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Astana Day 5

admin - August 28, 2015
The chances for a medal for the US team at the 2015 World Championships faded dramatically today as reigning Olympic champion Kayla Harrison failed to make it through the preliminary rounds. Harrison, ranked #1 in the world coming into these championships, was defeated in her second match by ...more
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2015 Judo World Championships Day Three

admin - August 26, 2015
Unfortunately, the podium picture was not to be. France's Autonme Pavia, who, along with our own Marti Malloy, won Bronze at the 2012 Olympics in London, defeated Malloy in the Bronze medal match during Golden Score (overtime) by a shido penalty today at the World Championships, with Malloy ...more
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2015 Judo World Championships Day Two

admin - August 26, 2015
Marti Malloy (see more about Marti here) and Hana Carmichael (see more about Hana here) take to the mat tomorrow (Wednesday) looking for podium honors. In 2013 Marti struck Silver at the Worlds. She's currently ranked #5 in the world - can she repeat and possibly bring home Gold? And is Hana, ...more
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2015 Members of USJF Hall of Fame

admin - August 24, 2015
The Hall of Fame Committee have announced four new names: Kayla Harrison, Marti Malloy, Howard Nishioka and James Tekemori. Their profiles follow here. Kayla Harrison Kayla Harrison made history at the 2012 Olympics in London by winning the first Gold Medal by any American (man or woman) in the ...more
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2015 USJF Korean Training Trip

admin - August 24, 2015
Hello Mr. Asano Hope all is well for you and your family. First of all, you and USJF Executive Committee let USJF High School Student Judokas to participate Special Training in Kyungmin High School Korea. I am very proud to be member of this year team because they did excellent training ...more
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Inductees to USJF Hall of Fame announced

admin - August 21, 2015
The Hall of Fame Committee have announced four new names: Kayla Harrison, Marti Malloy, Howard Nishioka and James Takemori. Their profiles follow here. Kayla Harrison Kayla Harrison made history at the 2012 Olympics in London by winning the first Gold Medal by any American (man or woman) in ...more
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2015 Members of USJF Hall of Fame

admin - August 02, 2015
The Hall of Fame Committee have announced four new names: Kayla Harrison, Marti Malloy, Howard Nishioka and James Tekemori. Their profiles follow here. Kayla Harrison Kayla Harrison made history at the 2012 Olympics in London by winning the first Gold Medal by any American (man or woman) in the ...more
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SafeSport Training

admin - July 30, 2015
The USJF Board passed new mandatory education and training requirements for all USJF dojos. Accompanying this note is a pdf with some protocols/procedures and paperwork that will be implemented to protect the athletes and also as risk management measures to protect you, your dojo, and your ...more
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Academic Scholars of the Year

admin - July 30, 2015
First place Chase Oishi He has experience in many different aspects of judo, competing in national and regional shiai competitions, a certified N3 national referee, as a shodan he teaches shonen and yonen classes and he competes in all seven katas. He is on the Varsity Boy's Volleyball team, ...more

The James H. Takemori Fund

admin - June 20, 2015
Friends: It has been a month since the passing of Jim Takemori, and we have now established a means for those who wish to support his legacy by donating to a special fund that has been set up within Shufu Judo Yudanshakai. Shufu has been working with the Takemori family to establish the details ...more
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