News and Announcements

Judo related news and announcements in the Pacific Northwest!

Yarden Gerbi Judo Clinic - January 22, 2017

posted Jan 10, 2017, 9:42 AM by Judo Club UW   [ updated Jan 10, 2017, 9:45 AM ]

Ippon Judo Dojo will be hosting a judo clinic with Yarden Gerbi (-63kg 2013 World champion, 2014 World silver medalist, and 2016 Olympic bronze medalist) on Sunday, January 22nd. The clinic will be held at Ippon Judo Dojo (Lakewood Family YMCA).  More info and entry packet to follow.  Save the date!

Kangeiko for Girls - January 28, 2017

posted Jan 10, 2017, 9:37 AM by Judo Club UW

Seattle Dojo is hosting a Kangeiko for Girls.  All girls and women ages 8 and up are invited to Seattle Dojo on Saturday, January 28th from 10-5 pm (registration begins at 9 am). Lunch will be provided

Registration link:

Nage no Kata Clinic - October 21 & 22, 2016

posted Oct 6, 2016, 10:43 AM by Judo Club UW

The Martial Arts Academy of Billings Judo Club is hosting a Nage no Kata Clinic on October 21 & 22.  Clinicians are Senseis Mike & Delynn Purcell and John Schaedler.  Please see attached invitation for additional information. 

Continental Judo Crown Tournament - October 29, 2016

posted Sep 21, 2016, 1:42 PM by Judo Club UW

The 2016 Continental Judo Crown Tournament will be held on Saturday, 29 October at Highline Community College in Des Moines, WA. 

Highline Community College
2400 South 240th Street
Des Moines, WA 98198 

For more information: Continental Judo Crown Website

Download information packet below.

The Gathering Judo Clinic - October 16, 2016

posted Sep 13, 2016, 11:53 AM by Judo Club UW   [ updated Oct 8, 2016, 1:11 PM ]

Seiei Judo Club is hosting The Gathering Judo Clinic on Sunday, October 16th.  It's an opportunity for every judoka to learn from the best judo teacher in the northwest and get to work out with our finest and best judokas in the region.  Please see attached for additional information.

Pre-registration available from the following: 

Please note that this event is limited to age 7 and higher unless explicit permission is granted by dojo sensei.  USJF, USJA or USJI membership is also required. 

Ju no Kata Clinic - September 10, 2016

posted Aug 15, 2016, 3:12 PM by Judo Club UW

USJF Northwest Judo Yudanshakai Kata Committee is offering a Ju no Kata clinic on Saturday, September 10, 2016.  The clinic is hosted by Southwestern Oregon Community College Judo, with clinicians Sensei Mike Purcell (Shichidan) and Sensei Delynn Purcell (Godan).  Please see attached for additional information. 

Rainier Cup - Saturday, October 1, 2016

posted Aug 15, 2016, 3:04 PM by Judo Club UW   [ updated Aug 15, 2016, 3:05 PM ]

Tacoma South Sound Sports and Ippon Judo Dojo , Inc. invite all Judokas to the 2016 Rainier Cup Judo Championships to be held on October 1, 2016 at Pierce Community College in Lakewood, Washington. 

Venue: Pierce Community College (Fort Steilacoom Campus)
9401 Farwest Drive
Lakewood, Washington 98498

Entry packet below with additional details.

Results from 2016 Washington State Championships

posted Mar 5, 2016, 7:31 PM by Mark Graham

The 2016 Washington State Championships were held at Kentridge High School on February 27, 2016. One hundred fifty-seven competitors from Washington, Oregon and British Columbia competed in fifty divisions. Final bracket sheets are attached.

The Shiai Tournament series

posted Jan 21, 2015, 12:24 PM by Judo Club UW   [ updated Oct 1, 2016, 7:06 PM ]

Portland Judo presents THE SHIAI, a series of monthly USJF sanctioned Judo tournaments in Portland, Oregon. More information and shiai schedule is available on their website:

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