow ample time for parking...

...All Divisions WILL run on time.


Spectator Tickets Only

Online Registration

To purchase spectator tickets online fill out the online registration form with your name, address, phone number, and email address (neccissary to recieve confirmation) and then scroll to the bottom of the page and select the spectator tickets you wish to purchase.

You may pick up your tickets at the pre-registration desk.

Spectator tickets will also be available for purchase at the door.

Printable Competitor
Registration form
You can register using the printed Competitor Registration Form by downloading it using the link below.
Once completed, please mail it to the address provided on the form or, if paying by credit card, Fax it to 619-224-3683.

Downloadable Form Available Here

Judges/Score Keepers/Volunteers
Belt to Rank Chart
Beginner White, Yellow, Orange
Intermediate Blue, Green, Purple
Advanced * Brown, Red
* Chinese divisions includes Black in advanced.

American Open Sport MMA and Grappling ranking

Beginner 0-1yr training
Intermediate 1yr-3yr training
Advanced 3yr+ training
Fee Schedule
Competitor Registration By
July 15
Aug 11
First Division $55.00 $60.00 $70.00
Each Additional Div $20.00 $25.00 $35.00
Special Needs
First Division
$20.00 $25.00 $30.00
Special Needs
Each Aditional Division
$10.00 $15.00 $20.00
No-Gi Grappling $30.00 $40.00 $55.00
Sport MMA $30.00 $40.00 $55.00
Team Sparring
(per team)
$70.00 $95.00 $125.00
Synchronized Forms
(per team)
$70.00 $95.00 $125.00
Demo Team
(per team)
$100.00 $125.00 $145.00
Team Internal
(per team)
$100.00 $125.00 $145.00
Team External
(per team)
$100.00 $125.00 $145.00

Spectator Passes By
July 15
Aug 11
Saturday Compete $10.00 $15.00 $20.00
Sunday Compete $10.00 $15.00 $20.00
Both Days Compete $18.00 $25.00 $35.00
Video Pass (admission not included) $25.00 $30.00 $35.00
Coaches Pass (Limited quantity) $25.00 $30.00 $35.00

Best Value
July 15
Aug 11
includes both days and GA Night Show $25.00 $35.00 $45.00

Competitor registration includes general admission to the Night Show.
Sunday Night Show By
July 15
Aug 11
General Admit (included with competitor registration) $15.00 $17.50 $20.00
Preferred Seating $25.00 $30.00 $35.00
Preferred Seating (competitor upgrade) $10.00 $15.00 $20.00
VIP Seating $40.00 $45.00 $50.00
VIP Seating (competitor upgrade) $20.00 $25.00 $30.00

Online Registration


  • Competition fees for tournament (up to 5 divisions)
  • Competition fee for the hyper games
  • All hyper pro training seminars Fri & Sat
  • Hyper pro photo shoot & pictures
  • Hyper pro bag, camp shirt & camp book

Dre Graham

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