Saturday, May 23, 2020
Menomonee Club/Drucker Center
1535 North Dayton, Chicago, IL 60642
Limited street parking available.
Reduced fee parking at Black Hawk & Halsted Garage, 1 block away at 1467 N. Dayton.
Tournament Director: Brett Wolf
Head Referee: Kei Narimatsu
USA Judo Sanction #24120
On-line registration for the May 23, 2020 Wolf Junior Judo Tournament continues through 8:00 p.m., Thursday, May 21, 2020. You must complete the registration form below.
On-line registration ONLY! No day-of registration.
After submitting your registration below, you will pay via PayPal. You do not need a PayPal account – just a valid and current credit card.
5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16 year olds
Novice (white & yellow belts) and Advanced (orange belts and up) divisions for 9-year-olds and older
Weight divisions – Light, Middle, Heavy – to be determined by Tournament Director
Satellite weigh-ins ONLY! No on-site weigh-ins.
Satellite weigh-ins will be conducted by the head instructor of each club.
Weights must be sent to Tournament Director by 9:00 a.m. Friday, May 22, 2020.
Weights will be verified during the check in process.
Referee Meeting – 9:00 a.m.
5-6 year-old divisions – 10:00 a.m.
7-8 year-old divisions – not before 10:45 a.m.
9-10 year-old divisions – not before 11:45 a.m.
11-12, 13-14 and 15-16 year-old divisions – not before 12:30 p.m.
All participants will abide by current IJF modified rules. No Kansetsuwaza (arm locks) will be allowed. Shimewaza (chokes) will be allowed for 13 years and older. True double elimination will be used for divisions of six or more. Divisions of five or less will be round robin. All divisions will be three minutes in duration using modified IJF scoring rules stated above. The tournament directors reserve the right to make any changes that are in the best interest of the contestants and to achieve fairness in competition. All competitors must have a current USJF, USA Judo, USJA, ATJA or AJJF recognized association membership from other countries. Competitors must present their Judo documentation. Proof of age is required.
Medals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd
Dick Fukuyama Inspiration Award for outstanding competitor
Tom Watanabe Award for best technique
You can download the Tournament Information PDF for detailed information about the tournament.
You must read the tournament Waiver.
You must complete the registration process by paying via PayPal or your registration will not be valid.
USA Judo Sanction #24120