Dec 19th: NoGi Referee Training Event

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  • Dec 19th: NoGi Referee Training Event
    December 19, 2021
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

VSME Referee Training Event (NoGi)

Limited Spots

About Referee Training Events

  • This event is primarily for referee training.
  • You can register for the event for only $10, but limited to only eight spots.
  • All points and scoring will count towards season 6.

About VSME events

  • This event is NoGi only, submission only, with 5-minute rounds.
  • The event lasts a maximum of three hours and uses skill-based matchmaking to determine opponents.
  • Each registration gives you two guaranteed matches, plus unlimited optional call-outs.
  • Call-outs allow you to challenge any other competitor regardless of size, rank, or gender in a scored match.
  • We ask that every competitor adheres to a maximum of two spectators per event.
  • For further details on rules and allowed submissions, click here, or visit our FAQs for additional information.
  • We share profits with the hosting academy, which means that supporting VSME helps support the community.

VSME Scoring

  • Matches are all submission only, with no points.
  • Only season points are collected for winning or losing matches.
  • All matches are 5 min rounds, submission only, with 5 min overtime. If no winner is determined, it will be a draw.
  • All matches track takedown, sweep, guard passing and submission efficiency in real-time! Finish your match and see your updated chart before your next match.
  • All competitors earn season points by participating. Winning grants you more points, and draws grant minimal points.
  • Points awarded are determined by the opponent’s weight, rank and gender difference. We are the only jiujitsu league to do this.
  • Move up our leaderboard by participating in our events and finish Season 6 in the top three spots to win $250, $150, and $100!*

VSME Profiles

  • Show off your unique fighter profile with your jiujitsu statistics, athlete details and social media handles.
  • Every grappler has their own VS Meter chart displaying efficiency in takedowns, passes, sweeps, and submissions.
  • Every grappler has their own VS Rating, the golden VSME metric. A rating out of 100 benchmarked against all VSME athletes. Only the elite can reach the top. Can you?
  • Leaderboard, VS Meter, VS Rating, and your match history update in real-time immediately after your match.
  • Your profile is activated and ready for you to edit with the purchase of your very first ticket.

Covid Protocols 

  • Competitors must show up with their gi/rashguard/shorts under their clothes, ready to roll.
  • Masks must be worn at all times and only removed during your matches.
  • All competitors must show proof of vaccination (printed paper copy or digital proof are sufficient).
  • If you have any symptoms, please stay home and email us at We will gladly switch your registration.
  • Once you are done with your assigned matches and all call-outs, you can use the change room to change and leave the venue.
  • Events have significantly limited spots to prevent large gatherings, so don’t wait to register.


  • When you purchase a ticket, you will input your competition weight to match you with an opponent.
  • When you weigh in at the event, we verify the weight. You will always roll.
  • We update your weight to score the matches accordingly if you miss weight.

Supporting VSME

  • You can further support VSME by purchasing our merchandise online or at our events <3
  • Thank you for supporting our friends and sponsors who make the VSME experience what it is.
  • If you have any questions, suggestions, or feedback, email us at


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Venue Website:

1560 Yonge street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M4T 2S9


We are located in midtown, Toronto, seconds from St. Clair subway station on Yonge St. Our academy is easy to find, directly across from Tim Horton’s and Shoppers Drug Mart, with plenty of easy access parking available.