Blog Archives

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

Posted in Announcements, News

Bob Rush joins the Board of Directors

Bob Rush from CEM Judo in California has joined the Board of Directors to fill the seat left by the passing of Michelle Holtze.   We welcome him and look forward to working with him.

Posted in Announcements, News

Kayla Harrison, Two Time Olympic Champion, Receives Rokudan

RIO DE JANEIRO —  American Kayla Harrison has another gold medal. Call it one more for the road. Expected to retire following these Olympics and become the next female star in professional mixed martial arts, Harrison defeated France’s Audrey Tcheumeo to

Posted in News

Passing of Michelle Holtze

From USJA President John Paccione “I am sorry to announce that I received word that USJA Board of Directors Officer Michelle Holtze has passed on. I will forward more information as it becomes available.”

Posted in Announcements, News, Uncategorized

Customized E-mail

This week the United States Judo Association would like to highlight our new customized email preferences! You can change your email preferences simply by logging into www.usja.net with your username and password. Once you arrive at your Dashboard, locate and

Posted in News

National Honor Society

We have an exciting announcement! We place high value on education, both on and off the mat. To show how much education means to us, we have partnered up with the National Honor Society to provide free membership to all

Posted in News Tagged with:

Life Member Package

Dear Members: On behalf of the staff and volunteers of “your” United States Judo association, we wish you all a Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy New Year. Over the past year, many of our members have asked about

Posted in News

CDC Concussion Training

USJA’s liability insurance company is asking every instructor, assistant instructor, indeed all persons who assume some oversight or trai ning responsibility (eg. Black belts) should take the U.S. Center for Disease Control’s free on line COACHES training at http://www.cdc.gov/headsup/youthsports/. The

Posted in News

Pan American Games

On November 5th and 6th 2015 USA Judo brought 46 competitors to Cordoba Argentina to compete in the Infantile Pan American Games and then competed in The South American Continental Championship on November 7th. In order to qualify to compete,

Posted in News

What is the USJA? by Marc Cohen

What is the USJA?   Like many of our members, I am a veteran of the USJA. Like most people my age, I began my study and association with judo in the early 1960s with the local Black Belt organization

Posted in News

Contact Us

Need help with something?

United States Judo Association, Inc.

2005 Merrick Road #313
Merrick, NY 11566
NY: (516) 366-3311
FL: (727) 937-7120
CA: (213) 260-9200
Fax: (888) 276-3432

We look forward to speaking with you.


Send us mail

Or follow us on Facebook