Please note: Regulations are currently under review for the 2021-22 season and so those currently published are subject to change.
JUD i The BUCS Judo Championships shall be conducted in accordance with the following BUCS sport specific regulations, the BUCS general regulations, and the International Judo Federation (IJF) Contest Rules as modified by the British Judo Association (BJA). Further event specific requirements, rules, and regulations will be contained within the entry and pre-event information for each Championship.
JUD ii In the event that these regulations contradict the BUCS general regulations, these BUCS sport specific regulations will supersede, unless specifically stated otherwise.
JUD iii In the event that these regulations contradict those of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Contest Rules as modified by the British Judo Association (BJA), these BUCS sport specific regulations will supersede, unless specifically stated otherwise.
JUD 1 Championships BUCS will host annually a Judo Championships. The programme shall include the events listed in Appendix 1 (‘BUCS Competition Offer and Associated BUCS Points’), subject to entry numbers. All competition specific event information will be available in the event entry information and pre-event information.
JUD 2 All competitors must hold a valid British Judo (BJA) or equivalent international association licence.
JUD 3 Disputes at events In line with REG 7.7, should a dispute occur at an event, the event appeal panel for Judo shall comprise of the Tournament Director and a BUCS Staff Member.