Early bird registrations
01 May - 03 Jun 12:00 am
Normal registration
03 Jun - 12 Jun 11:59 pm
Event dates 15 Jun - 16 Jun

Tohkon Classic 26 & GKJN Cup

TOHKON CLASSIC 26 & GKJN CUP

(AND NATIONAL REFEREE EVALUATION SITE)

AND 3-DAY TRAINING CAMP

We have THREE great Judo events for you!

Saturday June 15, 2024 is the Tohkon Classic Tournament - 26th Anniversary!  

Sunday June 16, 2024 is the Global Kids Judo Network Cup - A clinic for all ages by All-Japan Champion Megumi Ishikawa and World Champion, Olympic Bronze Medalist, and All-Japan Champion Ryunoske Haga, followed by a team tournament for youth judoka 16 and under.

Monday-Wednesday, June 17-19, 2024 is a Junior, Senior and Veteran Training Camp at Tohkon's New Dojo, with clinicians Megumi Ishikawa and Ryunoske Haga.

TOHKON CLASSIC 26 TOURNAMENT Schedule

  • Registration closes 11:59 p.m. Central Time Wednesday,  June 12, 2024.
  • Satellite Weigh-Ins for All Competitors due 11:00 p.m. Central Time Thursday, June 13, 2024. All competitors must confirm their weight when checking in at tournament site.
  • Referee Clinic 6:00pm Central Time Friday, June 14, 2024, at Wintrust Sports Complex. 

Saturday, June 15, 2024 at the Wintrust Sports Complex

  • Referees’ meeting 8:00 a.m. 
  • Competitor check-in 8:00 – 9:30 a.m.
  • Kata competition begins 8:00 a.m. 
  • Opening Ceremony 9:30 a.m.
  • Shiai competition, Juniors & Seniors, begins at 10:00 a.m.

FULL TOURNAMENT DETAILS CAN BE FOUND ON THE TOURNAMENT / CLINIC TAB above or CLICK HERE for detailed information.

GKJN CUP CLINIC & TEAM TOURNAMENT Schedule

Registration for Juniors, Seniors and Veterans closes 11:59 p.m. Central Time Wednesday, June 12, 2024.
Satellite Weigh-Ins for ALL Competitors due 11:00 p.m. Central Time Thursday, June 13, 2024. All competitors must confirm their weight when checking in at tournament site. 

Sunday, June 16, 2024 at the Wintrust Sports Complex   

  •  All Clinic & Tournament Participants Check-In 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
  • Opening Ceremony 9:00 a.m. -  9:30 a.m.
  • Technical Clinic with Megumi Ishikawa & Ryunosuke Haga 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • Japanese Lunch 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
  • Junior Team Tournament 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
  • Awards Ceremony  4:00 p.m. (All competitors must be present in Judo gis).

FULL TOURNAMENT DETAILS CAN BE FOUND ON THE TRAINING CAMP TAB above or CLICK HERE.

3-DAY TRAINING CAMP Schedule

Monday-Wednesday, June 17-19, 2024 - Training Camp with clinicians Megumi Ishikawa and Ryunoske Haga at Tohkon Judo Academy's NEW Dojo (5409 W. Devon Ave., Chicago, IL 60646) 

(TENTATIVE SCHEDULE)

  • Monday, June 17, 2024 - 9:00am - 11:00am Junior Training (under 13 years old). 
  • Monday, June 17, 2024 - 11:00am - 1:00pm Youth and Adult Training (13 years and over). 
  • Tuesday, June 18, 2024 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm Junior Training (under 13 years old). 
  • Tuesday, June 18, 2024 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm Youth and Adult Training (13 years and over). 
  • Wednesday, June 19, 2024 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm Junior Training (under 13 years old). 
  • Wednesday, June 19, 2024 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm Youth and Adult Training (13 years and over).

PLEASE NOTE: Training Camp uses a different hotel than the Tohkon Classic and GKJN Cup. 

FULL TRAINING CAMP DETAILS CAN BE FOUND ON THE TOURNAMENT / CLINIC TAB above or CLICK HERE.

PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE COMPLETING REGISTRATION:

  • To register you must create a Smoothcomp account.  If you are registering minors, you should create one account and add each child to your account as a profile.  
  • Once your profile is created you MUST re-click the link for the tournament and complete your registration.
  •  You MUST sign up each participant for each category and division they wish to compete in.  
  • You are not finished with your registration until you have made payment and receive a confirmation email for each participant! 
  • For families of 3 or more, discounts are available - contact Doug Tono at [email protected] for more information. 
  • Each dojo should set themselves up in Smoothcomp before their competitors register for the event.  This is a onetime setup and allows you to view and manage your competitors and their registration details.  For existing dojos who need to take control of their club profile in Smoothcomp, click here.  For dojos not in Smoothcomp click here to learn how to setup your club profile.

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Entries

  • Junior Boys 85 USD
  • Junior Girls 85 USD
  • Senior Men 85 USD
  • Senior Women 85 USD
  • Masters Men 85 USD
  • Masters Women 85 USD
  • Kata Juniors 50 USD
    Price shown is for each player
  • Kata Seniors 55 USD
    Price shown is for each player
  • GKJN Cup & Clinic 40 USD

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