Butokokan Judo club hosted the fourth event of the North East Judo Grand Prix, at Newbiggin Sports Centre, Northumberland.
There will be five events held annually with all competitors ranked on an overall leader board.
Unlike all other Judo competitions the organisers have opened this event up to all Judo Associations ensuring that there are no barriers to entry and the best Judoka from the area are able to compete together.
The third event had over 150 competitors from taking part from 18 clubs around North Tyneside, South Tyneside and Northumberland.