Okay, so after two weeks of slowing starting the diet work up to the IBJJF, I checked in yesterday at 174 with training gear on. Not bad considering how badly I behaved over the holidays and tipped up to 182. So, as for now I'll be shooting for the lightweight division. Once registration opens I'll do a check to confirm that that's going to work before signing on the dotted line.
So, how is everyone else? Where are you now and what's the target?
Here's a couple of articles I found out of my near obsessive need to read and research that might be helpful.
And general tournament strategy prep: