TIKO OJITO WINS US NATIONAL MEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP

April 15, 2013
TIKO OJITO WINS US NATIONAL MEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP

April 14, 2013.  Virginia Beach, VA. Ernest “Tiko” Ojito won the US National Men’s Judo Championship in the 55 KG…

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2013 Ken Tamai Memorial Tournament

March 17, 2013
2013 Ken Tamai Memorial Tournament

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Whilden and Jackson Teach Large Group of Kata Competitors and Enthusiasts at Shufu’s Nage No Kata Clinic

March 10, 2013
Whilden and Jackson Teach Large Group of Kata Competitors and Enthusiasts at Shufu’s Nage No Kata Clinic

  Congratulations to all of the judoka who were able to take advantage of the opportunity to participate in the…

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Tokyo Universities Team at Georgetown

March 6, 2013
Tokyo Universities Team at Georgetown

Photo Courtesy of Roy Nanjo   Photo Gallery  

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2013 Virginia Open

February 25, 2013

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2013 Coaches Certification Clinic Led by 2-Time Olympian Pat Burris

February 14, 2013
2013 Coaches Certification Clinic Led by 2-Time Olympian Pat Burris

 Photos Courtesy of Sebastian John On an unexpectedly warm and clear day, the 2013 USA Judo Coach Education and Certification…

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2013 Shufu Referees’ Clinic at DeMatha

February 4, 2013
2013 Shufu Referees’ Clinic at DeMatha

  Congratulations go to all of the nearly 100 judoka who were able to attend the 28th annual Shufu Judo…

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2013 Maryland State Championships held in College Park

January 27, 2013
2013 Maryland State Championships held in College Park

January 26, 2013 – On a crisp, snow-covered day, the Maryland State Championships were held at Ritchie Coliseum on the…

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New Competition Rules Presented

December 21, 2012
New Competition Rules Presented

Link to the International Judo Federation site that describes and explains the reasons for the change in rules.

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Cross-Training Workout Held in Rockville

December 5, 2012
Cross-Training Workout Held in Rockville

  A regional judo and Brazilian jiu jitsu competitor workout was held on Sunday, December 2nd at Pure Performance Martial…

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George Balch Scholarship

Reminder to all high school seniors and graduates intending to continue judo and attend college – The application deadline for the 2018 George Balch Scholarship is June 30, 2018. This year, in addition to the four continuing scholarship awardees, the Committee will strive to fund one additional scholarship. Please read the qualifications and application form carefully and be sure to provide the required information.

Balch Scholarship Fund webpage

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 www.safesport.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/