WOW !! Shufu International Kata Team Brings Home the Golds. And Silver. And Bronze !!!

April 20, 2018
WOW !!  Shufu International Kata Team Brings Home the Golds.  And Silver.  And Bronze !!!

  Pix and Preliminary report from Karl Tamai and Wayne Lifshitz: Rob and Lisa: 2 Gold: Kime No Kata and…

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2018 Shufu Rules Clinic Scores an IPPON!

February 17, 2018
2018 Shufu Rules Clinic Scores an IPPON!

  Georgetown University, February 11   53 coaches, referees, tournament directors, and competitors from as far away as Massachusetts, Connecticut,…

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Sharon Landstreet Selected for IJF World Tour Events, Referees World Championships

February 4, 2018
Sharon Landstreet Selected for IJF World Tour Events, Referees World Championships

For Sharon Landstreet refereeing always felt natural because of her experience as a certified high school softball umpire. After taking…

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Bobby Donaldson Awarded Top Referee Certification by International Judo Federation

January 27, 2018
Bobby Donaldson Awarded Top Referee Certification by International Judo Federation

  In one of the latest demonstrations of the continuing tradition of top-flight referees developing out of Shufu, Bobby Donaldson…

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2017 Shufu Fall Promotional Examination

November 3, 2017
2017 Shufu Fall Promotional Examination

  Shufu’s Fall Promotional will be held on Sunday, November 12th, at Sport Judo in Northern Virginia.   Registration is…

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Shufu Well-Represented at Kata World Championships

October 21, 2017
Shufu Well-Represented at Kata World Championships

by Karl Tamai/Diane Jackson Two Shufu Yudanshakai teams participated at the 2017 Kata World Championships in Sardinia, Italy.  The Ju no kata…

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Olympic and Worlds Medalist Marti Malloy is 2017 Takemori Memorial Clinician on December 9th

October 10, 2017

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2017 Faye Allen Kata Championship and Clinic

September 18, 2017
2017 Faye Allen Kata Championship and Clinic

  We have an extraordinary team of clinicians this year – a veritable US Kata all stars.   Senseis Diane…

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Special Meeting of Shufu Blackbelts This Saturday July 29th at College Park

July 25, 2017

To All Shufu Yudansha:   I hope you are planning to come to the Shufu Special Board of Directors Special…

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Edwin Takemori’s Referee Clinic

June 26, 2017
Edwin Takemori’s Referee Clinic

  From Karl Tamai, IJF-A Referee and Head Sensei, College Park Judo Club   Thanks to all for participating in…

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Coach Certification

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