Year: 2008

Recent Promotions

Congratulations to the many DeLeon Judo Club members who recently were promoted. Sensei Henry Kaku was promoted to Sandan by CENCO. Jason Sotelo and Ron Willits earned their Shodan. Vincenzo Bigattini earned a junior yellow/white. Danah Hassoun earned her yellow/white

USA Judo Coaches Certification

Congratulations to Sensei Henry Kaku, Carl Hallberg and Brenda Strech. All three attended a USJI (USA Judo) Coaches Certification and received their state and regional coaches credentials. The clinic was conducted by Pat Burris, USA Judo Coach’s Education & Certification

DeLeon Judo Club Joins CENCO Yudanshakai

DeLeon Judo Club has been officially accepted as a member club of the Central Coast (CENCO) Yudanshakai. The USJF is divided, more or less geographically, into Yudanshakai (or Black Belt Association). CENCO is the Yudanshakai of some of the larger