Olympians’ Judo Training and Competitive Techniques

August 15, 2019
September 15, 2019 all-day
Sport Judo
Rob Reilly, Clinic Coordinator

Register onsite this Sunday





Learn Judo featuring Legendary Olympians and Coaches James Bregman, Patrick Burris, Jason Morris and David Williams teaching Competitive Skills and Training Methods
(Please see individual biographies below)
Sanction number: pending

Date: Sunday, September 15th
Site: Sport Judo, 5405-A Port Royal Rd, Springfield, VA 22151. 703-407-1691
Schedule: Registration 8:30-9 am
Clinic to begin at 9 am
Break for lunch: ~ 12:30-1:15 Lunch will be provided
Clinic resumes at 1:15 and goes to ~ 4-4:30.

Fee: $50, Checks to Shufu Judo Yudanshakai or cash.

There are additional fees for USJA and USA Judo Coaches Certification. See attached form for USJA Coach Certification. Go to the following to download the USA Judo Coaching Certification Form:
Contact: Rob Reilly, reilly@media.mit.edu, Clinic Coordinator

James Bregman – originally started at Washington Judo Club but went on to train in Tokyo, Japan. He practiced at Meiji University, the Kodokan, and the Tokyo Police Academy. He was a member of the first US Olympic Judo team, which competed in the 1964 Tokyo Olympics and he won a Bronze medal. The following year, he was again a Bronze medalist
in the World Championships in São Paulo, Brazil. In 1965, Jim was the Gold medalist in the Maccabiah Games and the Pan-American Games. Bregman Sensei also served as United States Judo Association (USJA) President on 3 different occasions.

Patrick Burris – 1972 & 1976 Olympic Judo Teams, 5 – time Senior National Champion, Founder/Director of USA Judo Stars Foundation and present USA Judo Coach Education and Certification Program Director.

Jason Morris – USA Olympian in 1988, 1992, 1996 and 2000, Olympic Judo Silver medalist in 1992 Barcelona Olympics. Olympic coach at 2008 Beijing Olympics. Jason has had numerous athletes from Jason Morris Judo Center in the World Championships and the Olympics.

David Williams – IJF A referee (recently has refereed on the International circuit), International judo competitor, USA Judo World Team member 1993, International Coach, former Athlete Representative to the USA Judo Board of Directors.

Cooperation Among Different Organizations – This event is sponsored by Shufu Judo Yudanshakai and United States Judo Federation, and also features prominent leaders from USA Judo and the United States Judo







Don’t let your skills deteriorate while you’re watching old Twilight Zone reruns during the shutdown!  Check out this first list of videos that can help keep your technique sharp and your body fit.



Twilight Zone Reruns

Coach Certification

SafeSport Certification is now required for all USJF registered clubs. If you have already completed the course and submitted a copy of your certificate, you do not need to resubmit. For more information or to take the course, please visit https://athletesafety.org/

Heads Up concussion training, through the CDC’s website, is a requirement for all members of your USJF registered club who function as teachers at any time. Please advise all of your instructors and assistant instructors of this requirement. The training can be accessed at: http://www.cdc.gov/headsup/