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Media Advisory for Judo National Championships

2014-05-07

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                                     CONTACT: Ben McDonald, RSCVA

                                                                                                           775-827-7654 bmcdonald@renotahoeusa.com  

 

USA JUDO SENIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS IN RENO TAHOE

 

RENO, Nev. (May 1, 2014) — The 2014 USA Judo Senior National Championships will be held Saturday and Sunday, May 3 and 4, in Reno. Nearly 500 competitors will participate in Combat and Kata events. The “Seniors” class consists of competitors in the 17-29 age group, and is separated further by weight class. Participants from ages 30 to 85, in the “Masters” category, will compete in groups separated by 5-year age groups as well as weight class.

 

What:               2014 USA Judo Senior National Championships

 

Where: Grand Sierra Resort

 

When:              Saturday, May 3 & Sunday May 4

                        Combat Matches will begin at 9:00 a.m. both days, and run a minimum of two hours

 

                        Saturday, May 3

                        2:00 p.m.

                        Kata Competition

                       

Contact:           Corinne Shigemoto

                        Chief Operating Officer

                        USA Judo

                        (719) 201-6176

 

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