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Feeling Judo, a new project

admin - February 02, 2015
Feeling Judo is about blind judo athletes. There is a Sneak Peek on Kickstarter. more
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Sanix thank-you letter (4)

admin - February 02, 2015
January 31, 2015 Dear Mrs. Koyama, For the second year in a row, I had the honor of representing the United States of America as part of the Konan Judo Club at the Sanix 2014 International Junior Judo Tournament in Fukuoka, Japan. I wish to thank the USJF for allowing me to participate in this ...more
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Judo on stamps and coins

admin - January 29, 2015
Check out the world's largest collection of judo and other martial arts stamps, coins, and phonecards This stamps/coins/phonecards site is unique and comprehensive, cross-referenced, and a great resource for collectors of judo items. Kindly peruse the stamp site. It’s well connected, with over ...more
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Sanix thank-you letter (3)

admin - January 27, 2015
Dear Mrs. Julie Koyama and USJF I would like to thank Mrs. Julie Koyama/USJF, Sensei Jim, Saito Sensei, Mr. Fukuda, Konan, and everyone who helped and supported me to go to Japan. Also I would like to thank Coach Eldred for advice and direction.  To all the judo parents who took care of me while ...more
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Sanix thank-you letter (2)

admin - January 26, 2015
Dear Mrs. Koyama, Thank you very much for giving me the opportunity to attend the 2014 SANIX International Juvenile Judo Camp and Tournament in Fukuoka, Japan last month. It was an opportunity for me to visit the country where my great grandparents were born, where judo was founded, and where ...more
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Empowering Young Women Video

admin - January 20, 2015
I feel this video should be shared with the world. May those who see it be moved to help further the momentum. Please connect and enjoy. buildAddress("ckbiosphere", "gmail", "c", "For more information contact Claudia Katayanagi");more
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Sanix thank-you letter

admin - January 18, 2015
Dear Mrs. Julie Koyama, Hello my name is Michael Ramos and this past December I was given the opportunity to go to Japan and compete in the Sanix judo tournament in Global Arena, I would like to thank you for the wonderful opportunity to train and compete in Japan. It was a great new experience ...more
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Letter from 2012 Athlete Scholar of the Year

admin - January 15, 2015
My dear friends, In 2003 at the age of 9 years old, I joined Kapolei Judo Club when it first opened its doors. Before I started judo I was a shy, little girl who was very studious. After joining our newly founded dojo, I began to become more outgoing and since then I have grown into the ...more
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Hayward Nishioka on physical education and Judo

admin - January 13, 2015
When Colleges Abandon Phys Ed, What Else Is Lost? is an article on the fact that colleges are cutting back on physical education and a growing body of research suggests that regular physical activity helps cognitive development, so people can focus and process information faster, and even ...more
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Obituary: Margaret Ashida

admin - January 13, 2015
Margaret Ashida, passed unexpectedly while vacationing in Indonesia. A celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, January 17, at the University of Rochester River Campus, in the Hawkins-Carlson Room in the Rush Rhees Library. This event will be an informal reception, between the hours ...more
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