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Message From Mitchell Palacio – President of USJF

April 4, 2021
Message From Mitchell Palacio – President of USJF

  “USJF Dojo: Re-start of Judo”   On Sunday, April 11, at 4:00pm – 5:30pm (Eastern), I will host the…

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Special Teleconference: The Business of Judo – (Re)Opening a Club

March 18, 2021

  Zoom Link:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84379245641?pwd=NGNQOGxvdFBLQWhLNWdGMkhpTjNiQT09   “The Business of Judo”   Zoom Link:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84379245641?pwd=NGNQOGxvdFBLQWhLNWdGMkhpTjNiQT09                

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Shufu Promotions

March 11, 2021

  The following is a special announcement from Miki Takemori, Chairperson of the Shufu Board of Examiners:   In January of 2021, due to the present situation with the COVID virus, the Shufu BOE voted to allow judo promotions on a Sensei recommendation (without testing) for this one time only.…

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Spring 2021 Shufu Promotion For Dan Ranks

January 17, 2021

Shufu Judo Yudanshakai presents the Spring 2021 Shufu Judo Yudanshakai Senior Promotional for Dan Ranks On March 6, 2021, the Shufu Board of Examiners (BOE) will virtually review paperwork for dan ranks, in lieu of holding a face-to-face promotion event due to the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE). Eligibility to…

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Shufu Board of Directors and Board of Examiners Meetings This Saturday, January 9th

January 7, 2021

  The Shufu Board of Directors are scheduled to meet this Saturday, January 9th, from 10 am until 12 noon.  The Board of Examiners will meet from 1 pm – 3 pm.   The meetings will be virtual, and all members of the Board of Directors and the Board of…

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New USJF COVID Guidance Published

January 6, 2021

   

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2019-2020 USJF Athlete-Scholar Of The Year Scholarship Invitation and Application

December 30, 2020

  Scholarship recipients of $1,000, $750, and $500 awards for 2021 will be selected by the Athlete-Scholar of the Year Committee on behalf of the USJF Board of Directors by April 2021.   Applications are due to the United State Judo Federation national office (no@usjf.com) no later than March 29,…

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Dick Hugh Elected to USJF Hall of Fame; Ken Tamai Honored With USJF’s Lifetime Achievement Award

December 15, 2020
Dick Hugh Elected to USJF Hall of Fame; Ken Tamai Honored With USJF’s Lifetime Achievement Award

                            Two longtime pillars of Shufu Judo Yudanshakai were recently awarded special honors by the United States Judo Federation (USJF).  Dick Hugh was elected to the USJF Hall of Fame, and Ken Tamai, who died in 2004,…

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USJF Certifies Four New Rokudans in Shufu

December 1, 2020
USJF Certifies Four New Rokudans in Shufu

  Congratulations To All !!    

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Masked Sensei 7 with Morgan Girardeau on Saturday December 5th 2020

November 20, 2020
Masked Sensei 7 with Morgan Girardeau on Saturday December 5th 2020

Kokushi Midwest Judo Presents The 7th Masked Sensei Clinic Featuring Morgan Girardeau   Author of Judo World Tour – The Globe Trotting Judoka   Saturday December 5th, 2020   Armed with his judogi, iphone and passport, Morgan backpacked around the world (41 countries) to practice judo in as many dojos…

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JUDO-AT-HOME Videos

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.

Judo-at-Home

 

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/