Technical Regulations - Judo

1. EVENTS
This competition will be conducted during the Summer Deaflympics 2021 from 05 Dec 2021 to 21 Dec 2021 and will consist of the following 16 events (8 for men, 8 for women and 0 for mixed):

EventMenWomenMixed
-60kg
-66kg
-73kg
-81kg
-90kg
-100kg
+100kg
-48kg
-52kg
-57kg
-63kg
-70kg
-78kg
+78kg
team

2. PARTICIPANTS

2.1 Invitation to Participate
ICSD and the Organising Committee will invite all National Deaf Sports Federation (NDSF) members in good standing to participate in the competition.

2.2 Eligibility

2.2.1 Hearing Loss
Participation in the competition is restricted to athletes who are deaf and/or hard of hearing. Refer to the ICSD Audiogram Regulations for additional details on measurement of hearing loss.

2.2.2 Age
Athletes must meet the minimum age requirement for each event listed below:

EventMinimum AgeMaximum Age
-60kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-66kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-73kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-81kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-90kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-100kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
+100kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-48kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-52kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-57kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-63kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-70kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
-78kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
+78kg15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006
team15-Born on or before 05 Dec 2006

2.2.3 Compliance
Only athletes who comply with the Deaflympics Regulations are allowed to participate in the competition.

2.4 Number of Teams
Not Applicable

2.5 Qualified Teams
Not Applicable

2.6 Number of Athletes per Discipline
A maximum number of athlete(s) per NDSF is allocated to each discipline listed below:

MenWomen
1313

2.7 Number of Athletes per Event
A maximum number of athlete(s) per NDSF is allocated to each event listed below:

EventMenWomenMixed
-60kg1--
-66kg1--
-73kg1--
-81kg1--
-90kg1--
-100kg1--
+100kg1--
-48kg-1-
-52kg-1-
-57kg-1-
-63kg-1-
-70kg-1-
-78kg-1-
+78kg-1-
team66-

2.8 Number of Reserves or Substitutes per Event
A maximum number of reserve/substitute athlete(s) per NDSF is allocated to each event listed below:

EventReserves/Substitutes
-60kgNo reserves/substitutes
-66kgNo reserves/substitutes
-73kgNo reserves/substitutes
-81kgNo reserves/substitutes
-90kgNo reserves/substitutes
-100kgNo reserves/substitutes
+100kgNo reserves/substitutes
-48kgNo reserves/substitutes
-52kgNo reserves/substitutes
-57kgNo reserves/substitutes
-63kgNo reserves/substitutes
-70kgNo reserves/substitutes
-78kgNo reserves/substitutes
+78kgNo reserves/substitutes
teamNo reserves/substitutes

2.9 Competition Entry Standards
Not Applicable

2.10 Competition Entry Rules
Only an authorised representative of each NDSF is allowed to submit competition entries.

2.11 Non-Starting Athletes
A fine of USD$100.00 will be levied on each non-starting athlete unless he/she submits a doctor's declaration in writing English that he/she should not be allowed to start.

3. REGISTRATION
Please refer to the 7. Individual Sports in the General Technical Rules - Summer Deaflympics, for further details on registration.

 

4. COMPETITION RULES AND REGULATIONS

4.1 Technical Organisation
ICSD is be responsible for the technical organisation of the competition in conjunction with the (IJF).

4.2 Committees

4.2.1 Technical Committee
The Technical Committee is comprised of the ICSD Technical Director and other members nominated by the Organising Committee and approved by ICSD:

Damien Antoine - ICSD Technical Director (Chair)

4.2.2 Protest Committee
The Protest Committee is comprised of the ICSD Technical Director and other members nominated by the Organising Committee and approved by ICSD:

Damien Antoine - ICSD Technical Director (Chair)

4.3 Competition Rules
The competitions will be conducted in accordance with the Rules and Regulations of the IJF (version: 8 July 2020). In case of disagreement in the interpretation of the Rules and Regulations, the English text shall prevail. Unforeseen incidents not covered by the Rules and Regulations shall be dealt with as follow:

4.3.1 Cases of a general nature will be resolved in accordance with the Deaflympics Regulations, General Technical Rules - Summer Deaflympics and this Technical Regulations.

4.3.2 Cases of a technical nature related to competition rules will be resolved in accordance with the IJF Rules and Regulations.

4.4 Competition Equipment

All equipment used during competition must comply with the IJF Rules and Regulations.

4.5 Competition Clothing

4.5.1 Participants must wear competitive uniforms representing their nationality, duly registered and published in accordance with the IJF Rules and Regulations.

4.5.2 Participants must observe the Deaflympics Regulations regarding advertisements on their uniforms and clothing worn in the competition area.

4.6 Draw
The draw for all events will be conducted under control of the Technical Committee and in accordance with the IJF Rules and Regulations.

4.7 Competition Plan
The competition plan will be conducted in accordance with the IJF Rules and Regulations.

4.8 Officials

4.8.1 Judge/Referee/Umpire
Allocation of the officials to conduct the events will be made by the Technical Committee. Wherever possible, officials will possess the IJF international license valid for 2021. However, officials with the highest level of national accreditation may be assigned.

4.8.2 Appointment
The Organising Committee, the Technical Director and an ICSD-designated Respresentative shall appoint a IJF representative and an appropriate number of officials to conduct each event.

4.9 Unforeseen Incidents
In the event of unforeseen incidents not covered by the rules and regulations, the Technical Committee will make a determination. In the absence of the Technical Committee, the ICSD Technical Director will make a determination.

5. VENUES

5.1 Competition Venue
To be announced

5.2 Training Venue
To be announced

6. SCHEDULES

6.1 Competition Schedule
To be announced

6.2 Training Schedule
To be announced

6.3 Technical Meeting

6.3.1 Date and Location
To be announced

6.3.2 Attendance
Each participating NDSF may be represented by a maximum of two officials, of whom at least one must be deaf. The NDSF may also bring an interpreter if necessary.

7. CONTROL AND SANCTIONS

7.1 Hearing Devices
The use of any hearing aid(s)/amplification or cochlear implant is not allowed in the restricted zone area.

7.1.1 Restricted Zone Area
The restricted zone area is in effect at the moment the athlete enters the competition area during the warm-up and competition periods.

7.1.2 Violation and Penalty
When this rule is violated, refer to ICSD Audiogram Regulations 8: Violations and Penalties.

8. PROTESTS

8.1 Procedures for lodging a protest
All sport related protests will be resolved in accordance with the IJF Rules and Regulations and will be adjudicated by the Protest Committee.

8.1.1 Any protest must be written in English on the Official Protest Form. The form and a deposit USD$100.00 must be given to the ICSD Technical Director within 0 minutes after the official public posting of results.

8.1.2 The ICSD Technical Director will decide whether the protest is sport-related or eligibility-related. The Protest Committee will review all sport-related protests, and the ICSD Representative will review all eligibility-related protests.

8.1.3 The deposit of USD$100.00 will be returned to the applicant only if the protest is considered valid.

8.2 Procedure for reviewing a protest
The Protest Committee will meet in the competition venue or a designated office at a time decided upon by the ICSD Technical Director.

8.2.1 The ICSD Technical Director will chair of the Protest Committee.

8.2.2 The Sport Liaison Officer (SLO) will be responsible for booking a meeting room and interpreters.

8.2.3 The SLO will contact and inform all members of the Protest Committee of the meeting time and location.

8.2.4 The ICSD Technical Director will be responsible for liaising with the State Sports Association's Competition Manager.

8.2.5 After adjudication, the ICSD Technical Director will forward the original Official Protest Form (along with the protest fee if the protest was denied) to the ICSD Secretariat. The SLO will forward a copy of the form to the Deaflympics Headquarters.

9. ADDENDUM

9.1 Official rules for arbitration for competition of judo for the deaf and deaf / blind-sighted (double handicap).

9.1.1 Official rules for arbitration for competition of judo for the deaf.
The referee will be placed in the visual field to judo to communicate to them as much as possible.

9.1.2 Official rules for arbitration for competition of judo for the deaf and deaf / blind-sighted (double handicap).
For judokas deaf blind (deaf / blind), the referee will use the following procedure
(see Code of Arbitration IBSA).
Before starting the fight, we must put them in position Kumi Kata without entering too much normal position and then you can say "Hajime" hitting one time in the back of two athletes.

9.2 Dossards (bibs) Back number
The bibs must be installed on the back kimonos before the day of the competition.
The bibs have to be displayed:
1) Label size: 38x39 cm or 39x38 cm
2) first name
3) family name
4) name of the country
http://www.mybacknumber.com/?language=en
http://www.ijfbacknumber.com/termek1.html
If the athlete does not have the back number on back kimonos before the day of the competition the NDSF have to pay the penalty fee as listed in the IJF rules.

9.3 Authorization for under 18 years old
Competitors aged 15, 16 and 17 in 2004 must provide a medical certificate and the National Association should obtain parental authorization.

9.4 Team Men / Women
Team Men : -73kg, -90kg, +90kg
Team Women: -57kg, -70kg, +70kg

Notice: this regulations are subject to change. Last updated on Friday, 09-Oct-20 15:11:31 GMT.