New Judogi Requirements Implementation Date

May 08, 2014, 1:47 a.m. (ET)
New Judogi Requirements will be implemented at the following USA Judo National Championship events in 2014:


- Junior Olympic Championships on June 27, 2014, and the

- President's Cup for all categories for Cadet aged athletes and older.


Athletes participating in age categories younger than Cadets will be required to comply with the new judogi requirements starting on January 1, 2015.


All USA Judo point rostering categories at D & E level events will require athletes competing in the elite categories to wear judogis that satisfy these new requirements after June 27, 2014.