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Call for Hall of Fame Nominations

admin - March 29, 2017
Hello Everyone, The Hall of Fame Committee is calling for nominations of deserving individuals for consideration for induction into the USJF Hall of Fame. Please go to the Hall of Fame Committee webpage for information about the Hall of Fame and process. Please utilize the guidelines ...more
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Calling for a new Archivist

admin - March 14, 2017
USJF needs a person to step forward to be Chair of the Archivist Committee. Jerry Hays, who has overseen the Archivist Committee since 2004 is stepping down. Please see attached for the duties of this position. Mr. Hays will be glad to talk with anyone interested in this position. In 2004, when ...more
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USA Judo blog published

admin - February 22, 2017
The USA Judo CEO placed his video blog in USA Judo web site. more
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Article on Paige Cox

admin - January 19, 2017
See news from Bluffton about Paige's experience.more
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New Shodan Promotion Requirement

admin - January 06, 2017
Happy New Year! We hope that you and yours enjoyed the holiday season. Please find attached a memo regarding some new requirements for Shodan promotions that was approved by the USJF Board of Examiners. Please familarize yourself with the requirements and disseminate this information to all ...more
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SANIX-TAISET 2016 — Konan Team Coach

admin - January 04, 2017
To Mr. Munemasa, Mr. Kondo, Mr. Murray, Mrs. Koyama, Mr. Getov, Mr. Kugisaki, Mr. Adachi, Mr. Kamiya and Ms. Nishida, I wanted to thank USJF, Sanix Sports Foundation, the Global Arena, and Taisei Junior High School for a great experience in Japan.  USJF funding made easier to participate in ...more
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SANIX-TAISET 2016 — A Parent’s Perspective

admin - January 04, 2017
by Julie Cox As a parent you hope that you are teaching your children to be gracious and appreciate the blessings of their life. The opportunity to join the team and travel to Japan for SANIX 2016 allowed my family many opportunities to reinforce the life lessons of appreciation and ...more
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SANIX-TAISET 2016

admin - January 04, 2017
by Paige Cox At the beginning of 2016, I was training for tournaments like Scholastics, Junior Olympics and Junior Internationals. I had never been out of the country nor did I remember being on an airplane. I trained three times a week and worked out sometimes at home. Then I got the call - ...more
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A source of the history of judo

admin - August 23, 2016
As some of you know, my part-time job allows me to read, while I am getting peanuts. I have just finished The Japanese American Story by S. Floyd Mori. In this book, was a link to www.densho.org. In their archives you will find some interviews about judo in the US during WWII from ...more
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Marti Malloy and the Long Road to her High Seeding for Rio

admin - July 24, 2016
At the 2016 US National Championships in Dallas in early April the USJF Roving Reporter spoke with the three women who are representing the US Olympic Team in Rio in August. The first interview was with Angelica Delgado, and the second interview in this series of three was with Marti ...more
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