Judo Camps

I hope all is well with you and you are gearing up for the FLAG Camp Aug. 4-5 at Southside Dojo in Portage, Michigan, and the All Women’s Championship and Rock and Roll Tournaments Sept. 21-23 at the Cloverleaf Rec. Center in Lodi, Ohio.

The competition for the AWC will be Saturday with the clinics to follow and the competition for the R&R will be on Sunday.

We are offering an Early Bird Special for the AWC of $25.00 if post marked by 8/1/2012.
This means if you fight (shiai) both events your cost would be just $25+$35=$60 or Kata would be $25+40=$65. Remember the AWC entry fee includes any number of divisions in Kata or Shiai if postmarked by 8/1/2012.

The R&R is $35.00 for the Shiai 1st Division and $15.00 for additional divisions and there is a Family Plan of $35 for 1st member and $15 ea. additional member. Kata is $40 for 1st Kata and $20 ea. additional Kata.

The Comfort Inn Seville is the host hotel. I have blocked rooms until Sept 7, 2012 at $60.00 + Tax. This rate is based on a two night minimum and you must mention “Judo Championship “

    Comfort Inn
    4949 Park Ave. West
    Seville, OH 44273
    (330) 769-4949
    Contact person is: Antoinette Wendzicki, General Manager

Please shoot me an e-mail on if you will be coming as it will help with our planning.

Sincere thanks in advance for your support of these events,
Deborah L Fergus, Yodan

Mark your calendar for another Great Judo Weekend.

Due to the overwhelming success we had at last year’s events, the IWJA and Chu To Bu are again sharing the venue for the 8th All Women’s Judo Championship and the 17th Rock and Roll Capital of the World, tournaments, Sept. 21-23, 2012

Both events are the same weekend at the same venue the Cloverleaf Recreation Center, 8525 Friendsville Rd. Lodi, Ohio 44254.

The 8th AWC shiai is on Saturday and the 17th R&R on Sunday.

Both male and female (National and International) can compete in the 17th Rock & Roll Capital of the World Judo Tournament.

Both Male and Female (National and International) can attend the All Women’s Judo Championship Coaches, Referee, Kata or Technical Clinics (clinics and clinicians TBA).

The 8th All Women’s Judo Championship is a female only Tournament. This event affords female competitors to enjoy more matches than they have ever gotten at any event.

Male and Female Referee are invited to Referee both Sat and Sunday events
Bring the family. Have a real family judo outing. Get two events in one weekend, at the same venue, one drive.

Contact: Michael Mooney judomooney@gmail.com 440-376-1376
Julee Cope juleecope@hotmail.com 419-806-4365
Deborah Fergus defrgs6@att.net 269 -208 -1068

Fight Like A Girl

USJA Sanction #12-042

Date: Aug. 4-5, 2012

Where: Southside Dojo, 8534 Portage Rd. Portage, Mi. 49002

Fight Like A Girl Registration at the door starts Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 12:30pm. Please be on the mat by 1:30pm. If you will be joining us for the Sunday Clinic only please register by 8:30am on Sunday as the on mat session starts at 9am.

Clinicians: Frances Glaze (kata/competitors), Julee Cope (self defense), Louise Ullman (kata and games). Others TBA

Saturday or Sunday only session $20.00

Saturday and Sunday sessions $35.00

Campers bring your sleeping bag and any personal item you will want for the stay.
Included for the campers, will be cookout Saturday night, breakfast and a snack lunch Sunday

Contact: Deborah Fergus, defrgs6@att.net. Please fill in the last sheet of this Flyer and e-mail or post by July 30, 2012 to: Deborah L. Fergus, 2006 Wickwire Rd. Benton Harbor, MI. 49002.

Pre-registration is appreciated in order to plan the events and meals for the campers.