ATJA & AJJF National Judo Championships
American Judo & Jujitsu Federation
American Traditional Jujutsu Association
Date: August 4, 2018
Andrew & Walter Young YMCA
2220 Campbellton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30311
Online (submit by August 2, 2018)
Register online here. (www.ajjftournament.com)
By Mail (postmark by July 26, 2018)
Make checks payable to Joshua White, mail to:
2104 Somerset Place
Atlanta, GA 30316
In Person (Friday, August 3, 2018 from 6pm-10pm)
Register in person at the tournament hotel:
Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Airport North
2299 International Boulevard
Hapeville, GA 3035
There will be NO REGISTRATION on the day of the tournament, however, there will be a 1-hour weigh in from 8am-9am for those who have already pre-registered and cannot weigh in on Friday night.
Check in and weigh-ins will take place Friday, August 3, 2018 from 6pm-10pm at the tournament hotel and on Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 8am-9am at the tournament venue. All satellite weigh ins will take place Thursday (8/2) and Friday (8/4) for those that have pre-registered. For those pre-registered and arriving Saturday morning weigh ins will be on site of tournament. Note: there will be no registration on Saturday morning; weigh in will be for registered participants only.
Information coming soon!
Online and by Mail
$55 first division ($20 for additional divisions)
In Person on Friday, August 3, 2018
$65 first division ($25 for additional divisions)
We will accept all competitors with a current card recognized by USA Judo. YOU MUST HAVE PROOF OF CURRENT MEMBERSHIP. BRING A COPY OF YOUR MEMBERSHIP CARD WITH YOU TO CHECK IN AND TO VERIFY YOUR ELIGIBILITY.
Juniors: 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16 (light, medium, heavy) Senior Women: light, medium, heavy
Senior Men Novice: light, medium, heavy, super heavy
Senior Men Black Belt: -132, -145, -161, -178, -198, -220, 220+
Master’s: 30-45, 46+ (light, medium, heavy)
Current IJF rules will be used EXCEPT IN THE OPEN DIVISION with the following modifications: shime waze (chokes) not allowed for juniors 12 years old and under, kansetu waze (arm locks) not allowed for juniors 16 years old and under. No flying scissors in any division. Juniors 14, 15, and 16 years of age will be allowed to compete in senior divisions under senior competition rules provided the parent and coach note on the release form and sign. The CARE system will not be used.
Junior (5-16 years): 3 minutes
Senior Novice: 3 minutes
Senior Black Belt: 4 minutes
Masters (30+ years): 3 minutes
Individual 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals
Grand Champion – OPEN
Seiroyku Zenyo Jita Kyoei
Maximum Efficiency Mutual Benefit & Welfare
Register online at https://www.ajjftournament.com