Judo

Confirmed sports information and a link to on-line registration for the 2018 Bay State Games Judo competition will be posted on this page in February or March of 2018. To receive an email when details and registration are available, please click on the link below to join our mailing list.

Date

Sunday, July 15

 

Venue

UMass Boston - Boston, MA

Entry Fee

TBA


Competition Highlights

  • Athletes will now be allowed to enter a maximum of two divisions
  • Open to athletes in MA, Maine, 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 2019 State Games of America

Divisions

For division information please Click Here

Eligibility

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, or USJA must contact the Bay State Games office at 781-932-6555

Format

  • 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 2018 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,

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

Rules

  • 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

Schedule

TBA

State Games of America

All medalists in this event will qualify for the State Games of America in 2019 at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA.

Meet Director

Rick Meara
781-507-4082
Email Rick

Massachusetts Amateur Sports Foundation

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