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American Judo Alliance Agreement -- A Letter to USA Judo Members

admin - April 27, 2018
April 5, 2018 Dear USA Judo Members, We have heard from many of you that you are as excited as we are about the recent American Judo Alliance Agreement (“The Agreement”) and collaborative partnership with USJA and USJF. We have also heard from some members that they have questions and ...more
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American Judo Organizations Sign Historic Alliance Agreement

admin - March 16, 2018
Today, history was made with the signing of the first-ever American Judo Alliance Agreement between the United States Judo Association (USJA), United States Judo Federation (USJF) and United States Judo, Inc. (USA Judo). This new agreement paves the way for the three organizations to work ...more
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USJF Largest Judo Clubs

admin - December 09, 2017
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 ...more
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SafeSport notice

admin - October 25, 2017
A notice received from Corrine Shigemoto As notified earlier, the U. S. Center for SafeSport will be changing platforms effective November 6, 2017. As a result of this change, the Refresher course (30 minute course) will NOT be available on this new platform until mid-2018. We are ...more
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Edwin Takemori and Judo at Annapolis

admin - September 22, 2017
An article appeared in the Capital Gazette about Edwin Takemori and Judo at the US Naval Academy. Roy Englert and Robert Fukuda more
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Television film of "Escape from Manchuria"

admin - September 22, 2017
Jerry Hays has written: Hello Everyone, As you may recall, Paul Murayama, member of the 1964 US Judo Olympic Team and coach of USA Judo Olympic team in 1980 and 1984, wrote a book called Escape from Manchuria: The Rescue of 1.7 Million Japanese Civilians Trapped in Soviet-occupied Manchuria ...more
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2017 Jeremy Glick Award Recipient Announced at Summer Nationals

admin - July 13, 2017
The Jeremy Glick Award has been announced for 2017. The recipient is Albert Aoki of the 50th State Judo Association. Photo by Tyler Kanoa/Special to the 50th State Judo Association, at the 2014 Junior Nationals, reproduced with permission. Some bullet points from his USJF Judo ...more
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Travis Stevens announcement

admin - July 06, 2017
Travis Stevens has announced a new web presence. from his page Welcome to the FUJI Sports Blog by Travis Stevens. This blog is available as a resource for everyone to gain a little bit of grappling knowledge. I want everyone to find a few helpful tips and tricks that you can use to develop ...more
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Paul K. Maruyama, a Hero of Colorado

admin - May 13, 2017
Paul K. Maruyama has been feted in Asian Avenue Magazine one of the Asian American Heroes of CO in 2017. Read the article reproduced with permission from Asian Avenue Magazine A member of the first U.S. Olympic judo team, founding member of the Japan-America Society of Southern ...more
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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
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