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Passing of Ed Alseika

admin - April 04, 2005
It is with sadness that I have to report the death of Ed Alseika. Ed was 73 years old and at his bedside was his wife, Shoko. Ed was raised in an Orphan Home in Massachusetts. He joined the US Navy at the age of 17. During his twenty years of service to the Nation, he was stationed in ...more
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USJF Handbook has been updated

admin - February 02, 2005
2 February 2005 To: All USJF Members From: Robert Fukuda, Executive Director The following sections of the USJF Handbook have been updated: Table of Contents National Office contact information & File Format Information Officers Listing Kodansha Listing Life & Presdient's Club ...more
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Junior Nationals Information

admin - February 02, 2005
The paperwork for the 2005 Jr. Nationals is now available for downloading. Please visit the Nanka website at: or use the following direct link: See you in Irvine! more
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USJF Development Grant Funds Support Athletes at International Training Camp

admin - January 13, 2005
USJF Development Grant Funds Support Athletes at International Training Camp Proper coaching is critical to an athlete’s development. “The Olympics- it’s not every four years, it’s every day,” is a clich?, but true nonetheless. The United States Judo Federation ...more
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Looking for volunteers for study on judo

admin - January 10, 2005
3 January 2005 To: All USJF Clubs From: David Matsumoto Re: Looking for volunteers for a study on judo Happy New Year! All of us for years have been touting the positive benefits to participants of judo. Now, the USJF Development Committee and Technical Research Subcommittee is conducting a ...more
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Yasunori Ito available for camps/clinics

admin - January 06, 2005
3 January 2005 To: All USJF Clubs From: David Matsumoto Re: Clinician Availability Happy New Year everyone. I would like to take this opportunity to let everyone know about the availability of Mr. Yasunori Ito as a clinician for camp or clinic. Mr. Ito is 27 years old and a 4th degree black ...more
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USJF Receives Corporate Discount Rates with Thrifty Car Rental

admin - November 15, 2004
Thrifty Car Rental USJF Discount Program The USJF has established a corporate discount program with Thrifty Car Rental. Please feel free to use this program whenever you are travelling. The USJF’s “corporate discount” number is 0010225198. This number MUST be included ...more
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Junior Development Subcommittee Request for Proposals

admin - November 01, 2004
Date: 1 November 2004 To: All Yudanshakai Presidents From: Chris Mitsuoka Junior Development Subcommittee 361 Panay Street Morro Bay, CA 93442 (805) 771-8590 (Home) ...more
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New Medical Insurance form Available!

admin - October 13, 2004
For Fiscal 2005 (9/1/04 - 8/31/05) we have a new insurance carrier for our accident medical insurance policy. Thus, the accident claim form has been changed. Be sure to discard any old version of the form and visit the office or forms section of the web site for the most current version. more
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September 2004 Development Newsletter Online

admin - September 15, 2004
USJF Newsletter 2003-08 USJF Development Newsletter September 2004 Table of Contents USJF 2003- 2004 Award Recipients USJF Jeremy Glick Memorial Spirit of Judo Award Junior Judoka Development Top 10 Teams from 2003 Jr. Nationals Special Awards From ...more
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