Sensei Yosh Uchida, 10th Degree Black Belt, San Jose State University The USJF continues its series of collaborative presentations and information sharing. Join our Zoom webinar with Judo Legend, Sensei Yoshihiro “Yosh” Uchida. Sensei Uchida is an American judo coach, businessman, entrepreneur, and educator who is best known for his contribution to judo development in … Continue reading Interview with Yoshihiro Uchida – “Pioneer of American Judo” Sunday, November 21, at 1PM Pacific
Promotional and Ref Clinic Dates Set For This November
CENCO plans to conduct our November promotional meeting on Sunday November 22, 2020. Candidates will not attend, and the Zoom link will be sent to Board Of Examiners members prior to the meeting. Please find all the promotion details here: https://cencojudo.com/about/promotions/ In anticipation of new Shodan promotional requirements for attendance at a referee clinic, Cenco … Continue reading Promotional and Ref Clinic Dates Set For This November
USJF Teacher and Assistant Teacher Cert. Course — November 3, 2019
Course will be held on Sunday, November 3rd, 2019 at City College of San Francisco! Continuing education is a process by which all professional organizations maintain excellence in their field. Likewise, the United States Judo Federation, with its long-standing tradition of technical excellence, is committed to serving its members with the latest information and procedures … Continue reading USJF Teacher and Assistant Teacher Cert. Course — November 3, 2019
31st FUKUDA KATA CHAMPIONSHIP – 10/19/19
Date: Saturday, October 19, 2019, 9:30 a.m. Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. - ends at 8:30 a.m. Fukuda championship 2019 registration and waiverDownload Tournament Advisor: Eiko Shepherd, 8th dan. Tournament Director: Wilina Monar, 4th dan. Assistant Tournament Directors: Frances Christie, Laura Tanigawa, Pamela Mery, Kathy Ravano Head Judge: Eiko Shepherd, 8th dan Note: For this … Continue reading 31st FUKUDA KATA CHAMPIONSHIP – 10/19/19
USJF Self Defense Committee Report from Mr. Neil Simon
The Self Defense Committee has been assisting several Yudanshakai in launching their own self defense committees. Over that last three years, the Committee has offered grants to Yudanshakai through the development committee to launch programs. Several Yudanshakai worked together to develop their self defense programs and curricula to help consolidate resources. Many of the smaller … Continue reading USJF Self Defense Committee Report from Mr. Neil Simon
Keiko Fukuda Joshi Judo Camp July 19-21
Be Strong, Gentle and Beautiful in Mind, Body and Spirit is Sensei’s motto. At Joshi Judo Camp, participants get instruction and practice to develop as female judoka. Joshi Judo Camp is a fun-filled weekend program that features instruction on kata as well as competitive judo. Full details are available by clicking here.
City College Tournament coming up!
The City College of San Francisco tournament is coming right up on April 28th. Mark your calendars and be sure to attend this great tournament. Click here to download the entry form: 2019 CCSF April Tournament Entryform
Cenco Kata Clinics
Cenco kata clinics coming up on April 27th and May 4th, 10 am to 12 pm at Soko Joshi Judo Club, 1622 Castro St. in San Francisco. Great for anyone interested in kata or for fulfilling Cenco kata requirements for shodan rank.
NEW Venue Location for CENCO Cup
Hi Judo Community, All I can say is, sometimes life just hits you like a bag of rocks! The CENCO Cup committee was just informed that San Jose State must complete some previously unforeseen maintenance at the Yoshiro Uchida Hall on the same weekend as our event. We begged, pleaded and tried to have the … Continue reading NEW Venue Location for CENCO Cup
Cenco Cup Team Tournament Set for March 31st
Hi Judo Community! Since team registration is quickly approaching, the CENCO Cup committee wanted to answer some FAQ’s to clarify anything that may be unclear. (Q) Is the CENCO Cup only for CENCO clubs? (A) No - all clubs are welcomed to register a team in the CENCO Cup as long as all participants hold … Continue reading Cenco Cup Team Tournament Set for March 31st