Upcoming Events

July 16, 2017 by

Click on links below for details and look on the listed Judo sites for other events:

Judo Event Calendars:


March 15, 2023 by

Date: 3/25/2023

Click HERE for tournament details

Katame No Kata Clinic – February 26th, 2023

February 19, 2023 by

Learn the 15 techniques of katame no kata with Sensei Frances Glaze and Sensei Diane Tamai Jackson hosted at MaxOut Sports in Bedford Heights, OH

Konan Promotion Workshop – Part 2 – March 5, 2023

February 4, 2023 by

This workshop will review the requirements for promotion focusing on Sankyu and above techniques.
The previous workshop focusing on Rokyu and Gokyu techiques will be posted on the Konan Website.


Registration: 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Workshop to commence starting at 1:00 pm


Shojin dojo
29223 Southfield Rd.,
Southfield, MI, 48086

Michigan State Games Judo Tournament – February 18, 2023

January 11, 2023 by

When: February 18, 2023 starting at 10am

Where: Kroc Center Grand Rapids, MI 49507

Hosted by: Godai Judo

Something for everyone in Judo!
Veterans (Masters)

Register: Here

Konan Promotional Clinic – January 29, 2023

January 9, 2023 by

Revised Konan Dan Candidate Application Form

August 15, 2021 by

Thanks to Mr. Neil Simon for revising the Konan Dan Candidate Application Form to update links and other content.

Click here for the Konan Dan Candidate Application Form

Konan Fall Promotional, Lewis Center OH – September 12, 2021

August 4, 2021 by

Click here for the flier.

2020 Michigan Open Judo Tournament Cancelled

March 20, 2020 by

I regret to inform you that Michigan Judo is canceling the 2020 Michigan Judo Championships.

The tournament had been scheduled for March 22. 2020 in East Lansing, Michigan.

Our host Michigan State University has announce cancelation of face to face classes in reaction to the Covid-19 outbreak .

Anyone having pre-registered will receive a full refund in the coming weeks.

Again we regret that we must cancel 2020 Michigan Judo Championships but the safety of our players and families must be our primary concern.

Jim Murray
President, Michigan Judo
Ph. 616-293-1568

COVID-19 Guidance from United States Judo Federation

March 19, 2020 by

Click here for important guidance from USJF regarding COVID-19


Konan 2020 Spring Promotional Clinic, Toledo OH – January 26

January 13, 2020 by

konan-logo3.jpgDATE: Sunday, January 26, 2020


Registration 12:30 PM -1:00 PM
Training and Review – 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Kata Certification Testing – 3:00 – 4:00 PM


Workshop – $20.00
USJF Kata Testing and Certification  – $20.00

LOCATION: Black Swamp Judo Club, 5105 Glendale Ave., Toledo, OH 45614


  • Mrs. Frances Glaze, Rokudan, Chair of the Konan Board of Examiners, USJF A Kata Instructor (all 7 Katas), USA Judo Judge and former International Kata Competitor.
  • Other members of the Konan Promotion Committee.

Candidates will review for their Kata and Go Kyo no Waza. We strongly suggest you prepare for the promotion test at the promotional clinic. Those that want to be certified in a Kata must fill out application form plus a $20.00 testing fee that goes to USJF. You must notify Mrs. Glaze that you are planning to test for Kata certification prior to the beginning of the clinic. Only USJF members may be evaluated for promotion and certification.

Candidates must have and provide:

The Registration Form and Waiver for the Clinic will be available at the Clinic.

Click here for the Workshop Registration Form and Waiver.

Questions?  Call (419) 350-1505 or e-mail Frances Glaze.

ELIGIBILITY: All participants must present a valid U.S.J.I., U.S.J.F. or U.S.J.A card at the workshop site. If
you cannot produce a card, in order to participate, you will need to purchase a membership on site. Foreign
contestants must have the proper ID from their home country.

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