2016 Judo season over, adapted rules for qualification cycle towards Tokyo Olympic 2020.
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2016 Judo season over, adapted rules for qualification cycle towards Tokyo Olympic 2020.

Once again the Olympics have come and gone. All the preparation for the judoka have culminated in competition in Rio de Janeiro in August 2016 at the Carioca Arena 2 inside the Barra Olympic Park in Barra da Tijuca. The results we spectacular, with over 80% of competitions decided by ippon. Fighters from 138 countries … Continue reading

How to address a Judo Shodan.
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How to address a Judo Shodan.

“How do I address a Judo Shodan?” Hello all. I hope you are in enjoying the season, it’s been pretty nice up here in the North East part of the US. I start todays post with a question. A question I received via my page, so today I try my best in answering it. I recently, after … Continue reading

Kumi Kata (grip fighting) the more modern way of fighting.
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Kumi Kata (grip fighting) the more modern way of fighting.

UFC 172 took place this past weekend (4.26.14) in Baltimore, Maryland. Headlining the main event of the evening was the Light Heavyweight Title Fight between Jones vs. Teixeira. Spoiler alert, Jon Jones retains the title at the 205lb class improving his record to 20-1. Jones dominated in every fight stat that was recorded, ie: total … Continue reading

Workout Drill-Staggered Push-Ups
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Workout Drill-Staggered Push-Ups

There’s a new push-up craze I have seen in a few publications, either in a magazine, twitter, instagram or inter-web page.  I apologize I cannot remember where I first saw it, but that doesn’t matter. Now, when I say “new”, I mean new to it being photographed and posted everywhere, including this page. I’m  sure this exercise is older than Noah. Coincidentally, … Continue reading

Grand Prix Miami Results
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Grand Prix Miami Results

Two days of judo competition comes to an end. The first ever Grand Prix in the United States of America held in Miami, Florida.  There were seven different weight classes for both the men’s and women’s matches.  Eleven different countries are represented on the winners podium.  A lot of exciting matches.  My favorite finish of the competition … Continue reading

Complete Nage-no-kata by:Shodan Angel Mercado
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Complete Nage-no-kata by:Shodan Angel Mercado

On June 8, 2013 the Hudson Yudanshakai held its Kata and Knowledge exam at Tech Judo.  The Kata and Knowledge exam is mandatory part of judo before you can get promoted to a higher rank.  The Kata is something that is talked about in all judo club as sort of this secret.  A secret that only … Continue reading

First Ever Judo Grand Prix in the United States, Miami!
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First Ever Judo Grand Prix in the United States, Miami!

If you don’t already know, the United States is hosting the first ever Grand Prix in Judo! The event will be held in Miami, Florida.  The competition will take place in Legends Ballroom at Doral Golf Resort and Spa in Miami, Florida, on Saturday and Sunday June 15-16.  Preliminary competition begins at 9:30am and finals … Continue reading