IRC Oceania 2020

IJA Regional Competition – Oceania 2020

IJA Regional Competition Information

The goal of the IJA Regional Competition (IRC) is to award high quality juggling routines that feature strong technique, creativity and entertainment value. It awards competitors who push the limits of juggling, while also maintaining a high level of presentation and professionalism.

The IRC Oceania 2020 will take place on the 30th of January, the first night of the New Zealand Juggling and Circus Festival at Katikati War Memorial Hall in Kaikati, New Zealand. To learn more about the NZJCF visit their Facebook Group.

The IRC is open to all legal or permanent residents of the region of the Oceania region. Only individual acts are allowed to participate in the IJA Regional Competitions of 2020. Performers interested in competing must submit an entry form by the deadline of January 15. Entries must meet all requirements outlined in the IRC Rules, including the submission of an unedited video of the competition routine running 5-8 minutes in length. Competitors are required to read all rules prior to entering the competition.


30th of January 2020



Katikati War Memorial Hall
31 Main Road, Katikati
New Zealand


Competitor Entry Deadline:

January 15th, 2020

The Prizes

2nd Place silver medal


  • $200 usd
  • silver medal

3rd Place bronze medal


  • $100 usd
  • bronze medal

For More Information

Mark Williams:
Erin Stephens:

For More Information

Dale Hutton:
Erin Stephens:

IRCs of the World

Founded in 2011, the IJA Regional Competition (IRC) brings the IJA Stage Championship model to regional festivals around the world.  The goals of this program include:

  • To award competition routines with high caliber performance and technical skill, which are entertaining and marketable to a general public audience;
  • To promote the development and enhancement of juggling within each region (competitors must be residents or natives of the stated region);
  • To unite the international juggling community by spreading awareness of the juggling culture in each region, through promotion of these events.

IRC Mexico 2019

IRC Europe 2019


Read the Rules


Ends January 15th


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