Sunday, July 12, 2020

UMass Boston

Entry Fee
First Event $45
Second Event $20
Late Fee applied on June 1: $10

Competition Highlights

  • Athletes will be allowed to enter a maximum of two divisions
  • Open to athletes in MA, ME, NH, RI, VT, and NY
  • Competition sanctioned by USA Judo
  • Medals and award item presented to top three finishers in weight class
  • Winners qualify for the 2021 State Games of America in Ames, Iowa where they will compete against other medal winners from State Games programs nationwide
  • The club with the highest point total will receive a championship banner


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An athlete must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • A full time resident of Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, or New York

  • A full time student of a recognized academic institution in Massachusetts

  • A registered member of a judo club in Massachusetts. If an athlete uses this eligibility rule to enter the competition, he or she cannot also be a member of a non Massachusetts club, and the club must be the athlete's exclusive contact within the sport

    Please note: athletes who are not members of USJI, USJF, USJA, ATJA or AJJF must contact the Bay State Games office at 781-932-6555


  • The competition will be modified double elimination,

  • All matches consist of one three minute period (except for men's brown and black belt which consist of one four minute period)

  • The gold score rule will be in effect

Meet Sanction

The 2019 Bay State Games Judo competition will be sanctioned by USA Judo.

All competitors must be a member in good standing of one of the following organizations:

  • USJA

  • USJF

  • USA / USJI Judo

  • ATJA

  • AJJF

If competitors are not a member of one of these organizations please contact Bay State Games .


  • All divisions are governed by modified I.J.F Rules
  • Arm locks are not permitted in any division (except men's brown and black belt)
  • Chokes are not permitted in divisions with athletes age 5 to 12


The schedule will be posted closer to the event date.

State Games of America




All medalist in this event will qualify for the 2021 State Games of America in Ames and Des Moines, Iowa. 


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Rick Meara
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