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Judo as self-defence in Sterling, Alaska

admin - December 10, 2013
Kaylee Osowski who wrote this article can be reached at Sensei: Fight backWomen and girls practice self-defense Photo by Kaylee Osowski/Peninsula Clarion. Sensei Kati Gibler flips judo ...more
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LA premiere of Mrs. Judo where local dojos paid tribute

admin - December 05, 2013
The Los Angeles premiere of Mrs Judo: Be Strong, Be Gentle, Be Beautiful was also a memorial tribute to the film’s subject, Keiko Fukuda, the highest-ranking woman in judo. The screening on Nov. 16 at the Japanese American National Museum was attended by members of local dojos, some of whom knew ...more
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Order your DVD of the Mrs Judo documentary

admin - December 05, 2013
Mrs. Judo: Be Strong, Be Gentle, Be Beautiful documents the life-long journey of Keiko Fukuda’s decision to defy thousands of years of tradition, choose her own path, and become the highest-ranking woman in judo history. This film is now available on DVD for private and public use. Further ...more
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2013 Continental Crown results

admin - November 11, 2013
Here is a link to the pool and division sheet for 2013 Continental Crown in Seattle Washington.more
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Funeral services for Takao Fujitani

admin - November 08, 2013
Fujitani Sensei (Moiliili Judo Club, now Waiau Judo Club) passed away last week Saturday at 17:45 hawaiian time. Funeral Services: Monday December 2, 2013 Visitation from 5:30pm. Services 6:30pm Mililani Memorial Park and Mortuary Waipio 94-560 Kamehameha Highway Waipahu, Hawaii 96797 USA ...more
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Winter Nationals Reminder

admin - November 03, 2013
The 8th USJA / USJF Winter Nationals is coming up in just about 50 days. This year’s event will be held at Azusa Pacific University’s spacious Felix Event Center Saturday December 7th . We will be using 6 tatami areas and all registrations need to be in by Friday December 6th. LATE ...more
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New issue of Growing Judo available

admin - November 01, 2013
The new issue of Growing Judo is now available as a 43 page pdf from USJA. more
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Continental Crown information update

admin - October 16, 2013
Competitors, instructors, coaches, referees We want to make sure that everyone gets the Crown room rate. Further, for the locals, staying at the hotel is one way to support the event and so please so let them know that hotel stays helps offset meeting room rental costs. Thank you, Calvin The ...more
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A Message from the Presidents of the USJF, USJA, and USA Judo

admin - September 27, 2013
Since the beginning of this year we have been diligently accessing and reviewing the changes in the IJF rules governing judo tournaments and how that has affected our joint sanctioning process. To this end joint commission was formed consisting of representatives of our organizations from the ...more
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B.C. Dage Corporation Athlete Travel Grant deadline approaches

admin - September 25, 2013
The B.C. Dage Corporation Athlete Travel Grant has been established by a generous donation to USJF to support travel for competition or training for up-and-coming USJF athletes. Timing: Applications available – NOW Applications due – 1 October 2013 Decisions will be made by 17 ...more
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