Author: Carl Hallberg

North Bay Developmental Shiai Registration Packet

Here are the forms for our upcoming North Bay Developmental Shiai, being held at the Veteran’s Memorial Hall in Petaluma, Sunday, August 28th, 2016. We hope to see you there! North_Bay_Shiai_Final_08282016  

California Judo Institute State Championship Results

Last Saturday, May 14th, was the (CJI) California Judo Institute State Championship in San Francisco.  Our club had five competitors.  Every one of them fought very hard and displayed some good techniques. First on the mat were Brigitte and Alessia

DeLeon Student Plays in Sonoma County Honor Band

Saturday night, January 30th,  one of our judo students received an honor that I felt should be mentioned.  Teaching judo is not just about teaching martial arts but teaching our kids to be good students academically in school, and to be a better person in

Upcoming Judo demo, 7/12, 2:00 pm

Judo Travel and Training Grant – $5,000 Available

The Rusty Kanokogi Fund for the Advancement of U.S. Judo was established in 2009 to provide direct financial assistance to aspiring female judo athletes with successful competitive records who have the potential to achieve even higher performance levels and rankings.

2015 San Jose Buddhist Sensei Memorial Tournament

This past Sunday, February 8th, was the Sensei Memorial SJB tournament.  This was a level D tournament for the Black Belts, a national level tournament.  There were over 700 competitors registered from all over the country. DeLeon Judo Club had

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,