Donate to the AJJF by Jeff Teal, Honshin Kan

For most of us the idea of donating to a charity may make us take a step back and think for a second – do I trust this charity to use the money I donate wisely? Will the money I donate actually get to the programs instead of getting lost in...

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by Apr 02, 2017

Do you have the power? by Brian Sincomb

As martial arts practitioners, we hone our skills every time we are on the mat. Whether it’s balance, distancing or just learning to fall correctly, all contribute to improve our overall skill. One concept that I have added to my training is...

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by Apr 02, 2017

Two Lines by Raymond Scholl

“Anyone who practices Judo should neither be afraid of the strong nor despise the weak; nor should he act contrary to the strength of his enemy because of the art he has acquired.” In 1979 a renowned Hollywood reporter, Joe Hyams, published the...

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by Apr 02, 2017

A Philosophy of Sutemi by Hillary Kaplowitz

One of my students, who is a physician, once confided that in all his experience there is only one thing that universally seems to promote good health and that is movement. People who continue to walk regularly as they get older in general seem to...

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by Apr 02, 2017

Upcoming Events

Sun 23

Camp Kodenkan North Childrens Week 2017

July 23 @ 1:00 pm - July 29 @ 1:00 pm PDT
Mon 24
Thu 27

2017 AJJF DZR Chicago Summer Clinic

July 27 @ 8:00 am - July 29 @ 5:00 pm CDT