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2019 Senior Nationals
2019 Senior Nationals
Jun 1 – Jun 2 all-day
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2019 Shufu/USJF Self Defense Certification and Re-Certification Clinic
2019 Shufu/USJF Self Defense Certification and Re-Certification Clinic @ Pure Performance Martial Arts Center
Jun 9 all-day
  For those planning to attend the Self Defense Certification clinic at Pure Performance Rockville, please confirm via email with Eric Spears that you will be attending at: dericspears@gmail,com.   On June 9th or before please bring hard copies of the completed Application and waiver, CDC, Safesport, CPR/First aid and current background check verification, as well as any documentation of self defense courses you have taken or given.   Please also bring a check made out to Shufu for $50 for the clinic plus the appropriate certification cost for the teacher level you are going for.   Prior to attending the clinic please go to and watch videos 1,2 and 5.   No judo gi is required at this event.   Thank you   Eric Spears 240-938-1233        
Celita Schutz East Coast Championships
Celita Schutz East Coast Championships @ Monsignor Farell High School
Jun 9 all-day
2018IJF Rules will govern, except (1) no armlocks will be allowed in the 13-14divisions (2) matside coaching will be allowed in all divisions and (3) players will be allowed to change gisto conform to the rules , without being penalized.Modified Double Elimination for all pools except 3 & 4 playerpools will fight Round Robin.No chokes for 12 and under. No armbars for ANYnovice categories. Current IJF medical rules(no examination except for blood or grave injury) will apply to all divisions.All female contestants are required to wear a plain white tee shirt or leotard to compete!All contestants, including juniors must bring at least one white gi. A player called towhite side must wear a white gi, or forfeit-no exceptions. Blue judo gis are to be worn on blue side ONLY, but are not required. Players may bring their own blue belt to be worn instead.Tournament Director(s) reservethe right to make changes as needed.
Greatest Camp on Earth
Greatest Camp on Earth
Jun 20 – Jun 23 all-day
Three days of Judo taught by US and International Judo Olympians and World Champions! This year’s headliners include 4x Judo Olympian Taigo Camilo (Brazil), 2x Judo Olympian Lynne Roethke (USA), Kata World Champions Jeff Giunta and Heiko Rommelman (USA), European Military Champion Nick Lowe (GB), and several other International-level competitors. This Camp/Clinic is for all levels and ages of judoka – all clinicians will spend time with kids and adults alike. Please see the website: for more details.
Summer Slam Judo Championships
Summer Slam Judo Championships
Jun 23 all-day
Judo tournament hosted by Tony Camal and Hudson Yudanshakai in Paterson, NJ
USA Judo Coach’s Certification Clinic
USA Judo Coach’s Certification Clinic @ Sport Judo
Jun 23 all-day
Please Note:   There is a change in the deadline for preregistration. Please have your paperwork postmarked by Friday June 14, 2019.    Note there will be both preregistration and on-site registration.  Please bring your required copies of certifications as mentioned in the flyer with you to the clinic. Do not email them to Michael Landstreet.      


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

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: