What School Has the Best Amateur Fighters? TOURNAMENT
The first ever National Pankration Team Duals is scheduled for July 26, 2008 in Orange County, California. Some of the best Schools in the Country will be represented in this Team Format Tournament.
Pankration competition alloys Body Strikes, take Downs and Submissions.
Team Duals consist of 5 minute matches in each of the 9 weight classes. Winning teams advance in the tournament. Losing teams can battle back for 3rd place
Finals will be done under the spotlight with extra effects.
Prospective Teams include:
(Some schools may combine with others to form teams)
-Millennia Jiu Jitsu, San Bernardino CA
-Subfighter, MCB Camp Pendleton CA
-City Boys, Sacramento City College CA
-Cleber Jiu Jitsu, Orange County CA
-Fight Club 29, MCB 29 Palms CA
-Riverside Submission, Riverside CA
-Next Generation, Lake Havasu AZ
-Tom Voís TKD, Orange County CA
-Perryís Athletic Training Center, Grass Valley CA
-The Compound MMA, San Diego, CA
Let us know if your school is interested!!!!!!!
Date: July 26, 2008
Time: Noon to 6PM
Location: Santa Ana High School
520 W. Walnut St., Santa Ana, California
We will take the first 8 Menís teams and first 4 Cadet Teams to register.
Menís teams: ages 18 and above. 16 and 17 year old may participate with parental waiver. Licensed professional fighters may not participate.
Cadet teams: ages 11 to 13 yrs. 10 year olds may compete with parental waiver.
NOTE- You can combine schools to make a team.
-This is a dual team event. The top four teams will receive a Trophy and individual medals for all top 3 team members.
-All teams are guaranteed a minimum of 2 matches.
-Menís Teams should have a competitor in each of the following weight classes:-135lbs -145lbs -155lbs -165lbs -175lbs -185lbs -20lbs -220lbs & 220plus
-Cadet (11 Ė 13 year olds) Teams should have a competitor in each of the following weights: -80lbs -95lbs -110lbs -125lbs -145lbs
-Teams may have up to 5 alternates. (3 for Cadet)
-Each Menís team will have a $200 entry fee regardless of the amount of competitors. Cadet teams will have a $100 entry fee.
-Team Uniforms and Sponsors are encouraged. Sponsors get a free venders table and can post a banner inside the venue.
-This is not an individual tournament. Winning Teams will advance in the tournament. Losing teams will enter a consolation bracket for 3rd place.
Individual wins will score the following team points:
-Submission: 6 points
-Tech Submission (15 pt advantage): 5 points
-Major Decision (8-14 pt advantage): 4 points
-Decision: (1-7 pt advantage): 3 points
-Criteria for tie:
1. Team with most individual wins
2. Team with most submissions
3. Team with most individual scoring points
Teams will be seeded by individual competitor accomplishments Seeding will be done in this order:
1. Prior individual Pankration tournament experience.
2. Prior individual tournament experience other than Pankration.
3. Belt rankings and time training.
Teams are not limited to specific schools and can represent any geographic area.
Please contact [email protected] if you would like to be a Team coordinator.
Team Rosters and Registration fees must be submitted by July 19, 2008
Questions: [email protected] Fax 949 305-9170 - Ph# 949 829-6857
Send rosters with payment payable to So Cal Pankration
To: So Cal Pankration PO Box 451, Lake Forest, CA 92630
Personal Cameras will be allowed.
THIS IS PANKRATION:
YouTube - 2008 California State Pankration Championships Promo
YouTube - 2008 U.S. Armed Forces Pankration Highlights Reel
YouTube - 2007 California Pankration Championships
See www.fightleague.org for rules and other info
Looks like fun - wish they were doing one on the east coast
We are also looking at Combined Cadet (11 - 13 years old) Teams:
So Far we have prospective combined teams from:
Oh man that would be great if you were closer