USJF - United States Judo Federation
08h48 22  février
Kokushi Midwest Judo Kata Clinic
Stilman Davis
On February 13, 2021, Kokushi Midwest Judo hosted Sensei Eiko Shepherd’s Virtual Kata Clinic to 53 international participants. Many of them have known Sensei Shepherd throughout her long career, but for some, this was their first time sharing the mat with her. They came from all over the world ...
23h54 17  février
USJF President’s February Message
Stilman Davis
Making a Difference On Sunday, February 21 at 1:00pm 3:00pm (Pacific), I will host a Making a Difference , zoom meeting. I want to hear from you, the sensei, coach, teacher, assistant teacher and member. Share your experiences and concerns you endured during this pandemic. Participate and be...
07h37 04  février
USJF President New Year Message
Stilman Davis
Mitchell Palacio, President USJF President (1996-2000) Professor of Kinesiology at City College of San Francisco. Happy New Year to all USJF members and your families. It is an honor to be elected again, to lead our organization into the New Year. I appreciate your confidence in my ability to lead...
13h53 30  décembre
James Colgan
Stilman Davis
Russ Scherer wrote: I am extremely saddened to have to relay notification of the passing of Jim Colgan a Judo Great. Jim was well known throughout the U.S. and indeed most of the world. He had major accomplishments as a competitor, coach, manager, referee and administrator. But most of all, he...
Athlete Scholar of the Year announcement
Stilman Davis
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 no later than March 29, 2021. Forms for applying are...
19h54 28  décembre
Karen DuPage
Stilman Davis
Noboru Saito wrote about the passing of Karen DuPage, a long time supporter of Konan and Michigan Judo. Her obituary has been published on line.
00h30 22  décembre
The Intermountain Kata Clinic
Stilman Davis
08h36 21  décembre
5th Annual CENCO Kata Clinic
Stilman Davis
Sponsored by Central Coast Judo Yudanshakai, Inc. September 28 September 29, 2019 Clinician: Sensei Eiko Shepherd 8th Dan CENCO has been sponsoring the annual Kata Clinic for the past 5 years. The Kata Clinics provided valuable knowledge and training on all 7 katas. The attendees were from all...
22h50 18  décembre
Changes to Background Screening Procedures
Stilman Davis
Years ago, USJF adopted the US Center for SafeSport’s programs and standards for education and training to protect athletes and participants from abuse. SafeSport has begun to require more rigorous background screens. Thus, our background screening has been updated to meet these new standards. Our...
21h39 16  décembre
Preparing for the Future
Stilman Davis
Calvin Terada, Chair USJF Referee Development and Certification Subcommittee Calvin Terada writes: Without dojos being open for practice and tournaments being held in our community, I am sure that many of us feel a strange sense of uneasiness since judo has been a part of our entire lives for so...