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Revised Konan Dan Candidate Application Form

August 15, 2021

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

Click here for the flier.

2020 Michigan Open Judo Tournament Cancelled

March 20, 2020

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
Email

COVID-19 Guidance from United States Judo Federation

March 19, 2020

Click here for important guidance from USJF regarding COVID-19

 

Konan 2020 Spring Promotional Clinic, Toledo OH – January 26

January 13, 2020

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

TIMES:

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

COSTS:

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

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

CLINICIANS:

  • 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.

Reminder to Dan Promotion Candidates – Form 20 Due January 17

January 11, 2020

Reminder to Dan Promotion Candidates for Promotion this Spring:

Please submit your  Form 20 to Mr. Tom Sheehan,  Promotion Committee Chair and to Mrs. Frances Glaze, Chair Konan Board of Examiners by January 17, 2020.

This is required for your candidacy to be considered this Spring.

 

Konan Athlete Support Grant Report – Elyor Serikbaev

August 19, 2019

This summer Konan Judo Association awarded travel support grants to three promising young competitors, Carson Furneaux of Saito Dojo and Elyor Serikbaev and Isaac Charmichael of Chu To Bu Judo. Each received $500.

Elyor Serikbaev trains at Pedro Judo Center in Boston, and used his grant to help pay for his travel to the 2019 US Open, where he placed 1st in the IJF 90 kg. category.  Congratulations, Elyor!

Click here to read Elyor’s report.

Konan Athlete Support Grant Report – Carson Furneaux

August 18, 2019

This summer Konan Judo Association awarded travel support grants to three promising young competitors, Carson Furneaux of Saito Dojo and Elyor Serikbaev and Isaac Charmichael of Chu To Bu Judo. Each received $500.

Carson Furneaux used his to help pay for his travel to the 2019 Canada Cup In Montreal.

Click here to read Carson’s report.

Reminder – Fight Like A Girl Camp – August 3 & 4 – This Weekend

July 29, 2019

 

Click here for registration form.

Southside Dojo
8534 Portage Rd. Portage, Mi. 49002

Jerry Wee Celebration of Life

July 28, 2019

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Sons of AmVets
75185 North Avenue
Armada MI

For further information, please click on this link or contact Emily Berger (Wee)


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