AJKL Ranking & PRIZES
AJKL members can participate in two separate rankings:
1) IN PERSON RANKING: For competitors attending the 4 in-person events in the U.S.
2) VIRTUAL RANKING: For Kata competitor from anywhere in the world.
Note: Both rankings are run separate and points will not be mixed. Athletes can decide if they want to compete in just one ranking or in both rankings. At the end of each season, there will be two separate ranking winners (in-person ranking winners and virtual ranking winners).
The following points will be awarded for AJKL ranking events:
END OF THE SEASON PRIZES
Throughout the season, AJKL will raise money through donations to provide prizes to the youth athletes. At the end of the season, The overall leader of each age division (for each ranking) will receive the following prizes:
Ages 10 to 17 (Advanced) = A Championship Ring. In addition, (2 Athletes) ONE male athlete and ONE female athlete with most overall ranking points will receive a plane ticket to an important event.
Ages 6 to 17 (Novice and Intermediate) = The first places in these divisions will receive an award Certificate.
NOTE: In order to be included in the ranking system, you will need to have a Membership. PLEASE NOTE ALL MEMBERSHIPS ARE STRICTLY ON A DONATION BASIS (any amount you wish to donate).
AJKL Memberships are for the whole family! One donation and you are set for the year!