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2017 USJA/USJF Grassroots Judo Summer Nationals Update!

admin - May 18, 2017
Michael Szrejter wrote: Host Hotel, Hilton West Palm has extended the $115 +tax room rate until Next Monday, May 22, 2017, or until availability runs out. Hint; they are already at 90% Call Hilton reservations @ 561-231-6000 and use discount code: ZJUD Here’s a list of nearby, backup, ...more
Category: events

Paul K. Maruyama, a Hero of Colorado

admin - May 13, 2017
Paul K. Maruyama has been feted in Asian Avenue Magazine one of the Asian American Heroes of CO in 2017. Read the article reproduced with permission from Asian Avenue Magazine A member of the first U.S. Olympic judo team, founding member of the Japan-America Society of Southern ...more
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Michael Erdred's Thank you letter for coaching seminar

admin - April 27, 2017
April 23, 2017 Dear USJF, This letter is in regards to the 2016 International Coaching Seminar. This seminar was a once in a lifetime opportunity. I was very impressed with how many different topics were included in the seminar, especially the practical application experienced by visiting ...more
Category: clinics

New Scholarship announced

admin - April 07, 2017
Hayward Nishioka College to Career Scholarship This Scholarship was established by Nancy Washburn to honor Sensei Nishioka's desire for encouraging judoka college students to promote judo in the future in their chosen career. Sensei Nishioka believes deeply in the benefits of judo to make ...more

2017 USJF High School Judoka Special Training Camp in Korea

admin - March 31, 2017
Dear all Judoka, Application for the Special Training Camp in Korea is now open. Eligibility The Judoka (14 -20 years old) wishing to join this trip to Korea must be a member of USJF (training camp member must be male judoka Only). Travel The travel dates are as follows: All members ...more
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2017 Study Abroad Japan with Judo

admin - March 31, 2017
2017 Study Abroad Japan with Judo Dates – July 18 – August 8 Purpose – practice judo at Matsumae Judo Juku (youth dojo, part of Tokai University system) and cultural exchange Age group – boys and girls, 9th – 12th grade (incoming freshmen to graduating seniors) Funding – partial funding by ...more
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Dr Joseph Fitzsimmons

admin - March 30, 2017
It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that Dr. Fitzsimmons passed away on Tuesday morning. A viewing will be held on Friday, March 31 from 4-8 PM with a Rosary at 6 PM at Darling & Fischer Chapel of the Hills, 615 North Santa Cruz Ave., Los Gatos, Ca. 95030 (408) ...more
Category: obituaries

Call for Hall of Fame Nominations

admin - March 29, 2017
Hello Everyone, The Hall of Fame Committee is calling for nominations of deserving individuals for consideration for induction into the USJF Hall of Fame. Please go to the Hall of Fame Committee webpage for information about the Hall of Fame and process. Please utilize the guidelines ...more
Category: News

About John Anderson

admin - March 26, 2017
Jerry Hays writes: Hello Everyone, The Baltimaore Sun has an article on John Anderson.more
Category: obituaries

NY Open 2017 - Timeline & The Order of Fights

admin - March 17, 2017
For tickets go Opening ceremonies and final matches start at 2:00 pm Mens Teams: France (FRA), Germany (GER), Israel (ISR) & USA Womens Teams: France (FRA), Israel (ISR) & USA (Round Robin) Competition starts at Noon 1st Men – Israel (ISR) vs ...more
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