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USJF Official Judo Handbook Updates Available

admin - July 24, 2008
Three sections of the Official Judo Handbook have been added to the website for your use.  The 'Table of Contents' and 'Contact & Formatting Information' have been updated.  A new section on 'Definition & Differentiation of  "Sensei" & "Coach" 'has ...more
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Individual Membership Application Form - UPDATED

admin - July 13, 2008
The individual membership application form has been updated. The new version is now available for downloading from our forms page:  "". Scroll down the page to the "Membership" section.It is an Adobe Acrobat document, so you may type directly ...more
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Article About Noboru Saito

admin - July 07, 2008
Here's a link to a nice article about Noboru Saito:
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Results 2008 USJF Junior Nationals

admin - July 06, 2008
Congratulations to the participants, officials, and volunteers of the Chicago Judo Black Belt Association on an outstanding event.  Find the results for the 45th Annual Junior, Youth, Team & Kata Judo National Championship at http://www.2008usjfjrnationals.commore
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Memorial Services for Mr. Frank Fullerton - UPDATED 7/2

admin - July 01, 2008
Visitation and a memorial service for former USA Judo President and Pan American Judo Union Sports Director Frank Fullerton will be held on Thursday July 3 from noon – 2:30 p.m. in El Paso, Texas. Services will be held at the Sunset Funeral Homes West, 480 N. Resler, El Paso, Texas, ...more
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Passing of Mr. Frank Fullerton

admin - June 25, 2008
It is with great sadness that we inform everyone that Mr. Frank Fullerton, President Emeritus of USA Judo and Sports Director of the Pan American Judo Union, passed away yesterday evening in Providence Hospital, El Paso, Texas, due to cardiac complications.We will post more information as it ...more
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Jr National Hotel & Pre-Reg Deadlines Extended - Friday June 27, 2008

admin - June 23, 2008
Hello Everyone,The tournament hotel rate & reservation deadline for the USJF Jr Nationals in Chicago has been extended until Friday, June 27, 2008. Please make your hotel reservations now before the room rates return to their higher/normal rates on Saturday.Here's the pertinent ...more
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Jr National Pre-Registration Deadline - Friday, June 13, 2008

admin - June 12, 2008
June 9, 2008Dear Junior Judoka, Senseis, Coaches and Parents,The pre-registration deadline for the 45th Annual USJF Junior, Youth, Team and Kata National Championships is coming up very soon on June 13th. Applications must be postmarked by the 13th to receive the pre-registration entry fee of ...more
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Passing of Mr. Takahiko Ishikawa

admin - June 09, 2008
It is with the deepest saddness that I forward the appended message. I just received an email from Sensei Ishikawa's daughter Atsuko that he passed away in Yokohama, Japan at the age of 91. Sensei was the highest ranking black belt in the United States for so many years. He was a two time All ...more
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Update - 2008 High School National Judo Championships

admin - May 17, 2008
2008 High School National Judo Championships “a Grassroots Event”    ** important update ** Due to the distance between Tournament Headquarters/ Site from most overflow accomodations in  Honolulu, we will offer a second Registration / weigh-in site.   ...more
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