Year: 2014

CCSF Tournament 12/2014

We had three students compete at the CCSF tournament on December 7, 2014. Jack – Pool of 4, well matched in size and age, white-yellow belts. Jack has recently returned to the dojo after being gone for a while, this

2014 Winter Nationals

This past weekend Deleon Judo Club had 6 competitors go to the Winter Nationals. There was a record 700+ competitors, the biggest ever in the 9 years of this event. This made for a long day. The first competitor from

DeLeon Judo Fundraiser @ Velasco’s Restaurant

We’re had a fundraiser at Velasco’s Restaurant, in downtown Petaluma, on Weds, Nov. 12th.  DeLeon Judo Club will received 15% of all the proceeds from each transaction. We ended up raising approximately $150 for the day.

East Bay Judo Institute Tournament

This past Sunday, Sept. 14th, at the EBJI tournament in El Cerrito, DeLeon Judo Club had 11 students compete. Makami – first to compete, had 5 competitors in his pool. He won 3 of his first 4 matches, all with

Golden State Championship Point Tournament

This past weekend, August 16-17, was the Golden State Championship tournament in Pasadena, Calfornia. DeLeon Judo Club had 9 competitors who brought home 12 Trophies: 7 Gold, 3 Silver, and 2 Bronze. In addition to this, DeLeon Judo Club took

Sonoma Matsuri Demo – 2014

On May 24th, 2014, DeLeon Judo Club (head sensei Henry  Kaku) provided a judo demonstration at the Sonoma County Masturi Festival, in Santa Rosa, CA. The mission of Sonoma County Matsuri is to share and promote Japanese Arts & Culture,

April 2014 CCSF Tournament

Sunday, April 13 2014 was the City College S.F. Tournament. Deleon Judo Club had 7 competitors competing in this tournament. Normally this is a well attended tournament, but for some reason there was a low turn out, so the pools

2014 San Jose Buddhist Sensei Memorial Tournament

The 66th San Jose Buddhist Sensei Memorial tournament was held on Sunday, Feb 9, 2014 where over 700 contestants from all over the country. Many were there to earn points for their National Judo Ranking. Also present were some of