The American Judo and Jujitsu Federation

is a worldwide organization of martial arts schools dedicated to the preservation and promulgation of the Danzan Ryu system of Jujitsu.

The American Judo and Jujitsu Federation is a worldwide organization of martial arts schools dedicated to the preservation and promulgation of the Danzan Ryu system of Jujitsu.
Danzan Ryu Jujitsu was founded by Henry Seishiro Okazaki in the 1920’s in the Hawaiian Islands, and is one of the most comprehensive and most widely taught styles of Jujitsu in the United States. It includes not only all the pertinent elements of an effective self-defense system, but also a complete system of resuscitation, massage and healing arts. The ultimate goal of Danzan Ryu Judo / Jujitsu is completion of character. It achieves this goal by retraining the body/mind relationship so that fear is replaced with confidence. Danzan Ryu is a sophisticated martial system designed to cultivate your warrior-spirit and help you become the person you were meant to be. Master the system and you master yourself.

Just Keep Doing! – by Professor Geoff Lane

     It was about 1978. I was a brown belt in one of Professor Bud Estes’ classes at the Chico Kodenkan.  I don’t remember what the class was about, but something Professor Estes said has stuck with me ever since. I consider myself...

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by Feb 5, 2019
Black Belt Promotions November 2018

Black Belt Promotions November 2018

To the rank of Shodan: Andrew Ilardi, a student of Sensei Thabiti Sabahive from Asheville Sun Soo Martial Arts To the rank of Nidan: Anna Hilliard, a student of Dr. Jay Kalisek DC from Santa Barbara Jujitsu Kai Dereck Pettiford, a student of...

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by Dec 3, 2018

Upcoming Events

Sat 23

2019 Southwest California Annual Region Convention

February 22 @ 1:00 pm - February 24 @ 3:00 pm
Sat 23

Nemuri Kuma Jujitsu Annual Kata Contest

February 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 24

Black Belt Class – Prof. Brzykcy

February 24 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am