2017 NSW STATE TITLES
Selection Event for 2017 State Squad
see details in Conditions of Entry - Tournament Weigh-in Section below
|Division||Age||Minimum Grade||Weight Categories (kg)*|
|Junior Girls||9, 10 & 11 years in the calendar year 2017||Junior Orange Belt||U29, U32, U36, U40, U44, U48, U52, O52|
|Junior Boys||U27, U30, U34, U38, U42, U46, U50, O50|
|Senior Girls||12, 13 & 14 years in the calendar year 2017||U36, U40, U44, U48, U52, U57, U63, O63|
|Senior Boys||U36, U40, U45, U50, U55, U60, U66, O66|
|Cadets - Women||15, 16 & 17 year in the calendar year 2017||Junior Orange Belt||U40, U44, U48, U52, U57, U63, U70, O70|
|Cadets - Men||U50, U55, U60, U66, U73, U81, U90, O90|
|Junior Women||15, 16, 17, 18, 19 & 20 years in calendar year 2017||Senior Orange belt or equivalent||U44, U48, U52, U57, U63, U70, U78, O78|
|Junior Men||U55, U60, U66, U73, U81, U90, U100, O100|
|Senior Women||15 years and over in the calendar year 2017||U48, U52, U57, U63, U70, U78, O78|
|Senior Men||U60, U66, U73, U81, U90, U100, O100|
|Special Needs Women & Men (Level 1S and 2S)||15 years and over in the calendar year 2017||As per Senior Weight Categories for Women & Men and subject to entries|
*All divisions are up to and including the specified weights
All competitors must be Orange Belt or above or equivalent per JFA NSW Inc Sporting Code.
All competitors must be current financial members of Judo NSW (ie the Judo Federation of Australia (NSW) Inc.
JFA Inc. Registration Cards MUST be presented. Competitors may be prevented from competing if the organizers cannot verify registration.
The Tournament Director reserves the right to abandon or amalgamate any weight divisions where sufficient members are not present – coaches will be consulted.
The 2017 State Titles will be played under IJF rules
Anticipated weight division must be indicated on the entry form, although changes can be made at weigh-in.
Shime-waza (choking techniques) and Kansetsu-waza (armlock techniques) will be allowed in the Cadet Age Category competition.
Tournament Entry Fees are non refundable.
The weigh-in for all age Categories will be conducted on Saturday 1 April 2017 at the locations listed below. Trial Weigh-in 5-6:00PM, Official Weigh-in 6-7:00PM at all locations.
Sydney Metro - State Sports Centre , Olympic Blv, Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2129 - Click Here for Location Map - Contact: Lisa Lee 0401 085 258.
Illawarra/South Coast - Illawarra International Judo Club, Ian McLennan Park, Wyllie Rd (1st right turn of West Dapto Rd) Kembla Grange, NSW 2526 - Click Here for Location Map - Contact: Keiran Spillane 0422 927 040.
Central Coast/Hunter - Exercise & Sport Science Centre (Building EXSA – Loop Rd (south)) University of Newcastle – Central Coast Campus, Brush Rd entry – Ourimbah - Click Here for Campus Map - Contact: Shane Alvisio 0410 044 205.
Regional athletes can either weigh-in at a regional weigh-in venue or opt to weigh-in at the Sydney weigh-in venue. All Sydney based athletes must attend the Sydney weigh-in unless they have sought and gained prior approval from tournament organisers.
Random weight checks with the same rules as the official weigh-in may be organised by tournament management before the first fights in the morning of the competition. The weight of the athlete cannot be more than 5% higher (without judogi) than the official maximum weight limit of the category.
Competition Draws and Seeding
Competition Draws will take place immediately after the closure of the Weigh-in.
Where there are 5 competitors or less in a category, a round robin draw system will be used.
Where there are 10 competitors or less in a category, a 2 pool round robin system will be used with a finals pool draw used.
More than 10 competitors, a Repecharge 16 System Draw will be used.
Medal Presentations and Points
All medallists will be required to wear a WHITE JUDOGI for all presentations.
Players must win a minimum of 1 fight, not by forfeit to receive a medal