Kakehashi Project 2023

Follow Bryce Takemoto as he represented the USA as a Judoka participating in the Kakehashi Project. See video

Nagekomi Challenge

Congratulations to winners most throws in 1 minute Christa Ragudos from Newtown Shinseikan 30 Throws and Mark Jacob De Leon 28 Throws from Pearl City Hongwanji Judo Club

8th-dan Promotion

Congratulations to Professor Ed Hanashiro and Professor Ray Imada on their 8th-dan promotion.

Joint Practice

Sunday, January 14, 2024. 50th State Judo Association joint practice.

Warrior’s Quest

Congratulations to the top players for 2023. Go to the “results” page for standings.

Aiea Taiheiji Judo Club Tournament

Lots of Winners from today’s Fold Your Judo Gi Challenge. Good job Everyone! Make your Parents and Sensei’s Happy and Keep Folding Your Judo Gi Nice.

Pearl City Hongwanji Judo Tournament Standouts

The following students were recognized for their achievements at the Pearl City Hongwanji Judo Tournament: Kaulana Narciso – Pearl City Hogwanji Judo ClubTerrysa Uyeno – Pearl City Hogwanji Judo ClubVirgilio Martinez – Pearl City Hongwanji Judo ClubChrista Ragudos – Newtown Judo Club Congratulations!

Professor Ray Imada – USJF Hall of Fame

Congratulations to Professor Ray Imada on his induction into the 2023 USJF Hall of Fame. Ray T. Imada was born and raised in Hawaii, with frequent time spent inKumamoto, Japan during his youth. He had a challenging beginning in kindergarten, speaking only Japanese. His English developed into winning statewide writing contests in elementary school. He was an excellent student to …