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Michael Erdred's Thank you letter for coaching seminar

admin - April 27, 2017
April 23, 2017 Dear USJF, This letter is in regards to the 2016 International Coaching Seminar. This seminar was a once in a lifetime opportunity. I was very impressed with how many different topics were included in the seminar, especially the practical application experienced by visiting ...more
Category: clinics

New Scholarship announced

admin - April 07, 2017
Hayward Nishioka College to Career Scholarship This Scholarship was established by Nancy Washburn to honor Sensei Nishioka's desire for encouraging judoka college students to promote judo in the future in their chosen career. Sensei Nishioka believes deeply in the benefits of judo to make ...more

2017 USJF High School Judoka Special Training Camp in Korea

admin - March 31, 2017
Dear all Judoka, Application for the Special Training Camp in Korea is now open. Eligibility The Judoka (14 -20 years old) wishing to join this trip to Korea must be a member of USJF (training camp member must be male judoka Only). Travel The travel dates are as follows: All members ...more
Category: events

2017 Study Abroad Japan with Judo

admin - March 31, 2017
2017 Study Abroad Japan with Judo Dates – July 18 – August 8 Purpose – practice judo at Matsumae Judo Juku (youth dojo, part of Tokai University system) and cultural exchange Age group – boys and girls, 9th – 12th grade (incoming freshmen to graduating seniors) Funding – partial funding by ...more
Category: events

Dr Joseph Fitzsimmons

admin - March 30, 2017
It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that Dr. Fitzsimmons passed away on Tuesday morning. A viewing will be held on Friday, March 31 from 4-8 PM with a Rosary at 6 PM at Darling & Fischer Chapel of the Hills, 615 North Santa Cruz Ave., Los Gatos, Ca. 95030 (408) ...more
Category: obituaries

Call for Hall of Fame Nominations

admin - March 29, 2017
Hello Everyone, The Hall of Fame Committee is calling for nominations of deserving individuals for consideration for induction into the USJF Hall of Fame. Please go to the Hall of Fame Committee webpage for information about the Hall of Fame and process. Please utilize the guidelines ...more
Category: News

About John Anderson

admin - March 26, 2017
Jerry Hays writes: Hello Everyone, The Baltimaore Sun has an article on John Anderson.more
Category: obituaries

Noboru Saito Kata Workshop

admin - March 18, 2017
Date: 3/18/2017                Sanction Number: 17-03-12                Location: Portland, ...more

NY Open 2017 - Timeline & The Order of Fights

admin - March 17, 2017
For tickets go to:www.NewYorkOpenJudo.com Opening ceremonies and final matches start at 2:00 pm Mens Teams: France (FRA), Germany (GER), Israel (ISR) & USA Womens Teams: France (FRA), Israel (ISR) & USA (Round Robin) Competition starts at Noon 1st Men – Israel (ISR) vs ...more
Category: events

Sanix 2016 -- Nikita Harvey

admin - March 16, 2017
Dear Sanix, Taisei, USJF and Sensei Saito, Firstly, I would like to say a big “thank you” to the whole Sanix organization for giving me the opportunity to participate in an extraordinary trip to Japan. I had an amazing time traveling with my teammates and competing alongside them. When we ...more
Category: events