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Roo the Day

Welcome

Elite SRS and WeJumpRope are sponsoring "Roo The Day", an AMJRF Speed Tournament & Workshop. The event, hosted by the Kangaroo Kids, will include a tournament of the AMJRF speed events (Single Rope Speed Sprint, Single Rope Speed Endurance, Single Rope Speed Relay, Single Rope Double Unders Relay, Double Dutch Speed Sprint, and Double Dutch Speed Relay, Triples) in the morning. The afternoon will be a fun-filled workshop led by WeJumpRope. Attendees can register for the tournament, the workshop, or both!

Registration Costs

AMJRF Members:

Competition Only: $40
Workshop Only: $40
Competition & Workshop: $70

Non-Members:

Competition Only: $50
Workshop Only: $50
Competition & Workshop: $80

Us national Team qualification

This event will provide the opportunity for athletes to record their events and submit them for the US National Team qualification process. For more information, visit the US National Team Qualification/Rules page.

Schedule

Saturday, February 18th, 2023

  • 9:00 am-12:00 pm - Competition
  • 1:00 pm-5:00 pm - Workshop

Deadlines

December 10th, 2022: Athlete and volunteer registration opens

January 29th, 2023: Last day to register

January 31st, 2023: Competition entries due

 

How to Register

Parents/Athletes/Volunteers: Sign up and pay HERE on SportsEngine. AMJRF Members receive a $10 discount toward registration.

Coaches/Team admins:  *Not yet available*

  1. Visit https://registration.ijru.sport
  2. Create an IJRU account or log in
  3. IF this is your first time using the IJRU Registration System (most users), click "Your clubs" from the left menu and create your roster.
  4. Once your roster is complete, click "All events" from the left menu and select Roo the Day 2023
  5. Register your athletes and competition entries

For more detailed instructions, visit the IJRU Registration Help page or reach out to us at events@amjrf.com

Volunteers

All volunteers need to register using the online registration for free.  

Attire: All volunteers must wear black pants, shorts, or a skirt and a black shirt.  Please look professional.

Judging Requirements: All teams are required to have one IJRU certified judge for every 4 jumpers that the team enters into the competition. Registered teams MUST provide at least 1 CERTIFIED JUDGE for every 4 jumpers or the jumpers WILL NOT be permitted to compete. 

Volunteer Requirements: An additional 1 volunteer is needed for every 4 competitors to help as a pusher or tabulator.

Day of Event

Location: North Laurel Community Center - 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road, Lauren MD 20723

Lunches and Concessions: Pre-sale lunches are available during registration (Subway box lunches). Sandwich, chips, cookies, and a bottled water ($8.50).

Event Shirt: Event T-Shirts are included in the registration package - extras available for $15.

Events

Speed & Power Events:

  • Single Rope Speed Sprint 1x30
  • Single Rope Double Unders 2x30
  • Single Rope Speed Relay 4x30
  • Single Rope Speed Endurance 1x180
  • Single Rope Triple Unders
  • Double Dutch Speed Relay 4x30
  • Double Dutch Speed Sprint 1x60

Age Divisions

Per IJRU: An athletes' age is as of December 31st, 2023.

All Events

  • 11 & under
  • 12 - 13
  • 14 - 15
  • 16 - 18
  • 19 +
  • 30 +
  • 50 +

Per IJRU rules, the competition committee reserves the right to adjust the age and gender divisions when there are not enough entries.  Coaches will be notified at least two weeks prior to the competition start date.

GENDER DIVISIONS

  • Male or female for individual events
  • Male, female, mixed for group events

AWARDS

Medals awarded for 1st - 3rd place and ribbons for 4th - 5th.

RULES

Traditional competition events will follow the 2022-2023 IJRU Rules of Competition. Judges must have IJRU certification. 

All registrants must read and agree to bound by:
AMJRF Waiver & Release of Liability and AMJRF Code of Ethics.

DownloadAMJRF WAIVER & RELEASE

Download: AMJRF CODE OF ETHICS

ADDITIONAL EVENT INFORMATION

Admission:  Admission for spectators is free.

For more information about this event, please contact:

Lauren Thomas (Tournament Director // labork95@gmail.com)
Nicole Meek (Workshop Director/Staff Leader // director@kangarookids.org)
Rob Sariscak (Registration Coordinator // registration@kangarookids.org)
Brian Meek (Technical Director // president@kangarookids.org)
Laura Ciarrocchi (Staff Leader // admincoordinator@kangarookids.org)

For registration questions contact:

E: events@amjrf.com