Regional Office : Yudanshakai

The role of the Yudanshakai is to provide support to over 100 clubs and 10,000 individual members spread across the United States.

These Yudanshakai host tournaments for all age levels and abilities. They also sponsor local clinics, seminars and other programs to aid in the development of officiating, instructing, and other technical aspect of Judo.

The Yudanshakai also provides an invaluable service to individual club owners by offering support a the local level, while also giving every club a presence and voice in the National office.

 

List of Yudanshakai

 
ARIZONA
Arizona Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: N/A
- President, Steve Owen, email: owenjudo@yahoo.com
- Registration Chairperson, Larry Gaines, email: ljjudo@q.com

 
CALIFORNIA
Censo (Central Coast Judo Yudanshakai)
- Website: cencojudo.com
- President, Vaughn T. Imada, email: vpimada@aol.com
- Registration Chairperson, Phyllis Imada, email: vpimada@aol.com

Chuka (Central California Judo Black Belt Association)
- Website: chukajudo.org
- President, Jeff Takeda, email: jtakeda@chukajudo.org
- Registration Chairperson, Joyce Hatanaka, email: hatanaka360_@hotmail.com

Daiheigen Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: daiheigen.org
- President, Dan Israel, email: webadmin@usjf.com
- Registration Chairperson, Conrad Hisaka, email: cnhisaka@astound.net

Ganbaru Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: N/A
- President, Edward Nakao, email: bjkdojo@yahoo.com
- Registration Chairperson, Edward Nakao, email: bjkdojo@yahoo.com

Hokka (Northern California Judo Association)
- Website: www.hokkajudo.org
- President, Joseph J. Fitzsimmons, M.D., email: judojoefitz@aol.com
- Registration Chairperson, Bob Uemura, email: N/A

Nanka (Southern California Judo Black Belt Association)
- Website: nankajudo.com
- President, Ed Shiosaki, email: nankaoffice@aol.com
- Registration Chairperson, Joan Shiosaki, email: nankaoffice@aol.com

Pacific Southwest Yudanshakai
- Website: www.pacificsouthwestjudo.com
- President, Walter Dean, email: wdean9d@sbcglobal.net
- Registration Chairperson, Ginny Dean, email: ginnyrdean@sbcglobal.net

San Joaquin Judo Association
- Website: www.50statejudo.com
- President, Larry Tsutsui, email: drtsutsui@msn.com
- Registration Chairperson, Haruo Imamura, email: N/A

Southern Pacific Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: N/A
- President, William J. Castro, email: N/A
- Registration Chairperson, Rumiko Hatano, email: N/A

 
FLORIDA
Florida Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: N/A
- President, Hector Vega, email: hevl@yahoo.com
- Registration Chairperson, Alberto Fernandez, email: albertof24@bellsouth.net

Florida State Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: floridastatejudoydk.com
- President, Roberto De La Cruz, email: email: rdlc@comcast.net
- Registration Larry Labrador, Alberto Fernandez, email: miamijudo@aol.com

 
GEORGIA
Shufu Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: shufujudo.org
- President, John Morrisson, email: : bandjmorrison@verizon.net
- Registration Chairperson, Michael Grunberg, email: judo.mikeg@yahoo.com

 
HAWAII
50th State Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: 50statejudo.com
- President, Warren Shimizu, email: N/A
- Registration Chairperson, Travis Kono, email: dtkon@hawaii.edu

Hawaii State Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: N/A
- President, Stephen Hidalgo, email: hidalgo.steve@gmail.com
- Registration Chairperson, Stephen Hidalgo, email: hidalgo.steve@gmail.com

Judo Black Belt Association of Hawaii
- Website: www.hawaiijudo.org
- President, Richard Nakatsu, email: richardnn1@yahoo.com
- Registration Chairperson, Rodney Nakayama, email: rodney@satocpa.com

 
IDAHO
Intermountain Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: iydk.com
- President, Val Brisbin, email: N/A
- Registration Chairperson, Jerry Mizuta, email: N/A

 
ILLINOIS
Chicago Judo Black Belt Association
- Website: jjichicago.com
- President, Robert Andrews, email: president@cjbba.org
- Registration Chairperson, Ann Berends, email: ann.berends@gmail.com

 
LOUISIANA
Shinnanbu Judo Black Belt Association
- Website: N/A
- President, Clark M. Edson, email: N/A
- Registration Chairperson, Louis Russo, email: N/A

 
MARYLAND
Shufu Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: shufujudo.org
- President, John Morrisson, email: : bandjmorrison@verizon.net
- Registration Chairperson, Michael Grunberg, email: judo.mikeg@yahoo.com

 
MASSACHUSETTS
Rokushu
- Website: N/A
- President, Clark M. Edson, email: cm5edson@aol.com
- Registration Chairperson, Clark M. Edson, email: cm5edson@aol.com

 
MICHIGAN
Konan Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: konanjudo.org
- President, James Murray, email: murrayjim@charter.net
- Registration Chairperson, Steven DeRaedt, email: stevendmich@aol.com

 
NEW YORK
Hudson Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: www.hudsonjudo.org
- President, Yoshisada Yonezuka, email: yonejkc@comcast.net
- Registration Chairperson, Lillian Tom, email: judoreg@hotmail.com

Niagara Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: niagarajudo.com
- President, Anthony Grisanti, email: kintora2003@yahoo.com
- Registration Chairperson, Janet Johnson, email: N/A

 
NEW HAMPSHIRE
Rokushu
- Website: N/A
- President, Clark M. Edson, email: cm5edson@aol.com
- Registration Chairperson, Clark M. Edson, email: cm5edson@aol.com

 
OHIO
Konan Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: konanjudo.org
- President, James Murray, email: murrayjim@charter.net
- Registration Chairperson, Steven DeRaedt, email: stevendmich@aol.com

 
OREGON
Northwest Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: judonw.org
- President, Julie Koyama, email: jkoyama@hevanet.com
- Registration Chairperson, Rob Schab, email: r.schab@charter.net

 
UTAH
Intermountain Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: iydk.com
- President, Val Brisbin, email: N/A
- Registration Chairperson, Jerry Mizuta, email: N/A

 
VIRGINIA
Shufu Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: shufujudo.org
- President, John Morrisson, email: : bandjmorrison@verizon.net
- Registration Chairperson, Michael Grunberg, email: judo.mikeg@yahoo.com

 
WASHINGTON
Northwest Judo Yudanshakai
- Website: judonw.org
- President, Julie Koyama, email: jkoyama@hevanet.com
- Registration Chairperson, Rob Schab, email: r.schab@charter.net