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

What is your favorite attack?
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What is your favorite attack?

“Judo teaches us to look for the best possible course of action, whatever the individual circumstances, and helps us to understand that worry is a waste of energy.”-Jigoro Kano “I don’t have a preferred style of guard, I think if you limit yourself to one style your adversaries will quickly find a way to dominate … Continue reading

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WRESTLING: MEN’S 74 KG FREESTLYLE-OLYMPIC 2012

North Arena 2 – Day 14: Friday, August 10 2012. WRESTLING: MEN’S 74kg FREESTLYLE-OLYMPIC 2012 Jordan Ernest Burroughs wins by points to advance to the Gold Medal Match. Burroughs, defeated Denis Tsargushi of Russian Federation to advance. Burroughs will contend against Islamic Republic of Iran’s Sadegh Goudarzi. Goudarzi, defeated Gabor Hatos of Hungary to advance to the Gold … Continue reading

WRESTLING: JAPAN WINS BOTH GOLDS IN THE WOMEN’S FREESTLYE 48,63 KG OLYPMIC 2012–recap and results.
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WRESTLING: JAPAN WINS BOTH GOLDS IN THE WOMEN’S FREESTLYE 48,63 KG OLYPMIC 2012–recap and results.

Freestyle wrestling is one of the two styles of wrestling that are played in the Olympic games. This style of amateur wrestling is practiced throughout the world. It is one of the oldest organized sports in history. It is a very exciting game. The use of throws or superior control on the mat decides the … Continue reading

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JUDO: Your new best throw revisited…

Hi all! After my last post of “Ouchi-gari…”. A few questions were asked about the over the back grip, so I thought, “your new best throw revisited!” yes. Judo is taught, for the most part, from the right hand traditional grip (Migi-shizen-tai). The right hand grip begins with right hand on your uki’s left lapel, … Continue reading