All entries must be received by Friday 24th April 2020
Competitors must hold current BJA or affiliate membership. All competitors MUST bring their VALID judo membership card to registration along with their record book.
Contest Duration: All Contests will be 4 Mins Duration
Juniors players born 2000 – 2005
Senior players must be 14 years or older on the day of the event
Competition Format, Rules and Judogi Rules
The intended method of elimination for this event will be knockout with compound repechage for 8 players or more, pools for 7 and below.
Contest times will be Four minutes for Men and Women.
IJF Rules will be in operation. Please note the following:
No 30 second rule
Judogi measurements as per 2017 IJF rules.
2017 IJF Red label judogi rules or the requirement to wear judogi of specific suppliers will not be rules at this competition.
The English Championships will be strictly adhering to the mat side coaching rule in all categories. In the following way: Coaches in the official mat side position can only advise the athlete during the mate-hajime period and NOT while the contest is in progress. Should any mat side coach not adhere to this guideline they will firstly be reminded of this rule by the referee and on receiving the second reminder in the same contest will need to remove themselves to the general public area for the rest of the event on that day. Other personnel who insist on shouting coaching points will also need to remove themselves to the general public seating area.
The wearing of white & blue judogi is NOT COMPULSORY for this event. If a blue suit is worn players must also have a white suit.
Back patches are not obligatory.
Medals will be presented after groups have been completed.
This Tournament qualifies for points scoring for promotion purposes.
Will be according to current GB Ranking lists.
Men – U55kg, U60kg, U66kg, U73kg, U81kg, U90kg, U100kg, O100kg:
Women – U44kg, U48kg, U52kg, U57kg, U63kg, U70kg, U78kg, O78kg:
Men – U60kg, U66kg, U73kg, U81kg, U90kg, U100kg & O100kg:
Women – U48kg, U52kg, U57kg, U63kg, U70kg, U78kg & O78kg:
Junior Men 8.30 – 9.30am
Junior Women 10.30 – 11.00am
Seniors 12.00 – 1.00pm
All competitors MUST bring their VALID judo licence (BJA or affiliate) to registration and their record book.
Players must satisfy the minimum weight limit for their category.
There will be a training day on the 3rd May 2020
Saturday 2nd May 2020
Closing Date for entries
Friday 24 April 2020
£ 25 / £30 per person
£25 Single Entry
£30 Double Entry to Juniors and Seniors
By entering the event, all participants and parents or guardians of participants are consenting to photography/filming which may be taken by the BJA or an official BJA contractor at the event. You also accept that these photographs or video may be used in future BJA publications or published by the contractors. If you wish to opt-out of the above please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Coaches MUST produce a VALID BJA Coach Award card in person in order to be eligible for the following:
· To gain free entry to the Event
· To gain mat side access with their player (Only one coach per player will be permitted at any one time).
All payments must be made by Credit or Debit Card via the online system when entering. Your entry will not be accepted without payment being made.
ENTRY FEES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES (including injury).
PARTICIPATION IN THE TOURNAMENT WILL NOT BE ALLOWED IF THE TOURNAMENT ENTRY FEE