American Judo Organizations Sign Historic Alliance Agreement

Today, history was made with the signing of the first-ever American Judo Alliance Agreement between the United States Judo Association (USJA), United States Judo Federation (USJF) and United States Judo, Inc. (USA Judo). This new agreement paves the way for the three organizations to work together with the focus of growing the sport of judo in the United States.

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Dr. Charles’ Judo Stamps

Welcome to the world’s greatest collection of martial arts stamps, coins, and phone cards!  Most of these items concern judo.  Without a single recorded injury, judo stamp collecting has to be the safest judo-related activity of all, safer even than kata judging and refereeing.

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USJA Development Fund 2017

Over the last 3 years the USJA has supported athletes of all levels. We have given money to competitors and referees to help get them to competitions and training camps!

We are a nonprofit organization and we thrive on supporting our members at all levels. This month we are asking for your help. Please donate to the USJA athlete fund to help our elite, our future champions and our referees accomplish their goals!

We thank you in advance for supporting our USJA Judo family.

USJA Development Fund 2017 Disbursements

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Board of Directors Meeting

Board of Directors Meeting

March 16th, 1 pm
Kodokan Judo of Cape Coral
532 SE 47th Terrace
Cape Coral, FL 33904
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2017 USJA/USJF Winter Nationals



This premier event is held the first weekend in December in sunny Southern California by Los Angeles at Azusa Pacific University’s Felix Event Center. It was created and is hosted by Goltz Judo and is endorsed by the USJA/USJF Grassroots Judo™ alliance . You expect to see over 700 competitors from all over the country as well as different parts of the world such as Europe, Asia, South America, even a team from Fuji! In addition to the national tournament for all age groups and skill levels, clinics are held on coaching, refereeing, kata, and just about anything pertaining to the study of judo.

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July 6th, 2017 Board Meeting

Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the Board of Directors of the United States Judo Association will be held on the 6th day of July 2017, at Seven o’clock (7:00) P.M., at the USJA/USJF Summer Nationals.  Exact room to be announced.

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SSCI available online

Coach and Black Belt SSCI background checks can now be ordered online at

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2017 USJA/USJF Grassroots Judo Summer Nationals

Information about the 2017 USJA/USJF Grassroots Judo Summer Nationals is available here.

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Annual Meeting – March 31st, 2017

Notice is hereby given that a meeting of the Board of Directors of the United States Judo Association will be held on the 31st day of March 2017, at One o’clock (1:00) P.M., at Kodokan Judo of Cape Coral Dojo, 532 SE 47th Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33904.

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Gary Berliner Appointed Head Referee

USJA President John Paccione is pleased to announce that International A Referee Gary Berliner, 8th dan has accepted the position of Head Referee for the USJA.  Gary is a member of the NGB’s Referee Commission and was a referee at the Rio (Para) Olympics last summer.

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