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2016 Summer Program in Japan

admin - April 27, 2016
Teruyoshi Yamaguchi of Tokai University wrote to thank the USJF for its support for the Summer Program in Japan. "Every year, I enjoy learning Judo and Life with your students, instructors and parents." Please find the attached 2016 SAJ official brochure and entry form. The staff and ...more
Category: clinics

2016 USJF High School Judoka Special Training Camp in Korea

admin - April 27, 2016
The Judoka wishing to join this trip to Korea must be a member of USJF (training camp members must be male judoka only). The travel dates are as follows: All members are leaving USA on 8 July, Friday and arrival Seoul (Incheon-ICN) Korea on 9 July, Saturday to be met by Sensei Joon Chi and ...more
Category: clinics

2016 National Collegiate Judo Association Championships

admin - April 27, 2016
The 55th Year Celebration HOST: San Jose State University Judo Team DATE: April 1-2, 2016 LOCATION: Yoshihiro Uchida Hall (YUH)San Jose State UniversityOne Washington SquareSan Jose, CA 95192 Here is the packet for entry.more
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Photos of James Takemori

admin - April 27, 2016
Some interesting photos of James Takemori have been received. Notice from the Congressional Record. Read a letter from Ambassador Ryozo Kato to Paul Tagliabue in which he tells of a link with Jigoro Kano and Jimmy Takemori, "ambassador in judogi" and recipient of the Order of the Rising Sun, ...more
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Dr. Bruce Edward Wilson M.D.

admin - April 27, 2016
At the age 65, Bruce Edward Wilson passed away peacefully at Sunrise Senior Living on Wednesday February 4, 2016 after a 20 year struggle with Parkinson's disease. Bruce dedicated his life to helping children as a pediatrician. A proud graduate of Michigan State University, he went on to study ...more
Category: obituaries

KokaKids T-shirt draw

admin - April 27, 2016
Would you like to win an IPPON – Go For It T-shirt? Click here to enter for the free draw.more
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2015 Sanix Tournament Report

admin - April 27, 2016
The team that represented the US Konan team this year was made up of 4 male athletes and 3 female athletes. To help support the team, 5 staff members made the trip to Fukuoka. Male Team Members Sergio Tinoco (13) – Grand Rapids, MI Mitchel Nakayama (13) – Portage MI Isaiah Ramirez (13) – ...more
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Ernie Matsubara in hospital

admin - April 27, 2016
Ernie Matsubara had a stroke on Monday Jan 18. He's out of ICU and in critical care now. 80% of his left side is paralyzed, his left eye is blind. He continues to have a blood clot that is too risky to operate on. His son, Temujin Matsubara, will update folks at a later time regarding ...more
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Congratulations, Raymond Saito

admin - April 27, 2016
Raymond Saito, IJF-A – Gold Medal Match Referee Congratulations to Mr. Raymond Saito, IJF-A, of 50th State Yudanshakai, for his selection as referee for the Women's –78 kg. finals at the recent Havana Grand Prix. Mr. Saito is the latest member of the long line of USJF referees who have reached ...more
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Obituary for Lowell Slaven

admin - April 27, 2016
Here is a link to the obituary for Lowell Slaven.more
Category: obituaries