Take a listen to this great interview with Olympic Bronze medalist and World Championship Silver medalist Marti Malloy! You’ll hear about Marti’s early years and how she got started in judo, her competition years and what she’s up to now.
Shintaro Nakano will be having a Competition Clinic coming up soon at his dojo in Santa Clara. For kids between the ages of 10 and 20 with a minimum belt rank of orange.
Click here for more information on the training camp.
USJF Sanction # 17-06-06
Purpose: 1. Sharpen Judo skills before the major summer tournaments 2. lmprove Judo skills with Japanese style Randori 3. Build core strength with pinpoint drills and conditioning training
Date: June 10th – 11th 2017
Location: 855 Park Avenue, San Jose, CA 95126
Eligibility: Ages 10 yrs. old and above. Belt requirement: orange belt and higher. Open to current USJF, USJA & USA Judo Members. Must present card at registration.
Enrollment limit: 35 persons per day
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 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.
Schedule: 2 Clinic Workout Sessions (2 days/2 sessions per day). Morning sessions start at 10AM each morning. Door opens at 9AM each day for registration.
-Saturday, June 10th 10AM-12PM Drills & Randori. 2PM-4PM Clinic (Review: Tachiwaza Kumi-kata [Grippingl, Tachi-waza Tomoe-nage. Competition drills)
-Sunday, June 11th 10AM-12PM Drills & Randori. 2PM-4PM Clinic (Review: Newaza Shime-waza [chokesl. Kansetsu-waza (arm bar). Conditioning Training,
Clinic Fee: $120/2 days (Allcamp)
$60/1 day: Saturday or Sunday (for 2 sessions) $40/One session
For further information about the academy, the instructors and location: http://www.nakanojudo.net/
Vallejo Judo Club will be hosting a clinic with Shintaro Nakano on Saturday, September 17th, 2016 (the day before the East Bay Judo Invitational).