2018
ATJA & AJJF National Judo Championships

 

American Judo & Jujitsu Federation
And
American Traditional Jujutsu Association

Date: August 4, 2018

 

Location

Andrew & Walter Young YMCA
2220 Campbellton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30311


Registration

Online (submit by August 3, 2018)
Register online here.  (www.ajjftournament.com)

By Mail (postmark by July 26, 2018)
Make checks payable to Joshua White, mail to:
Joshua White

2104 Somerset Place
Atlanta, GA 30316

In Person (Friday, August 3, 2018 from 8pm-10pm) 
Register in person at the tournament hotel:
Fairfield Inn & Suites Atlanta Airport North
1255 Walker Avenue

East Point, GA 30344

Weigh-in

Check in and weigh-ins will take place Friday, August 3, 2018 from 8pm-10pm at the tournament hotel.  All satellite weigh-ins will take place Thursday (8/2) and Friday (8/3).

Tournament Hotel

Fairfield Inn & Suites Atlanta Airport North
1255 Walker Avenue
East Point, GA 30344


Entry Fees

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)


Eligibility

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.


Divisions

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)
Open Division


Rules

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.


Match Time

Junior (5-16 years): 3 minutes
Senior Novice: 3 minutes
Senior Black Belt: 4 minutes
Masters (30+ years): 3 minutes


Awards

Individual 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals
Grand Champion – OPEN
Most Outstanding

 

Seiroyku Zenyo                                                   Jita Kyoei
            Maximum Efficiency                                Mutual Benefit & Welfare

 

Register online at https://www.ajjftournament.com