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Haruo Imamura Sensei’s services and obituary

admin - September 22, 2017
Here is the information for Haruo Imamura Sensei’s services. Saturday, September 23, 2017, 10:00 - 17:00 VisitationLisle Funeral Home1605 L StreetFresno, CA 93721 Sunday, September 24, 2017, 15:00 Funeral ServiceFresno Dharma Center2660 E Alluvial AvenueFresno, CA 93720 from ...more
Category: obituaries

Edwin Takemori and Judo at Annapolis

admin - September 22, 2017
An article appeared in the Capital Gazette about Edwin Takemori and Judo at the US Naval Academy. Roy Englert and Robert Fukuda more
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Television film of "Escape from Manchuria"

admin - September 22, 2017
Jerry Hays has written: Hello Everyone, As you may recall, Paul Murayama, member of the 1964 US Judo Olympic Team and coach of USA Judo Olympic team in 1980 and 1984, wrote a book called Escape from Manchuria: The Rescue of 1.7 Million Japanese Civilians Trapped in Soviet-occupied Manchuria ...more
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Haruo Imamura Sensei

admin - September 20, 2017
It is with a heavy heart that we inform you that Haruo Imamura Sensei passed away at 00:30 this morning due to his illness. Imamura Sensei was the Team Captain of the Inaugural Judo Team at Tenri University. After moving to Fresno, California, Imamura Sensei was the Head Instructor and ...more
Category: obituaries

George Tsubota Sensei

admin - September 19, 2017
We are extremely saddened to inform you that George Tsubota Sensei passed away on the 17th September. Tsubota Sensei was the head instructor at Hodokan Judo Club in Honolulu, Hawaiil and one of the pillars of 50th State Judo Association. Tsubota Sensei was very dedicated and devoted to ...more
Category: obituaries

2017 USJF National Kata Conference

admin - September 07, 2017
Report and photos from Eiko Shepherd.more
Category: events

Why Judo?

admin - August 30, 2017
A Neil Adams Judo email has been forwarded from Richardo Joseph, MD, Chair of the Medical Committee. The latest Neil Adams article is out and it is one we NEED you to read and share. In this article Neil provides you with the reasons you should train in Judo. I know what you are thinking, ...more

2017 USJA/USJF Grassroots Judo Summer Nationals Results posted

admin - July 17, 2017
Mike Szrejter has posted the results of the 2017 Summer Nationals. Here is the direct link to a pdf of the results of the 2017 Summer Nationals more
Category: nationals

2017 Jeremy Glick Award Recipient Announced at Summer Nationals

admin - July 13, 2017
The Jeremy Glick Award has been announced for 2017. The recipient is Albert Aoki of the 50th State Judo Association. Photo by Tyler Kanoa/Special to the 50th State Judo Association, at the 2014 Junior Nationals, reproduced with permission. Some bullet points from his USJF Judo ...more
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Travis Stevens announcement

admin - July 06, 2017
Travis Stevens has announced a new web presence. from his page Welcome to the FUJI Sports Blog by Travis Stevens. This blog is available as a resource for everyone to gain a little bit of grappling knowledge. I want everyone to find a few helpful tips and tricks that you can use to develop ...more
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