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Jeremy Glick Award presented

admin - July 05, 2016
The Jeremy Glick Award has been conferred on Jerry Hays. more
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2016 Summer Program in Japan

admin - May 03, 2016
Here is a copy of the provisional timetable for the program. Please contact the National Office for further information about participation.more
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2016 National Collegiate Judo Association Championships

admin - April 27, 2016
The 55th Year Celebration HOST: San Jose State University Judo Team DATE: April 1-2, 2016 LOCATION: Yoshihiro Uchida Hall (YUH)San Jose State UniversityOne Washington SquareSan Jose, CA 95192 Here is the packet for entry.more
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Photos of James Takemori

admin - April 27, 2016
Some interesting photos of James Takemori have been received. Notice from the Congressional Record. Read a letter from Ambassador Ryozo Kato to Paul Tagliabue in which he tells of a link with Jigoro Kano and Jimmy Takemori, "ambassador in judogi" and recipient of the Order of the Rising Sun, ...more
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KokaKids T-shirt draw

admin - April 27, 2016
Would you like to win an IPPON – Go For It T-shirt? Click here to enter for the free draw.more
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2015 Sanix Tournament Report

admin - April 27, 2016
The team that represented the US Konan team this year was made up of 4 male athletes and 3 female athletes. To help support the team, 5 staff members made the trip to Fukuoka. Male Team Members Sergio Tinoco (13) – Grand Rapids, MI Mitchel Nakayama (13) – Portage MI Isaiah Ramirez (13) – ...more
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Ernie Matsubara in hospital

admin - April 27, 2016
Ernie Matsubara had a stroke on Monday Jan 18. He's out of ICU and in critical care now. 80% of his left side is paralyzed, his left eye is blind. He continues to have a blood clot that is too risky to operate on. His son, Temujin Matsubara, will update folks at a later time regarding ...more
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Congratulations, Raymond Saito

admin - April 27, 2016
Raymond Saito, IJF-A – Gold Medal Match Referee Congratulations to Mr. Raymond Saito, IJF-A, of 50th State Yudanshakai, for his selection as referee for the Women's –78 kg. finals at the recent Havana Grand Prix. Mr. Saito is the latest member of the long line of USJF referees who have reached ...more
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Thank you letter

admin - December 22, 2015
Lisa Capriotti and Robert Gouthro have written to the Elizabeth Lee Scholarship Committee expressing their thanks for its support for their Kata training. more
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Alan Shiosaki Obituary

admin - November 16, 2015
Alan Shiosaki, the middle brother to Ed and Milton Shiosaki, passed away on Nov 8, 2015 after a long illness. Alan was once a member of the old time "Gardena Valley YMCA Judo Club" in Gardena during his teen years, Alan was a great judo player and traveled to many judo events, all over the ...more
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