Competitions and Events

Chalfont & Evreham Judokwai are involved in the following

If you wish to enter any of these events, please discuss with your Sensei's as soon as possible  
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Club Events

Event
When
Where
Details
Judo Starts
Tuesday 10th January 2017
Friday 6th January 2017
Chalfont Leisure Centre
Evreham Sports Centre
Branko Andjelkovic 6th Dan - Advanced Technical Training
Sunday 15th January 2017
St. Albans Judo Club
Heathlands Drive
St. Albans
Hertfordshire  AL3 5AY

Course details are available by clicking here.

To attend this event please send a confirmation email to:


stating the names of those attending along with their age and grade.
Nage no Kata - Reloaded
Sunday 26th February 2017
St. Albans Judo Club
Heathlands Drive
Bernards Heath
St. Albans
Hertfordshire  AL3 5AY

Course details are available by clicking here.

To attend this event please send a confirmation email to:


stating the names of those attending along with their age and grade.
Judo Stops
Tuesday 28th March 2017
Friday 31st March 2017
Chalfont Leisure Centre
Evreham Sports Centre
Starting Out as a Referee
Sunday 23rd April 2017
To be confirmed
This course serves as an introduction to refereeing, covering the basics required to achieve Club level certification and setting you on the path to higher grades after gaining experience.
Judo Starts
Tuesday 18th April 2017
Friday 20th April 2017
Chalfont Leisure Centre
Evreham Sports Centre
Chalfont Summer Course
Due to other committments, we regret that it is not possible to run this course in 2017
Dr. Challoner's High School
Cokes Lane
Little Chalfont
Buckinghamshire  HP7 9QB

To attend this event please send a confirmation email to:


stating the names of those attending along with their age and grade.

Course flyer can be downloaded here.
Judo Stops
Tuesday 18th July 2017
Friday 21st July 2017
Chalfont Leisure Centre
Evreham Sports Centre
Judo Starts
Tuesday 5th September 2017
Friday 8th September 2017
Chalfont Leisure Centre
Evreham Sports Centre
Branko Andjelkovic 6th Dan Advanced Technical Training
Saturday 16th September 2017
St. Albans Judo Club
The Dojo
Batchwood Golf and Sports Centre
Batchwood Drive
St. Albans
Hertfordshire  AL3 5XA

This course is aimed at higher grades and/or those with National Competition experience.  It is expected that entrants should be 3rd Kyu or higher and/or hold medals in National Competition.

A high level of fitness is required for this course.  If in doubt, please discuss with your coach or the course organiser.

In exceptional circumstances, lower grades may be accepted by application to the course organiser.
Referee Course - Working to Area & Regional Level
Saturday 23rd September 2017
St. Albans Judo Club
The Dojo
Batchwood Golf and Sports Centre
Batchwood Drive
St. Albans
Hertfordshire  AL3 5XA

Course details are available by clicking here.

To attend this event please send a confirmation email to:


stating the names of those attending along with their age and grade.
Judo Stops
Friday 15th December 2017
Tuesday 19th December 2017
Evreham Sports Centre
Chalfont Leisure Centre


Area Events
Event
When
Where
Details
South East Combined Area Grading
Sunday 26th March 2017
St. Albans Judo Club
The Dojo
Batchwood Golf and Sports Centre
Batchwood Drive
St. Albans
Hertfordshire  AL3 5XA

It is vital that:

-  Your license is complete with photo and all details are entered

-  You have studied and learnt all required Japanese and etiquette for the grade you wish to gain

-  That you are familiar with the required technical standards for the grade you wish to gain under the NEW syllabus
Bucks Area 6th to 4th Kyu Grading

Registration is at 9am with everyone on the mat at 10am.
Sunday 7th May 2017
Dr. Challoner's High School
Cokes Lane
Little Chalfont
Buckinghamshire  HP7 9QB

It is vital that:

-  Your license is complete with photo and all details are entered

-  You have studied and learnt all required Japanese and etiquette for the grade you wish to gain

-  That you are familiar with the required technical standards for the grade you wish to gain under the NEW syllabus
Herts & Bucks Coaches Course
Saturday 17th June 2017
St. Albans Judo Club
The Dojo
Batchwood Golf and Sports Centre
Batchwood Drive
St. Albans
Hertfordshire  AL3 5XA

South East Combined Area Grading
Sunday 1st October 2017
Alexandra Park Judo Club
This grading is for all Juniors and Seniors of 3rd Kyu and above.  It is a Contest grading and those of appropriate grade can contest for Points.
Bucks Area 6th to 4th Kyu Grading

This will be a one day grading.

The grading will be run throughout the day with Primaries first, then Juniors and then Seniors being graded on a seperate mat.

Registration is at 9am with everyone on the mat at 10am.  The event will finish at 4pm.
Sunday 12th November 2017
Kitsune Gari Judo Club
Woughton Centre
Rainbow Drive
Leadenhall
Milton Keynes
MK6 5EJ



National Courses
Event
When
Where
Details
Tamworth Course
18th - 19th February 2017
Rawlett Community Sports College
Comberford Road
Tamworth
Staffordshire
If you wish to grade at this event it is vital that:

-  Your license is complete with photo and all details are entered.

-  You have studied and learnt all required Japanese and etiqueete for the grade you wish to gain.

-  That you are familiar with the required technical standards for the grade you wish to gain under the current syllabus.
St. Ives Easter Course
14th - 17th April 2017
Guildhall
Street-An-Pol
St. Ives
Cornwall
If you wish to grade at this event it is vital that:

-  Your license is complete with photo and all details are entered.

-  You have studied and learnt all required Japanese and etiqueete for the grade you wish to gain.

-  That you are familiar with the required technical standards for the grade you wish to gain under the current syllabus.
BJC Whitsun Course
Sunday 28th May - Friday 2nd June 2017
Cromer High School
Norwich Road
Cromer
Norfolk
If you wish to grade at this event it is vital that:

-  Your license is complete with photo and all details are entered.

-  You have studied and learnt all required Japanese and etiqueete for the grade you wish to gain.

-  That you are familiar with the required technical standards for the grade you wish to gain under the current syllabus.
BJC Oxford Course
25th - 27th August 2017
Cokethorpe School
Witney
Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
If you wish to grade at this event it is vital that:

-  Your license is complete with photo and all details are entered.

-  You have studied and learnt all required Japanese and etiqueete for the grade you wish to gain.

-  That you are familiar with the required technical standards for the grade you wish to gain under the current syllabus.
Peterborough Course & Grading
25th - 26th November 2017
Deepings Leisure Centre
Park Road
Deeping St. James
Peterborough
If you wish to grade at this event it is vital that:

-  Your license is complete with photo and all details are entered.

-  You have studied and learnt all required Japanese and etiqueete for the grade you wish to gain.

-  That you are familiar with the required technical standards for the grade you wish to gain under the current syllabus.
There are many other courses but are further afield.  If you are interested, speak to Sensei


Competitions - Club, Area and National

If you wish to enter any competition please speak to your Sensei in order to ensure that the event in question is suitable for you.  Please provide your details to your Sensei who will enter you along with the other club members.  The forms available on this section are for your information.  We would prefer if you register through the club as registering directly creates extra work for your Sensei
 Event
When
Where
Details
Chalfont Championship
Saturday 18th March 2017
Evreham Sports Centre
Swallow Street
Iver
Bucks  SL0 0HS
BJC Contest Rules Apply

Competition Information available by clicking here.

All entries must be made by visiting this website
Southfields Judo Kan Open Competition
Saturday 4th February 2017
Samworth Enterprise Academy
Church of England School
Trenant Road
Leicester
Full details are available to follow

There will not be a minibus available for this event unless there are at least 12 going
BJC National Kata Tournament
Sunday 5th March 2017
St. Albans Judo Club
The Dojo
Batchwood Golf and Sports Centre
Batchwood Drive
St. Albans
Hertfordshire  AL3 5XA

Leicestershire Area Open Competition
Saturday 22nd April 2017
Samworth Enterprise Academy
Church of England School
Trenant Road
Leicester
BJC Open National Championship
Sunday 30th April 2017
Kettering Sports Arena
Thurston Drive
Kettering
Kent International Judo Championships
24th - 25th  June 2017
Medway Park Leisure Center
Mill road
Gillingham
Kent  ME7 1HF
This is a BJA event to which the BJC membership can enter.

It is important to check that this event is suitable for you.  You are therefore strongly advised to check with Sensei before entering.
Shizentai Judo club
To be confirmed
Hertswood Academy
Cowley Hill
Borehamwood
Hertfordshire
Oxfordshire Area Judo Competition
Sunday 15th October 2017
Southampton Samurai Judo Championship
Sunday 5th November 2017
Woodlands Community College
Minstead Avenue
Harefield
Southampton
Hanpshire  SO18 5FW
BJC Closed National Championship
Sunday 19th November 2017
Kettering Sports Arena
Thurston Drive
Kettering


TeamBJC National Squad Training Sessions

These sessions take place six times a year and are intense one day events that require a high level of physical fitness.  They are aimed at improving the performance of attending Judoka with a view to producing a team ready to compete in international events that the BJC enter.  The entry requirements are nominally that one must have gained a medal at one of the three National events (BJC Open Nationals, in May, BJC Regionals, in September and the BJC Closed Nationals in November) however, the course is open to anyone with the approval of your Sensei.
When
Where
Details
Sunday 22nd January 2017
Rawlett Community Sports College
Comberford Road
Tamworth
Staffordshire
Mat Fees for the day £5 Juniors & Seniors

If numbers allow, a minibus will be arranged to take club members to Tamworth.  The fee of (£18 if seven or fewer are going or £15 if eight or more up to a maximum of 14) is set to cover transport costs only.  There are two meeting points.  The first is at the Chalfont Leisure Centre at 8am and the second at the layby leading towards the M40 junction at Beconsfield.

All those wishing to use this service MUST email squad@chalfontjudokwai.org.uk no later than the Tuesday before the event.  The sending of the email is confirmation that you will be going and that you will be on time as late arrive on the mat is considered to be poor etiquette.
Sunday 12th March 2017
Rawlett Community Sports College
Comberford Road
Tamworth
Staffordshire
Mat Fees for the day £5 Juniors & Seniors

If numbers allow, a minibus will be arranged to take club members to Tamworth.  The fee of (£18 if seven or fewer are going or £15 if eight or more up to a maximum of 14) is set to cover transport costs only.  There are two meeting points.  The first is at the Chalfont Leisure Centre at 8am and the second at the layby leading towards the M40 junction at Beconsfield.

All those wishing to use this service MUST email squad@chalfontjudokwai.org.uk no later than the Tuesday before the event.  The sending of the email is confirmation that you will be going and that you will be on time as late arrive on the mat is considered to be poor etiquette.
Sunday 2nd April 2017
Rawlett Community Sports College
Comberford Road
Tamworth
Staffordshire
Mat Fees for the day £5 Juniors & Seniors

If numbers allow, a minibus will be arranged to take club members to Tamworth.  The fee of (£18 if seven or fewer are going or £15 if eight or more up to a maximum of 14) is set to cover transport costs only.  There are two meeting points.  The first is at the Chalfont Leisure Centre at 8am and the second at the layby leading towards the M40 junction at Beconsfield.

All those wishing to use this service MUST email squad@chalfontjudokwai.org.uk no later than the Tuesday before the event.  The sending of the email is confirmation that you will be going and that you will be on time as late arrive on the mat is considered to be poor etiquette.
BJC Whitsun Course
Sunday 28th May - Friday 2nd June 2017
Cromer High School
Norwich Road
Cromer
Norfolk
If you wish to grade at this event it is vital that:

-  Your license is complete with photo and all details are entered.

-  You have studied and learnt all required Japanese and etiqueete for the grade you wish to gain.

-  That you are familiar with the required technical standards for the grade you wish to gain under the current syllabus.
Sunday 11th June 2017
Rawlett Community Sports College
Comberford Road
Tamworth
Staffordshire
Mat Fees for the day £5 Juniors & Seniors

If numbers allow, a minibus will be arranged to take club members to Tamworth.  The fee of (£18 if seven or fewer are going or £15 if eight or more up to a maximum of 14) is set to cover transport costs only.  There are two meeting points.  The first is at the Chalfont Leisure Centre at 8am and the second at the layby leading towards the M40 junction at Beconsfield.

All those wishing to use this service MUST email squad@chalfontjudokwai.org.uk no later than the Tuesday before the event.  The sending of the email is confirmation that you will be going and that you will be on time as late arrive on the mat is considered to be poor etiquette.
BJC Oxford Course
25th - 27th August 2017
Cokethorpe School
Witney
Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
If you wish to grade at this event it is vital that:

-  Your license is complete with photo and all details are entered.

-  You have studied and learnt all required Japanese and etiqueete for the grade you wish to gain.

-  That you are familiar with the required technical standards for the grade you wish to gain under the current syllabus.
Sunday 10th September 2017
Rawlett Community Sports College
Comberford Road
Tamworth
Staffordshire
Mat Fees for the day £5 Juniors & Seniors

If numbers allow, a minibus will be arranged to take club members to Tamworth.  The fee of (£18 if seven or fewer are going or £15 if eight or more up to a maximum of 14) is set to cover transport costs only.  There are two meeting points.  The first is at the Chalfont Leisure Centre at 8am and the second at the layby leading towards the M40 junction at Beconsfield.

All those wishing to use this service MUST email squad@chalfontjudokwai.org.uk no later than the Tuesday before the event.  The sending of the email is confirmation that you will be going and that you will be on time as late arrive on the mat is considered to be poor etiquette.
Sunday 8th October 2017
Rawlett Community Sports College
Comberford Road
Tamworth
Staffordshire
Mat Fees for the day £5 Juniors & Seniors

If numbers allow, a minibus will be arranged to take club members to Tamworth.  The fee of (£18 if seven or fewer are going or £15 if eight or more up to a maximum of 14) is set to cover transport costs only.  There are two meeting points.  The first is at the Chalfont Leisure Centre at 8am and the second at the layby leading towards the M40 junction at Beconsfield.

All those wishing to use this service MUST email squad@chalfontjudokwai.org.uk no later than the Tuesday before the event.  The sending of the email is confirmation that you will be going and that you will be on time as late arrive on the mat is considered to be poor etiquette.



 

BJC Contest Rules


Most of these events take place under the current Contest Rules of the BJC. These can be downloaded from the link below:

BJC Contest Rules

Weight Adjustment


Attempting to lose weight for a competition is not a good idea. If you lose to much weight you will find it hard to compete because you will be:

- Lacking in stamina (you will not have enough energy to keep you going)

- Lacking in strength (you will risk losing muscle)

- Dehydrated (you will not have enough water to sweat and risk passing out from overheating)

If you have any concerns about your weight please discuss with your Sensei's prior to taking any action. We do NOT condone dieting it order to enter a lower weight group.