Announcements

Save the Date : Saturday 18 January 2020 Kagami Baraki !

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Please come join us to celebrate the Grand Finale Kagami Biraki coming up on January 18, 2020 at the Palo Alto Buddhist Temple.

Palo Alto Buddhist Temple

2751 Louis Road

Palo Alto, CA 94303

Saturday January 18, 2020

10am to 2pm

Let us have a fun day of judo , bring your students, families and mingle with your friends at lunch.

Save the Date : Sunday 15 December – 2019 Winter Junior Competition Judo Training Workout & Clinic at Nakano Judo Academy !!

Date Sunday 15th December

2 Sessions 10.00 AM – 12.00 PM & 1.30 PM -3.30 PM

Location : 2072 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95050

Eligibility: Ages 10 – 20 years old. Belt requirement: yellow belt and higher. Open to current USJF, USJA, & USA Judo Members. Must present valid card at registration.
Clinician: Shintaro Nakano, 5th Dan Black Belt and eight-time team member of the Japan National Team, will be the main instructor for the camp & clinics. He was the Judo Coach at San Jose State University for 7 years, the premier North American college for Judo. Additionally, he has coached Marti Malloy, supporting her bronze medal win at the 2012 London Olympics, as well as Colton Brown another Olympian who competed in the 2016 games in Rio.

See additional information

City College of San Francisco Invitational Judo Tournament – Sunday 17 Nov

Date: Sunday, November 17, 2019

Location: City College of San Francisco
Wellness Center
50 Phelan Ave.
San Francisco, Calif. 94112

Time: Tournament will commence at 10:30 am.

Entry Fee: Entry fee will be $40.00 per contestant, second family member $30.00, third or more family members FREE. Make checks payable to: ML Event Management

Entry form: http://www.ccsfjudo.org/assets/2019-ccsf-nov-tournament-entryform.pdf

Eligibility: Open to all qualified male and female, Junior/Intermediate and Senior competitors with current USJF, USJA or USA Judo membership cards. Must present current membership card.

Sponsored: CCSF Judo Club Sanctioned by: USJF: 19-11-11.

Palo Alto Tournament Early Weigh-Ins

Register online first, only $50 now, will rise to $70 soon:
https://www.strongvon.com/paloaltojudo2019

If you then weigh-in at one of the designated locations, you can skip all lines on tournament day and only have to come just prior to the earliest possible start of your division:

Junior Division (under 13)                If onsite must show up 7:30 to 9 a.m.  
If paid and weighed-in in advance, only have to show up at 9am so they can warm up and be organized to start at 10am sharp.

Intermediate Division (13 – 16)       If onsite must show up 9:30 to 11 a.m.  
If paid and weighed-in in advance, only have to show up at 11am (or earlier to warm up).

Senior Division (17 & over)            If onsite must show up 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 
If paid and weighed-in in advance, only have to show up ready to fight at 12:30pm  (or earlier to warm up).

Satellite Weigh-ins:

You can come to Weigh-ins on tournament day (getting up much earlier, standing in line), or you can take advantage of one of the EARLY WEIGH-IN sitesavailable to anybody that registers and pays electronically in advance and brings: (1) a printout of the payment confirmation email PLUS (2) a valid USJF/USJA/USA Judo card PLUS (3) filled Paper Official Entry Form with the their Sensei’s signature saying they can fight if they’re not a black belt, PLUS (4) the Waiver signed by adult contestants or parents of minors.

Chuck Jefferson Judo – Wednesday October 30th – 6 to 7pm
3055 Meridian Ave., San Jose, CA

East Bay Judo Institute – Saturday November 2nd – 9am to Noon
11165 San Pablo Ave, El Cerrito, CA

Tri-Valley Judo – Saturday November 2nd – 10:30am to Noon
1040 Serpentine Lane #203, Pleasanton, CA

Cupertino Judo Club – Saturday November 2nd – 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Monta Vista Park, 22601 Voss Ave, Cupertino, CA

510 Judo – Sunday November 3rd – 1pm to 3pm
1029 MacArthur Blvd, San Leandro, CA

Norcal Judo – Monday November 4th – 6:00pm to 7:15pm
Benicia Clock Tower, located at 1189 Washington St. Benicia, CA

San Jose Buddhist – Monday November 4th – 7:30pm to 8:30 PM 1050 North 5th Street, San Jose, CA

Palo Alto Judo Club – Tuesday November 5th – 7:00pm to 8:30pm 
2751 Louis Rd, Palo Alto, CA

Bojuka Judo – Wednesday November 6th – 7:15pm to 8:30pm
291 Carmel Ave, Marina, CA

Saturday , November 2nd Joshi Judo Club is hosting a Nage-no-Kata clinic for Cenco members

Date:    Saturday , November 2.

              10am – noon.   (may go overtime)

Location:   Soko Joshi Judo Club

                    1622 Castro St.

                    San Francisco, CA 94114

Cost:   $20 / per person

Maximum capacity :  10

RSVP  required by :  10/30/2019

Please email to : wmjudo@att.net 

Additional  Nage-no kata clinic will be on December 7, 2019 upon request.

Sunday 10th November 66th Annual Palo Alto Judo Invitational – On line Registration !

Date : Sunday November 10 th 10.am

Location : Menlo-Atherton High School, Ayers Gymnasium 555 Middlefield Road Atherton CA

Registration

Discounted to $40 online up to 10/31/2019. $50 online between 11/01 and 11/8/2019. $70 for walk-ins.

Registration online before 11/8 https://www.strongvon.com/paloaltojudo2019

Information and forms :

Satellite Weigh-ins:

You can come to Weigh-ins on tournament day (getting up much earlier, standing in line), or you can take advantage of one of the EARLY WEIGH-IN sitesavailable to anybody that registers and pays electronically in advance and brings: (1) a printout of the payment confirmation email PLUS (2) a valid USJF/USJA/USA Judo card PLUS (3) filled Paper Official Entry Form with the their Sensei’s signature saying they can fight if they’re not a black belt, PLUS (4) the Waiver signed by adult contestants or parents of minors.

Chuck Jefferson Judo – Wednesday October 30th – 6 to 7pm
3055 Meridian Ave., San Jose, CA

East Bay Judo Institute – Saturday November 2nd – 9am to Noon
11165 San Pablo Ave, El Cerrito, CA

Tri-Valley Judo – Saturday November 2nd – 10:30am to Noon
1040 Serpentine Lane #203, Pleasanton, CA

Cupertino Judo Club – Saturday November 2nd – 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Monta Vista Park, 22601 Voss Ave, Cupertino, CA

510 Judo – Sunday November 3rd – 1pm to 3pm
1029 MacArthur Blvd, San Leandro, CA

Norcal Judo – Monday November 4th – 6:00pm to 7:15pm
Benicia Clock Tower, located at 1189 Washington St. Benicia, CA

San Jose Buddhist – Monday November 4th – 7:30pm to 8:30 PM 1050 North 5th Street, San Jose, CA

Palo Alto Judo Club – Tuesday November 5th – 7:00pm to 8:30pm 
2751 Louis Rd, Palo Alto, CA

Bojuka Judo – Wednesday November 6th – 7:15pm to 8:30pm
291 Carmel Ave, Marina, CA

Saturday November 9th Palo Alto Referees and Officials Clinic 2 PM – Online registration !

We have a great team leading us:  Chief Referee Gary Takemoto and Examiners Greg Moore and Dan Israel.

Location Menlo-Atherton High School, in the old Dance Studio next to Ayers Gymnasium, 555 Middlefield Road Atherton CA

Registration :

Online discounted registration of $20 up to November 4th, 2019.  $30 on or after 11/5/2019 and for walk-ins.  Walk-ins should write checks to CENCO

Online registration https://www.strongvon.com/cencorefclinic2019/