TOHOKU JUDO CLUB SHIAI – Sunday, May 7, 2017


Developmental Tournament for All Levels

SITE: TOHOKU JUDO CLUB at 2322 Massachusetts Ave., 2nd Floor, Cambridge, MA 02140 (Parking: Sunday parking on Mass. Ave. is free at the meters and resident parking spaces)

TIME: SENIORS weigh-in from 9:30 – 9:45 AM competition begins approx. 10:00 am;

JUNIORS (under age 16) weigh-in from 12:30 – 1:00 pm, competition approx. 1:30 pm

FEES: $15.00 per competitor ($10 for TOHOKU Members) AWARDS: Awards for 1st, 2nd, 3rd

FORMAT: At each tournament, competitors are grouped into pools by weight for a series of round-robin matches for pools of 5 or less; modified double elimination for pools may be used for divisions of 5 or more (subject to change based on number of competitors).

Divisions: (Tournament Director reserves the right to add, combine and/or cancel divisions based on the number of competitors; coaches, instructors, & parents will have an opportunity to review the categories and confirm their child’s/athlete’s suitability for participation.)

  • Senior Men Light/Medium/Heavy Senior Women: Light/Medium/Heavy
  • Co-ed: Under Age 7 Light/Medium/Heavy Ages 8 – 10 Light/Medium/Heavy
  • Boys ages 11-12 Light/Medium/Heavy Girls ages 11-12 Light/Medium/Heavy
  • Boys ages 13-16 Light/Medium/Heavy Girls ages 13-16 Light/Medium/Heavy

RULES: Current IJF Contest Rules will be in effect except: there may be co-ed competition for ages 10 and below; Shimewaza is not permitted for competitors under age 13, nor are arm-locks for competitors under age 17 nor for ranks below Sankyu.

ELIGIBILITY: Competitors with USJF, USJI, or USJA current affiliation are eligible to compete; must present current membership card.