JudoFest – Craven Open Judo Championships 2019

2019 CRAVEN OPEN JUDO CHAMPIONSHIPS 

Minors, Pre-Cadets, Cadets, Juniors, Seniors & Veterans

BJA Level 3 Weight Category Event

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Organisation: Craven Judo Academy, Settle Primary School, Bond Lane, Settle, BD24 9BW 

Tel: +44 7804819203      E-mail: Danny@cravenjudo.co.uk        Website: www.cravenjudo.co.uk

Venue: Lunesdale Sports Centre, Kendal Road, Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, LA6 2HJ
Date: Sunday 18th August 2019 – 9am Start.
Participation: This event is open to all players aged 8 years of age and above meaning it’s great for the whole of your club!All participants must hold a valid British Judo Association or affiliate organisation license and must bring proof of this to the registration and weigh-in.

Entry numbers will be limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Competition Format: This event is an age & grade banded event as follows:Event 1 – Players Born 2011, 2010, 2009 & 2008 – Novice to 4th Mon

                   (must be at least 8 years old on the day of the event)

Male Weight Classes     -26kg -30kg -34kg -38kg -42kg -46kg -50kg +50kg

Female Weight Classes -24kg -28kg -32kg -36kg -40kg -44kg -48kg -52kg +52kg

Format: 6> Entries – Single Pool.  7< Pools to Knockout. 

Event 2 – Players Born 2011, 2010, 2009 & 2008 – 5th Mon & Above

                   (must be at least 8 years old on the day of the event)

Male Weight Classes     -26kg -30kg -34kg -38kg -42kg -46kg -50kg +50kg

Female Weight Classes -24kg -28kg -32kg -36kg -40kg -44kg -48kg -52kg +52kg

Format: 6> Entries – Single Pool.  7< Pools to Knockout.

Event 3 – Players Born 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004 – Novice to 7th Mon 

Male Weight Classes     -30kg -34kg -38kg -42kg -46kg -50kg -55kg -60kg -66kg -73kg +73kg

Female Weight Classes -28kg -32kg -36kg -40kg -44kg -48kg -52kg -57kg -63kg +63kg

Format: 6> Entries – Single Pool.  7< Pools to Knockout.

Event 4 – Players Born 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004 – 8th Mon & Above

Male Weight Classes     -30kg -34kg -38kg -42kg -46kg -50kg -55kg -60kg -66kg -73kg +73kg

Female Weight Classes -28kg -32kg -36kg -40kg -44kg -48kg -52kg -57kg -63kg +63kg

Format: 6> Entries – Single Pool.  7< Pools to Knockout.

Event 5 – Players Born 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000 – Novice to 10th Mon 

Male Weight Classes     -50kg -55kg -60kg -66kg -73kg -81kg -90kg +90kg

Female Weight Classes -44kg -48kg -52kg -57kg -63kg -70kg -78kg +78kg

Format: 6> Entries – Single Pool.  7< Pools to Knockout.

Event 6 – Players Born 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000 – 11th Mon & Above

Male Weight Classes     -50kg -55kg -60kg -66kg -73kg -81kg -90kg +90kg

Female Weight Classes -44kg -48kg -52kg -57kg -63kg -70kg -78kg +78kg

Format: 6> Entries – Single Pool.  7< Pools to Knockout.

Event 7 – Seniors (Players aged 14 & above) 1st Kyu & Above

Male Weight Classes     -60kg -66kg -73kg -81kg -90kg +90kg

Female Weight Classes -48kg -52kg -57kg -63kg -70kg +70kg

Format: 6> Entries – Single Pool.  7< Pools to Knockout.

Event 8 – Seniors (Players aged 14 & above) Novice to 2nd Kyu

Players will be put into pools of 3, 4, 5 or 6 based upon their age, grade & weight with the aim to create meaningful contests and as many as possible.

Event 9 – Veterans (Players aged 35 & above) 

Players will be put into pools of 3, 4, 5 or 6 based upon their age, grade & weight with the aim to create meaningful contests and as many as possible.

As tournament organiser and with the agreement of the players & their coaches we reserve the right to combine the categories where necessary to provide our participants with meaningful contests.

This tournament aims to provide players with as much mat time as possible allowing them to gain more experience of competitive judo.   1 Gold Medal, 1 Silver Medal & 2 Bronze Medals will be awarded in all categories. 

How to Enter: To submit your entry for the 2019 Craven Open Judo Championships, please visit www.judofest.co.ukTo enter just this event the single Entry Fee for this event is £20.00. Alternatively you can enter more than one event at judofest for £50.  These entry fees are applicable for all entries posted & paid for through our website on or before Friday 9th August 2019.

Please note in order for our event to run efficiently we would like your entries to come in nice and early.  To encourage you to do this, we have a late entry policy whereby the entry fee will increase.

Our Late Entry Fee for a single event is £25.00 & for multiple events is £60. These late entry fees apply to all entries posted through website on or after Saturday 10th August 2019.  

We will accept entries on the day of the event of which our late entry fee will apply but payments must be made in cash.

We will only stop taking entries for this event if it becomes oversubscribed. If over-subscription occurs we will post a notice on our website www.cravenjudo.co.uk 

Weigh in: Players can weigh in Friday Night  6pm-10pm for the Northern Powerhouse Team Tournament / Lunesdale Open Newaza Championships, this weigh in will also be used for the Craven Open Judo  Championships & North West Area Dan Grading if you’re also competing in either of these events. If you only plan to come for the Craven Open Judo Championships / North West Area Dan Grading, the weigh in for these events is Saturday from 5pm-7pm.

All competitors MUST bring their VALID judo licence (BJA or affiliate) to registration and also their record book showing that they are at the grade in which they entered.  

Male players will be weighed in Judogi pants with 0.5kg allowance.

Female players will be weighed in Judogi pants & t-shirt with 0.6kg allowance.

Thanks for your support: We will again be running a cafe on the day which ran by Craven Judo Academy volunteers to help increase funds for our club to help improve the experience of our members and continue to develop the sport of judo in the Craven District.  We would again appreciate your support by spending your money at our cafe rather than bringing food / drink with you.
Coaching: Coaches will be allowed mat side throughout the day with a valid coaching pass.
Venue Directions: Use the street name ‘Kendal Road’ Kirkby Lonsdale in your SatNav to find the venue.  The venue – Lunesdale Sports Centre, is behind the Queen Elizabeth School Astroturf at which you can park alongside.
Camping: We have a private campsite available 20 minutes from the venue for JudoFest Participants from £15 per pitch per night.  Book your camping pitch on our website: www.judofest.co.uk 

 

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