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Grassroots Judo Calendar for 2018

admin - December 14, 2017
The leaders of Grassroots Judo™ are the Presidents, the Executive Directors, and the Legal Counsels of the USJA and the USJF. Our aim is to grow Judo and enable people to contribute to society. We are the organizations of choice for coaches and students to train in the fundamentals of “big” ...more
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2017 USJF National Kata Conference

admin - September 07, 2017
Report and photos from Eiko Shepherd.more
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2017 USJA/USJF Grassroots Judo Summer Nationals Update!

admin - May 18, 2017
Michael Szrejter wrote: Host Hotel, Hilton West Palm has extended the $115 +tax room rate until Next Monday, May 22, 2017, or until availability runs out. Hint; they are already at 90% Call Hilton reservations @ 561-231-6000 and use discount code: ZJUD Here’s a list of nearby, backup, ...more
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2017 USJF High School Judoka Special Training Camp in Korea

admin - March 31, 2017
Dear all Judoka, Application for the Special Training Camp in Korea is now open. Eligibility The Judoka (14 -20 years old) wishing to join this trip to Korea must be a member of USJF (training camp member must be male judoka Only). Travel The travel dates are as follows: All members ...more
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2017 Study Abroad Japan with Judo

admin - March 31, 2017
2017 Study Abroad Japan with Judo Dates – July 18 – August 8 Purpose – practice judo at Matsumae Judo Juku (youth dojo, part of Tokai University system) and cultural exchange Age group – boys and girls, 9th – 12th grade (incoming freshmen to graduating seniors) Funding – partial funding by ...more
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NY Open 2017 - Timeline & The Order of Fights

admin - March 17, 2017
For tickets go Opening ceremonies and final matches start at 2:00 pm Mens Teams: France (FRA), Germany (GER), Israel (ISR) & USA Womens Teams: France (FRA), Israel (ISR) & USA (Round Robin) Competition starts at Noon 1st Men – Israel (ISR) vs ...more
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Sanix 2016 -- Nikita Harvey

admin - March 16, 2017
Dear Sanix, Taisei, USJF and Sensei Saito, Firstly, I would like to say a big “thank you” to the whole Sanix organization for giving me the opportunity to participate in an extraordinary trip to Japan. I had an amazing time traveling with my teammates and competing alongside them. When we ...more
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Sanix 2016 -- Isaiah Thor

admin - February 26, 2017
Thank you for giving me the opportunity to go to Japan. It was a really fun experience for me. Although the plane ride was a little long, I had a blast touring Japan and competing in the judo tournament. When we first arrived to Japan around noon, my friend (and his family) and I took a bus ...more
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Invitation to the National Kata Conference

admin - February 25, 2017
Dear Judo Friends, USJF Kata Committee would like to invite you to the 2017 USJF National Kata Conference in July. Please help us out by circulating this Flyer to your judo friends. Thank you so much for your support. See you in St. Louis. Eiko Shepherd more
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Juan Carlos Barcos Talks about the New Rules of Competition at the Paris Grand Slam

admin - February 24, 2017
by Chuck Medani, for the USJF Juan Carlos Barcos Paris, February 12, 2017. Juan Carlos Barcos is the Head Refereeing Director of the International Judo Federation (IJF), and the President of the Spanish Judo Federation. He started his international refereeing career in Moscow in 1980, and ...more
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