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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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Calling for a new Archivist

admin - March 14, 2017
USJF needs a person to step forward to be Chair of the Archivist Committee. Jerry Hays, who has overseen the Archivist Committee since 2004 is stepping down. Please see attached for the duties of this position. Mr. Hays will be glad to talk with anyone interested in this position. In 2004, when ...more
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USA Judo blog published

admin - February 22, 2017
The USA Judo CEO placed his video blog in USA Judo web site. more
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Article on Paige Cox

admin - January 19, 2017
See news from Bluffton about Paige's experience.more
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New Shodan Promotion Requirement

admin - January 06, 2017
Happy New Year! We hope that you and yours enjoyed the holiday season. Please find attached a memo regarding some new requirements for Shodan promotions that was approved by the USJF Board of Examiners. Please familarize yourself with the requirements and disseminate this information to all ...more
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