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2017 Judo NSW State Kata Titles


Saturday 1 April 2017



1:30pm, sign-ins (online pre-registration required)

2:00pm, start Kata championships

Dojo will be open from 10am for BBR Kata classes and warm-ups


Judo NSW Dojo in the Newington Armoury


Online only at

Entries Close midnight 29 March 2017

No Late Entry on the day

$35/person for single Kata entry and $25/person for additional Kata entries 

Note – The Extra Kata Entry Fee ($25p/person) applies if you also enter and compete in the Judo NSW State Titles Shiai on 2 April 2017.


Championship pair’s names engraved on the NSW Kata Katana


The Kata championship and team selection is open to all Judo NSW Members.  The Kata to be judged are as follows:



    • Nage no Kata
    • Junior Nage no Kata (Cadets and younger)
    • Katame no Kata
    • Kime no Kata
    • Kodokan Goshin Jutsu
    • Ju no Kata



All Judo NSW participants who score at least 60% or better in their Kata demonstration are eligible to join the NSW State Kata team to go for GOLD at the 2017 Australian Judo National Championships in June.  There is also a mandatory Kata training camp on 28 & 29 April to officially kick-off the campaign towards the Nationals.


If performing the same Kata multiple times for the championship, a different position must be performed; i.e., cannot perform Uke or Tori twice in the same Kata.  Kata demonstrations can be considered towards Dan grading to held later in the year.



Further Enquiries:

Tournament - Ernie Wakamatsu 0401 890 353

Online Entry - Judo NSW (02) 8736 1228