Harun Bogdanic & Jack Hatton Judo Clinic

Date: 07/05/2018        Sanction Number: 18-07-02     Location: Grand Rapids, MI    YDK: Konan
Contact: Harun Bogdanic, (586) 922-6925

Sanix pictures and notes


SANIX 2017

By Makayla Paige Cox

Category: events

Hawaii Shima Judo Kyokai/50th State Judo Association Spring Seminars

Date: 03/19-22/2018        Sanction Number: 18-03-05     Location: Hilo & Kealakekua, HI    YDK: 50th State

2017 Sanix Juvenile Team Championships and Taisei Cup Report by Noboru Saito


2017 Sanix & Taisei Cup US Participant List:

Boy’s Team:

Tohkon Team

COACH - Michael Mooney, Douglas Tono

PLAYER: David Capron, Chicago, IL

PLAYER: Cornel Childs, St. Louis, MO

PLAYER: Carson Furneaux, Windsor, Ontario

PLAYER: Steven J Salazar, Los Angeles, CA

PLAYER: Luke Smith, Colorado Springs, CO

PLAYER: Lucas Tatar, St. Louis, MO

Girl’s Teams:

Kitokan Team:

COACH – Eiko Shepherd, Loretta Edwards

PLAYER: Arianna Gaines, St. Louis, MO

Category: events

Taishi Judo Club 7th Anniversary Invitational Tournament

Date: 03/18/2018        Sanction Number: 18-03-03     Location: Westminster, CA    YDK: Nanka
Contact: Robert Oishi, (310) 994-6917

Roy H. Moore


Jerry Hays wrote

Roy H. Moore, Jr., age 96, passed away on 2 January 2018. He was born on 29 June 1921

He started judo under his dad, Roy H. (Pop) Moore in the late 1920s. His first dojo was Moneta (later Gardena Judo Dojo). In 1937, on a joint judo and wrestling trip from Southern California to Japan, he earned the rank of Shodan. During his youth, he had the pleasure of working out in judo with Dr. Kano and Mifune Sensei.

Category: obituaries

Scholarship and financial aid


Charmaine De Mesa has sent this information.

Grassroots Judo Calendar for 2018

Category: events

USJF Largest Judo Clubs


The United States Judo Federation has affiliations with a number of very active clubs. Congratulations to the Portland Judo Club on being the largest Judo club in the nation in 2016. Here is a list of USJF clubs with very large memberships. USJF is very proud to be associated with these clubs and encourage membership through active dojos in their areas.

These clubs, as all member clubs, receive support and help from USJF as and when they require it.

Category: News

Life Celebration Of Timothy "Grey Wolf" Shepherd


Dear Friends and fellow Judokas

Whether you know Sensei Eiko Shepherd personally or not, all of you have been influence by her teachings of kata and judo over the years. So many people have been taught by her and they teach you. That is the Judo way.

Category: obituaries