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Womens Fitness Grant Available

admin - August 10, 2006
Womens Sports Foundation - RYKA Women's Fitness Grant For the past four years, RYKÄ, a manufacturer of women's athletic footwear and apparel, and the Women's Sports Foundation have been teaming up to fund the RYKÄ Women's Fitness Grant program, and in 2006, they are doing it ...more
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Thank you note from Karen Whilden

admin - August 01, 2006
Dear Mr. Simon, Mr. Fukuda and Mrs. Shepard,I would like to thank the USJF for their support of my competition at the Pan American Judo Championship in the Argentina.  It was a wonderful opportunity for my partner, Diane Jackson, and me to compete in the PJU’s.  These kinds of ...more
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Passing of Radomir Kovacevic

admin - June 27, 2006
Radomir Kovacevic passed away on June 15 in Belgrade after a long illness. He is survived by his wife Savka and 3 children. Cards and donations for the family may be sent directly to: Savka Kovacevic 93-09 68 th Ave Forest Hills, NY 11375 more
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Hotel for Junior Nationals is Full! Overflow Information Available!

admin - June 23, 2006
The headquarters hotel for the USJF Jr. Nationals is sold out. The over flow hotel is right acroos the street from the convention center (venue) is the Fort Lauderdale Grande Hotel & Yacht Club, phone 866-380-1110. The rate for the Judo group is $95.00 per night. Please visit the ...more
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Death of Fukushima Sensei

admin - June 05, 2006
It is with sadness that I bring you the news of the passing of Tsuruo Fukushima.  He was operated on for a blockage in his intestines.  While recovering, he was stricken with pneumonia and died on 05-12-2006 (81 years old).   He started teaching judo in Okinawa where ...more
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Research and Development Seminar Announced for Houston!

admin - April 12, 2006
Development & Research Seminar With presentations by: Dr. David Matsumoto For the past few years, the USJF has sponsored several research projects on judo. Many of the findings have been published in scientific journals, ensuring the technical quality of the work, and have implications ...more
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Update and Contact Information for Ishikawa Sensei

admin - March 23, 2006
Dear Friends: I am sorry that I have not written to you earlier. I am not even sure whether your E-mail addresses are the same as they were last year (or longer). Because you have been so kind as to ask after Father and Aiko, and because I've known some of you all my life, I thought you'd like ...more
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Special Edition 2004 Olympics Referee Training DVD Available

admin - March 22, 2006
A Special Edition 2004 Olympics Referee Training DVD is available from the USJF National Office. The cost is $10, which includes shipping and handling. To order the DVD or for more information please contact the USJF National Office. Please note that this DVD was released at the World ...more
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Applications Being Taken for 2006 Referee Clinic Funding

admin - March 21, 2006
Yudanshakais interested in hosting a referee clinic can contact the Referee Development & Certification Committee to request a certified clinician and apply for funding assistance to help offset the cost for hosting the clinic. Applications can be downloaded from the Referee Development ...more
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Program for 2006 Junior Events

admin - March 03, 2006
Real Judo is going to be producing a combined 2006 USJF Jr. Nationals, Jr. US Open and Jr. World Trials program. Below are the ad rates. Promote your products, events, club, etc. along with supporting judo...Reserve your space TODAY! Program description: Your ad will be seen by over ...more
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