Venue : St. Louis , Missouri
Date : March 8 (Friday) & 9 (Saturday), 2019
All are welcome to attend this two-day conference with classroom and mat sessions focusing on the IJF kata scoring system
Featuring : Michel Kozlowski, Sports Director Deputy – IJF Kata expert from Belgium
2019-kata-clinicSee the PDF Brochure about the 2019 usjf kata conference and registration forms
I would like to start by just saying “Wow! What a great first international experience!” Not only did I get to spend and entire week doing judo in Japan, but the cultural experience was like no other. I was extremely impressed with Japan and its customs. It was a great experience that I took so much from and will never forget.
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My trip to Japan was filled with valuable learning experiences, great judo and an abundance of fun. The opportunity to compete against countries around the globe, make new friends and learn from one of the world’s top competitors is one I will always remember. Continue reading “2018 Sanix — from Weston Uyekawa”
The USJF Kata Chairman, Eiko Saito Shepherd, 8th Dan, writes:
The 2018 USJF Kata Conference was held in Honolulu, Hawaii. The clinic was held August 2, 3, & 4th at Ala Wai Golf Course Ballroom. This conference was sponsored by the Judo Black Belt Association of Hawaii. About 54 people participated over the 3 days.
Continue reading “2018 USJF Kata Conference Report”
This year’s 2018 Grassroots Kata Championship was held in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The tournament ran very smoothly thanks to the dedication of Jim Murray, Neil Simon, Don Flagg, Calvin Terada, and Noboru Saito.
Continue reading “2018 Grassroots Kata Championship Results”
Gary Hashiro writes:
This year’s USJF National Kata Conference will be held in Honolulu, Hawaii on August 2, 3, and 4. The early bird discount deadline for the hotel and the conference have been extended to July 7. Come and attend the Kata conference and learn the seven Kodokan Kata. Stay a few extra days to relax and enjoy the beauty of Hawaii. Attached is the registration packet. We hope to see you there.
Open to male and female USJF Judoka with demonstrated competitive experience
Continue reading “2018 Study Abroad Japan Camp”