Big Judo Activities 2017

This page has a list of the competitions and events that we are planning to attend in 2017.  The list will updated as new competitions come up.

Next Event:

Oceania Championships

Good luck to Kyle who is off to Tonga representing New Zealand!

All Events: 


Date
Event
Location
What is this?
Who can participate?
What do you need to do?
2 April
Judokwai Comp
Northshore
Friendly club sponsored kids competition
All kids.
Completed

8-10 April
Wellington Open
Raumati
A regional competition
Competitive adults
Completed 
28-29 April
Oceania Champs
Tonga
An international
Elite adults
Kyle Leggott our 100+ fighter is going.

Any support getting him there is much appreciated.
13 May
Auckland BJJ Champs
Auckland
A local Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) competition
Competitive adults
Adults we will build up for a couple of weeks before. I will organise guest instructors to discuss rules etc. 

Entries need to be confirmed by mid-April.
27-28 May
North Wellington Open
Palmerston North 
Updated 
A regional competition
Competitive adults and competitive kids
We will need to know if you want to go in April.

We will organise a ‘push down’ so any assistance with organisation will be very much appreciated.
9 July
National Secondary School
Tauranga
A competition of secondary school kids
Competitive kids
We will need to know if you want to go in May.

We will organise a ‘push down’ so any assistance with organisation will be very much appreciated.
24/25 June
Club Grading
24 Nov Puke
25 Nov Town
A technical assessment at which people have the opportunity to earn higher belts
Everybody
 Turn up you will be graded on what you are taught in class. 
29/30 July
Auckland International Open
Auckland
A regional competition
Competitive adults and some competitive kids
We will need to know if you want to go in late May.

This event is a very good competition. It attracts about 300-400 entries and has a very high standard.

It is a good opportunity to see good Judo up close.  We encourage people to plan to come along and watch.

We will also be aiming to provide volunteers to help out on the day.  If you would like to help don’t be shy.

5 August
BJJ Nationals
Auckland
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) national competition
Competitive adults
We will build up for a couple of weeks before. I will organise guest instructors to discuss rules etc. 

We will need entries confirmed by June.
August date TBC
Howick Comp
Auckland
Friendly club sponsored competition
All kids.

Social adults.
No details yet
30 October / 1 November
Nationals
Christchurch
National competition
Some competitive adults.

Possibly some competitive and adults kids depending on performance.
No details yet
24/ 25 November
Club Grading
24 Nov Puke
25 Nov Town
A technical assessment at which people have the opportunity to earn higher belts
Everybody

December date TBC
Nippon Comp
North Shore
Friendly club sponsored kids competition
All kids.


No details yet
December date TBC
Rick Littlewood Open
Auckland
Friendly club sponsored competition.

We also do a kids visit.

Rick taught me and a number of other instructors.  We take the kids to his Dojo each year to visit. 
All kids.

Social adults.
No details yet