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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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Obituary: George Koyama

admin - January 13, 2015
George Koyama, head instructor for the Boise Valley Judo Club, passed away on Thursday, January 8, 2015. Koyama Sensei's obituary and service information can be found using this link.more
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2014 Sanix Tournament report

admin - January 04, 2015
Here is the 2014 Sanix report from Coach Mike Eldred. Face book Friends of Sanix more
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JudoSpace newsletter at the year's end

admin - December 31, 2014
Our friends at JudoSpace have sent us notice of their new Judospace Newsletter. This page contains links to all their newsletters.more

Athlete Scholar of the Year

admin - December 18, 2014
The committee received this letter of thanks from Tyler Shimizu. I became a member of the Sacramento Judo Club in November 2008 when I was 13 years old. Since then I have gone throughout some major changes of my life. I went from the husky and lazy middle school student and transformed into a ...more

2014 Junior Worlds Video

admin - December 15, 2014
A video from 2014 Junior World Championship in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is now available.more
Category: events, nationals

Sensei Kenji Taketani

admin - November 29, 2014
Sadly, we are having to notify all of you of the passing of Sensei Kenji Taketani, 87 years old. Sensei Taketani had been an instructor at LA Tenri Judo Club for many years. Sensei Taketani passed on Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014. Services are set for: White Emerson Mortuary 13304 Philadelphia ...more
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