Category Archives: Upcoming Tournaments

Rainier Cup 2017

The Rainier Cup Judo Tournament (Ippon Dojo) will be happening at Pierce College, WA on Saturday, 10/7/2017 at 9:00 a.m.

Pierce College
9401 Farwest Dr SW
Lakewood, Washington 98498

Google Map


Tacoma South Sound Sports and Ippon Judo Dojo, Inc. invite all Judokas to the 2017 Rainier Cup Judo
Championships. This regional tournament is sanctioned by the United States Judo Federation, Inc. and
sponsored by Tacoma South Sound Sports and Ippon Judo Dojo, Inc. We thank you in advance for your
support and participation and look forward to seeing each of you on the mat!
Tournament Directors:
Jason Harai & John Harai
Chief Referee:
Julie Koyama
Sanctioned By:
United States Judo Federation, Sanction Number: 17-10-09
Pierce Community College (Fort Steilacoom Campus)
9401 Farwest Drive
Lakewood, Washington 98498
Entry Fee:
$35.00 USD (First Division), $20.00 USD (Second Division)
$45.00 CAD (First Division), $30.00 CAD (Second Division)
Please Make Checks Payable to Ippon Judo Dojo
1st Place Winners Will Receive an Olympic Style Medal.
2nd Place & 3rd Place Winners Will Receive an Olympic Style Medal.
Grand Champions Will Win a Custom Championship Belt!!!
Open to USJF, USJA, USA Judo, & Judo Canada. All Contestants
Show a Current USJF, USJA, USA Judo, or Judo Canada Card to Compete.
Saturday, October 7th, 7 am to 8:30 am
, ALL Junior Boys & Girls
(Pierce College)
Saturday, October 7th, 7 am to 8:30 am
, ALL Senior Men & Women

Officials’ Meeting:
9 am (Upstairs Officials’ Room)
Coaches’ Meeting:
9 am (Upstairs Officials’ Room)
Opening Ceremonies:
9:45 am
Registration Deadline:
Please E-Mail One (1) Dojo/Club/Team Roster No Later Than
Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 by Midnight.
Please DO NOT Scan & E-Mail
Entry Forms or Waivers!!! Please Include the Contestant’s
E-Mail Roster to:
Robyn Russell Harai
Hotel Accommodations:
Hampton Inn & Suites Tacoma Mall
8203 South Hosmer Street
Tacoma, Washington 98408
(253) 539-2288

NWJY Meeting:
The Northwest Judo Yudanshakai Board of Examiners Meeting Will Start at
6 pm, Friday, October 6th, 2017 at the Hampton Inn & Suites Tacoma Mall.
The General Meeting and Elections Will Begin Immediately Following the
Conclusion of The NWJY Board of Examiners Meeting.

Please follow and like us:

2nd Annual Pacific NW Kata Championship (Seiwakan Judojo), March 7th

2nd pnw kata tournament (entry form)

2nd Annual

Pacific Northwest Kata Championship Sponsored by: Seiwakan Judojo and Shudokan Judo Dojo

Sanctioned by The USJF (#15-03-09)

March 7, 2015 1:00 p.m.

Please follow and like us:

2015 Corvallis Judo Winter Tournament, Saturday, February 28th 2014

Entry Form 2015 Corvallis Judo Spring Tournament Judo Dixon Tournament Waiver Second Entry Form 2015 Corvallis Judo Spring Tournament Team Competition 2015 Corvallis Judo Spring Tournament Tournament Flier 2015 Corvallis Judo Spring Tournament 

(download attached files above)

OSU Judo Club

(Judo Club C.O. Sport Clubs and Intramurals)

211 Dixon Rec. Center

Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR 97331


2015 Corvallis Judo Winter Tournament

Saturday, February 28th, 2014, 9:15 AM

Tournament Director: Yutaka Hagimoto

Head Referee: Tim Reynolds


Senior Competitors Only

Entry fee $20 at the door, $5 for entry in 2nd division higher than one’s current rank

Weigh-Ins 9:15 AM – 10:30 AMTeam Competition starts at 11:00 AMIndividual Competition begins after Team Competition

(Seeding occurs during Team Competition)

USJA Sanctioned: Valid USJA, USJF, USJI membership required by referees and competitors,

as well as insurance.

Contact Information (Tournament Director):

Yutaka Hagimoto: Weight DivisionsMen<161 lb, <179 lb, <200 lb, 200+ lbWomen<126 lb, <139 lb, 139+ lbAll weight division categories are subject to change.  The weight divisions will be determined upon receipt of all entries. Belt DivisionsNovice (White Belts)IntermediateSankyu and HigherAll contestants must compete in their own rank and weight division prior to competing in another higher division.  Only Senior Brown l kyu may compete in the Black Belt Division.


This tournament is open to all male and female contestants registered and in good standing with the United States Judo Federation (USJF), United States Judo, Inc. (USJI), or the United States Judo Association (USJA), and must be eighteen years old as of February 28th 2014, or sixteen years old as of February 28th, 2014 and have parental and sensei consent.

All contestants must present their valid USJF, USJI, or USJA membership card at the time of registration.  Any contestant unable to present their valid registration card will be required to purchase a new or renew their current membership prior to acceptance of the entry form for this tournament.

Team CompetitionFive members per club.If a team consists of less than five, it loses the corresponding points (1 pt/member).Each competitor competes against his/her counterpart based on weight (open belt).Decisions are made based on points. Tournament RulesCurrent International Judo Federation (UF) contest rules with the following modifications:Shime-waza (choking techniques) and Kansetsu-waza (joint lock techniques) will be allowed for all.A 8 meter by 8 meter completion area with 3 meter safety zone will be used.Golden Score time limit is 2 minutes. First score wins match.  Hantei decision will be called if tie remains.Additional changes or modifications may be made to ensure the safety of participants.Competition type will be determined by the number of competitors in each division.  If there are five or less competitors round robin competition will be used.  If there are more than five competitors in a division double elimination will be used. AwardsFirst, second and third place awards will be given in each division.  Team trophies and individual ribbons will be awarded to the first place team.Awards will be presented at the end of the tournament.  Contestants will be called to trophy presentation. Tournament locationOregon State UniversityDixon Recreation Center (Main, West Entrance – Registration) (Upper Basketball Court – Tournament)

425 SW 26th Street Corvallis, OR 97331

Directions to Dixon Rec Center (from I-5):1. Take exit 228 for OR-34 toward Corvallis (9.6 mi).2. Turn left at Corvallis-Newport Hwy/OR-34-BYP (1.1 mi). 3. Turn right at SW 15th St (0.3 mi).4. Turn left at SW Washington Way (0.3 mi).5a. (If you turn right on SW 26th St, Dixon Rec Center is on your right – limited parking (450 ft)).5b. Turn left on SW 26th and left on SW Stadium Ave to get to a multi-story parking structure (210 ft).

Please follow and like us:

The Shiai, Portland Judo, Sunday January 25th

GENERAL INFORMATION (but go get the real form from the link above)

Sanction USJF Sanction Number 15-01-10
Date Sunday, January 25, 2015
Directors Roy Kawaji, Louis Hung, Andrew Hung
Location Portland Judo North @ Renzo Gracie Academy Portland
833 N Shaver Street Portland, OR 97227
Eligibility Open to current members of the USJF, USJA, or USA Judo
Must present current membership card at registration
Entry fee $15 at the door for one division
$5 for additional division (space permitting)
Registration On-site on tournament day from 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
No early or online registration.
Weigh-ins On-site on tournament day from 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
No late entries.
Meeting Coaches and officials meeting at 9:00 AM
Gather near scoreboard area.
Competition First match starts promptly at 9:30 AM
Schedule 1. Start with Master’s divisions
2. Novice divisions
3. White belt to Blue belt divisions
4. Brown belt divisions
5. End with Black belt divisions
Sunday, January 25, 2015 USJF Sanction #15-01-10SENIOR COMPETITION RULES
Current International Judo Federation rules with the following modifications
1. CARE System will not be used. Matches will be officiated with one referee and two judges.
2. Referees may officiate in a white judogi.
3. Competitors are required to wear a white judogi.
4. Competitors will be differentiated with a red sash.
5. Shimewaza and Kansetsuwaza are not allowed in the Novice Division.
6. Leg grabs will be penalized by only a “shido” for all divisions.
7. Pre-2003 medical rules will be used.
1. Match time will be 5 minutes for Brown and Black Belt divisions. All others will be 3-minutes.
2. Rest periods allowed for contestant with back-to-back matches will not exceed a match time.
3. Golden Score has a 1-minute limit. Hantei decision if no score after 1-minute.
3. Each division will be divided into Round Robin pools determined by the contestant’s weight.
4. Wins count first and points count second. Ippon = 10, Wazari = 7, Yuko = 5, Shido = 3, Hantei = 1
5. Competitors choosing to fight up in rank will be subject to the rules of the higher ranking division.
SENIOR DIVISIONS (18 and older)
Novice – less than 6 months of Judo experience
MEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open
WOMEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open
White to Blue Belt
MEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open
WOMEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open
Brown Belt
MEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open
WOMEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open
Black Belt
MEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open
WOMEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open
Masters – 35 years and older
MEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open
WOMEN Light Medium Lt. Heavy Heavy Open

Please follow and like us:

Fall 2014 Continental Judo Crown Tournament & Kata Competition, Nov 8

Contl_Crown_Nov2014_FINAL (1)

Click on link above to download the registration document for Continental Crown.  If you’re not competing, head to Seattle and cheer on your favorite player!


A couple of pix from last weekend’s event, courtesy of the fine judoka at Obukan (Portland)

Getting Ready Hajime Obukan team Sensei Tim Referee Winners

Please follow and like us: