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USJF Referee Clinic

admin - May 08, 2018
Date: 08/18-19/2018     Sanction Number:  18-08-05   Location: Petaluma, CA   YDK: Central Coast Contact: Henry Kaku (707) 778-8895 Email:  hkaku@sbcglobal.net Event Name: USJF Referee Clinicmore

North Bay Developmental Shiai

admin - May 08, 2018
Date: 08/19/2018     Sanction Number:  18-08-04   Location: Petaluma, CA   YDK: Central Coast Contact: Kristina Baker, (707) 694-9375 Email: kristinabaker707@gmail.com Event Name:  North Bay Developmental Shiaimore

Passing of Sensei Virgil Goodwine

admin - May 01, 2018
Tom Sheehan writes: As many of you know, Virgil Goodwine recently passed away.  Virgil obtained the rank of Rokudan.  He was student under George Funakoshi Ohio State University.  When George retired Virgil took over as head instructor at OSU.  He was a national competitor ...more
Category: obituaries

May Nanka Camp

admin - April 28, 2018
A poster received from the Nanka Yudanshakai Contact Gary Goltz more
Category: clinics

American Judo Alliance Agreement -- A Letter to USA Judo Members

admin - April 27, 2018
April 5, 2018 Dear USA Judo Members, We have heard from many of you that you are as excited as we are about the recent American Judo Alliance Agreement (“The Agreement”) and collaborative partnership with USJA and USJF. We have also heard from some members that they have questions and ...more
Category: News

Summer Nationals Information reminder

admin - April 23, 2018
Dear all, Please book your rooms now before the last minute rush. You can book the host hotel online or book by phone at (616) 776-6450 You can find all the latest tournament information at our website. On it you will find the registration flyers for both the USJF-JA Jr Nationals and ...more
Category: nationals

2018 Study Abroad Japan Camp

admin - April 20, 2018
Open to male and female USJF Judoka with demonstrated competitive experience Participant requirements: Must have been a USJF member for at least 3 years Club must be a USJF-registered club Recommendation from their sesnsei describing good character and work ethic 15 years of age or ...more
Category: clinics

2018 California Judo Inc. State Judo Championships

admin - April 19, 2018
Date: 08/18-19/2018      Sanction Number: 18-08-03    Location: Norwalk, CA   YDK: Nanka Contact: Robert Oishi,  (310) 994-6917 Email: osihichiro@aol.com Website: www.taishijudoclub.com Event Name: 2018 ...more

2018 Summer Judo Training Camp, Oahu, Hawaii

admin - April 19, 2018
2018 Summer Judo Training Camp, Oahu, Hawaii featuring Instructors from Kodokan Institute Come celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the arrival of the first group of Japanese immigrants to Hawaii. Haruki Uemura, Kodokan President & Olympic Gold Medalist, Tadahiro Nomura, Three-time Olympic ...more
Category: clinics

2018 Great Lakes Open

admin - April 18, 2018
Date: 11/03/2018      Sanction Number: 18-11-01    Location: Grand Rapids, MI   YDK: Konan Contact: Jim Murray,  (616) 293-1568 Email: murrayjim@charter.net Event Name: 2018 Great Lakes Open more