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Konan 2017 Fall Promotional Clinic, Maumee OH – August 27

July 22, 2017

konan-logo3.jpgDATE: Sunday, August 27, 2017

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. 2564 Parkway Plaza, Maumee, OH 43537

CLINICIANS:

  • Mr. Don Flagg, Rokudan, Chair Konan Board of Examiners USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Mrs. Frances Glaze, Rokudan, Vise Chair of the Board of Examiners, USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Mr. Tom Sheehan, Rokudan, Promotion Committee Chair, USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Also will be other members of the Konan Promotion Committee.

Click here for the complete Dan Promotion Instructions.

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 submit their Form 20 to Mr. Tom Sheehan,  Promotion Committee Chair and to Mrs. Frances Glaze, Chair Konan Board of Examiners, for the promotional exam no later than July 31, 2017.  Click here to create an e-mail to attach your completed form to and to send to Mr. Sheehan and Mrs. Glaze. Candidates must obtain a Form 20 (Click here for Form 20).

A Background Check must be submitted to National Office by July 31, 2017 for those who are going to be a candidate unless you have one deemed current. They are valid for four years.  Click here to obtain  a Background Check Form. The Registration Form and Waiver for the Clinic will be available at the Clinic.

A current (less than two years old) SafeSport Training and CDC Head’s Up Training Certificates must also be provided.

Click here for the Workshop Registration Form and Waiver.

Promotion Testing will take place on Sunday, Sunday, September 24, 2017.  Click here for the test registration form.

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.

2017 USJF National Kata Conference

February 25, 2017

Dear Judo Friends,

USJF Kata Committee would like to invite you to the 2017 USJF National Kata Conference.

Please help us out by circulating this Flyer to your judo friends.

Please click here for the registration package.  Thank you so much for your support.   See you in St. Louis.

For further information Sensei Eiko Shepherd (email or call 618-781 5157) or e-mail Leeanne Oue.

Sensei Eiko Shepherd


New USJF Logo

2017 USJF National Kata Conference
St. Louis, Missouri
July 24 – 28, 2017
Monday – Friday
Each day will focus on deep explanation of one kata
NAGE-NO-KATA •KATAME-NO-KATA • JU-NO-KATA
KIME-NO-KATA • GOSHIN-JUTSU
Featuring:
Kodokan Judo Institute Instructors from Japan

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Reminder – Konan Fall Promotional Clinic – Sunday

September 10, 2016

konan-logo3Reminder:  Konan Fall Promotional Clinic tomorrow, September 11 at Black Swamp Judo, Maumee OH.

Click here for details.

Konan 2016 Fall Promotional Clinic, Maumee OH – September 11

June 7, 2016

konan-logo3.jpgDATE: Sunday, September 11, 2016

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. 2564 Parkway Plaza, Maumee, OH 43537

CLINICIANS:

  • Mr. Don Flagg, Rokudan, Chair Konan Board of Examiners USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Mrs. Frances Glaze, Rokudan, Vise Chair of the Board of Examiners, USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Mr. Tom Sheehan, Rokudan, Promotion Committee Chair, USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Also will be 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 submit their Form 20 to Mr. Tom Sheehan,  Promotion Committee Chair and to Mrs. Frances Glaze, Chair Konan Board of Examiners, for the promotional exam no later than August 26, 2016.  Click here to create an e-mail to attach your completed form to and to send to Mr. Sheehan and Mrs. Glaze. Candidates must obtain a Form 20 (Click here for Form 20). A Background Check must be submitted to National Office by August 16, 2014 for those who are going to be a candidate unless you have one deemed current. They are valid for four years.  Click here to obtain  a Background Check Form. The Registration Form and Waiver for the Clinic will be available at the Clinic.

Click here for the Workshop Registration Form and Waiver.

Promotion Testing will take place on Sunday, October 2, 2016.  Click here for the test registration form.

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.

Am-Can Kata Competition – Friday, May 27, 2016

March 23, 2016

Am-Can 2016

 

From the AmCan Organizers:

New for 2016! IJF Kata Competition

This year, in addition to our annual shiai competition, we are proud to host an IJF Kata Competition. It will take place on Friday, May 27 2016 the Niagara University Gallagher Center. Registration will take place from 3pm-4pm, followed by the competition itself at 5pm. We are fortunate to have the following judges presiding over the event:

Kuniko Takeuchi
California
PJC Kata Chair

Hiroshi Nakamura
Quebec CA.
#1 ranked IJF Kata Judge
Kudan

Fred Blaney
New Brunswick CA.
Canadian National Kata Committee Chair

Yves Landry
Quebec CA.
Canadian National Kata Committee
Visit our website at http://www.amcanjudo.org for more information

ENTRY FEES: – please note – kata fee different than shiai fees

$100 per pair for the first kata. $50 per pair for the second kata (must be the same pair).
If competing in BOTH kata and shiai, the shiai will be considered a second division and the competitor will be charged only $25.00 per shiai division.

Tournament Location:

Gallagher Center
Niagara University
5795 Lewiston Rd
Niagara Falls, NY 14109

Ju No Kata

February 7, 2016

Konan 2015 Spring Promotional Clinic, East Lansing MI – February 8

January 8, 2015

konan-logo3.jpgDATE: Sunday, February 8, 2015

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: Michigan State University IM West, 393 Chestnut, East Lansing MI 48824

CLINICIANS:

  • Mr. Don Flagg, Rokudan, Chair Konan Board of Examiners USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Mrs. Frances Glaze, Rokudan, Vise Chair of the Board of Examiners, USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Mr. Tom Sheehan, Rokudan, Konan Promotion Chair, USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge
  • Also will be 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 Mr. Flagg 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 submit their Form 20 to Mr. Tom Sheehan,  Promotion Committee Chair and to Mr. Don Flagg Chair Konan Board of Examiners. for the promotional exam no later than January 17, 2014.  Click here to create an e-mail to attach your completed form to and to send to Mr. Sheehan and Mr. Flagg. Candidates must obtain a Form 20 (Click here for Form 20). A Background Check must be submitted to National Office by August 17, 2014 for those who are going to be a candidate unless you have one deemed current. They are valid for four years.  Click here to obtain  a Background Check Form. The Registration Form and Waiver for the Clinic will be available at the Clinic.

Click here for the Workshop Registration Form and Waiver.

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.

Konan 2014 Fall Promotional Clinic, Maumee OH – August 24

July 26, 2014

konan-logo3.jpgDATE: Sunday, August 24, 2014

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. 2564 Parkway Plaza, Maumee, OH 43537

CLINICIANS:

  • Mr. Don Flagg, Rokudan, Chair Konan Board of Examiners USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Mrs. Frances Glaze, Rokudan, Vise Chair of the Board of Examiners, USJF A Kata Instructor and USJI Kata Judge.
  • Also will be 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 Mr. Flagg 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 submit their Form 20 to Mr. Tom Sheehan,  Promotion Committee Chair and to Mr. Don Flagg Chair Konan Board of Examiners. for the promotional exam no later than August 16, 2014.  Click here to create an e-mail to attach your completed form to and to send to Mr. Sheehan and Mr. Flagg. Candidates must obtain a Form 20 (Click here for Form 20). A Background Check must be submitted to National Office by August 16, 2014 for those who are going to be a candidate unless you have one deemed current. They are valid for four years.  Click here to obtain  a Background Check Form. The Registration Form and Waiver for the Clinic will be available at the Clinic.

Click here for the Workshop Registration Form and Waiver.

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.

Kodokan Nage no Kata Video

June 14, 2014

Classic instructional video:

All Japan Judo Championships Nage-no-kata – 29/04/2012

May 11, 2014

Anyone recognize Tori?

Kata: Even for champion fighters!


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