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National Office Email Problems Fixed

admin - August 23, 2007
Hello Everyone,This is just a short note to inform you that we have been having email problems at the National Office since last week Thursday evening, August 16, 2007.The problems have finally been rectified and our email seems to be working properly again.Thus, if you have tried to send any of ...more
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Rescheduled Judo on the History Channel - Please Check Local Listings

admin - August 12, 2007
Hello Everyone,Just a quick update...The TV series "Human Weapon" on the History Channel has an episode on Judo.  Originally, it was to air this Friday, August 10, 2007.There may have been a change in schedule, pushing it back 1 week to August 17, 2007.  Please check your ...more
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A SIMPLE GUIDE TO "HOW TO DO IT" IN PUBLIC RELATIONS

admin - August 12, 2007
 A SIMPLE GUIDE TO "HOW TO DO IT" IN PUBLIC RELATIONS Judo will never grow into a national sport in this country if we keep our sport a secret from the communities in which we live. When you have a tournament prepare a press release and give it on the same day to the city ...more
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Koka Kids Summer Issue Now Available

admin - August 12, 2007
Koka Kids Summer Issue is now available. To order your copy, call (877) 411-3409Copies are $5 each and include stories on judo clubs in the U.S. and around the world, new techniques, games, posters.USJF or USJA CLUBS placing orders of copies for 10 or more issues can receive the discounted ...more
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Long Time Nanka Member John Ogden Passed Away

admin - August 03, 2007
John Ogden, head instructor of Ogden Judo School, long time Nanka and USJF member, and a judo leader in Southern California passed away on  Friday, July 27, 2007. Services will be held at Centenary United Methodist Church, 300 South Central Avenue (in Little Tokyo), Los Angeles, ...more
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2007 USJF Junior National Judo Championships Results (update)

admin - July 24, 2007
CORRECTION -- 7/24/07.... DIVISION: Boys Juvenile A 40kg1. Ryan ODA, Mililani, Hawaii, Shobukan Judo Club 2. Jacob HURT, Chicago, IL, Yorkville Judo Club 3. Jose Fernando PANTOJA, Mexico City, Mexico, MEX,07-15-2007For immediate release: SPORTSThe following are the results for the 2007 USJF ...more
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2007 USJF Jr/ Yth Nationals - Special Awards and Team Results

admin - July 22, 2007
Day One:  July 14, 2007  Outstanding CompetitorMale       Kyle TaketaFemale    Lydia AuFighting SpritMale       Andrew PorrasFemale    Alison BeckhamSportsmanshipMale         Miguel ...more
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Thanks USJF for support for Pan American

admin - July 22, 2007
Dear Mr. Simon, Mr. Imada, Ms. Koyama and Mrs. Shepard, I would like to thank the USJF for their support of my competition at the Pan American Judo Championship in Montreal, Canada.  This year, my kata partner, Karen Whilden, and I represented the US in all three katas.  We ...more
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Thanks USJF for support to Pan Am in Montreal

admin - July 22, 2007
Dear Mr. Simon, Mr. Imada, Ms. Koyama and Mrs. Shepard, I would like to thank the USJF for their support of my competition at the Pan American Judo Championship in Montreal, Canada.  It was a great opportunity for my partner, Diane Jackson, and me to compete in the PJU’s.  ...more
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2007 USJF Nationals - Tournament Director Thanks Tournament Committees

admin - July 22, 2007
  An African saying is that it takes a village ...more
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