First Colours Cup Tournament
The Oromocto Judo Club will be hosting their First Colours Cup Tournament on Dec. 14. It will be held at the Ecole Arc-en-ciel, 95 Promenade Drummond, Oromocto. It is for kids U6,U8,U10 and U12. All our kids are encouraged to go. This is a fun tournament with all kids getting a medal, piece of pizza,drink and piece of cake. The fee is $25.
U6and U8 will arrive between 8:30-9:30 and do judo from 9:30-11:30(approximately). They will practice, play, randori(practice fighting) and shiai (competition). All competition for this age group will be ne waza(on their knees). At approximately 11:30 the awards will be given out and treats eaten.
U10 and U12 will register between 11-12. They will warm up and train from 12-12:45 and the Tournament will start at 12:45 and end at approximately 3. White belts will do ne waza and coloured belts will use modified rules.
THIS IS A PRE REGISTRATION TOURNAMENT SO JEFF MUST HAVE THE FEE($25), NAME, DOB,BELT COLOUR, SEX, WEIGHT(KG WHILE IN PANTS AND A T-SHIRT) PRIOR TO WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11.
Edmundston Toyota Cup
Six Judokas competed this weekend and did great. Here were the results:
- Sam Porter - Gold U16 and Silver U18
- Jared Cameron - Gold U18 and Silver U16
- Ryan Cameron - Gold U16
- Anna Gormley - Silver U16
- David Forgeron - Bronze U16 and U18 and
- Alex Crowley - Bronze U18 and U21
Here is some information about the two tournaments coming up:
1) First Edmundston Toyota Cup in Clair NB
When: Saturday, Oct. 12
Location: Clair's Sport Complex
323 boulevard Long
Weigh-ins: Friday Oct. 11 from 7-9pm
Saturday Oct. 12 from 7-9am
Competition starts at 11am
Fee: $30 and $10 for an additional category
Jeff is staying at the Best Western in Edmundston Friday night.
2) Quebec Open
When: Nov. 02 weekend
Different categories fight on different days
Location: Pierre - Charbonneau Center
3000 Viau St. Montreal, H1V 3J3
Deadline to Register is Oct. 28. They stop accepting registrations when the first 850 judokas have registered.
Please go on Judo Quebec website and read about the Quebec Open 2013 as there is a lot of information.
If you are unsure about anything please do not hesitate to contact me.
You need a Judo passport to register for this tournament and you must have a blue gi.
You must be registered with JUDO NB!!!
REMEMBER - NO CLASS THIS SUNDAY!!!
New season - September 15, 2013
The first class of the year is September 15th. For information on times, age groups and prices, please check the Classes page.
Congratulations to Jeff and Andy
Sensei Jeff Porter and Andy Macbean were both graded to Sandan (3rd degree black belt) on June 22.