USA TRADITIONAL KODOKAN JUDO ®
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Thank you for visiting the internet home of the USA Traditional Kodokan Judo (USA-TKJ) ® ..!! USA-TKJ is a Non-Profit Organization.
We invite you to take some time to look around our site and learn more about USA Traditional Kodokan Judo ® and how it has become one of the largest and fastest growing Judo organizations in the United States.
This website is intended as your source for information on the art of Kodokan Judo and the USA-TKJ. Please take a moment to read our President's Letter "Share the Tradition".
Our History - United States of America Traditional Kodokan Judo (USA-TKJ) ® was established in 2005. Over the past 10 years, USA-TKJ has provided multiple national training and certification programs for traditional focused judoka as well as competition training & events at the state, regional, national and international level for Traditional Kodokan Judo.
Who Are We - USA Traditional Kodokan Judo (USA-TKJ) ® is the National Member of the Martial Arts International Federation (MAIF) and also serves as the USA National Governing Body for Judo with International Tradition Kodokan Judo (ITKJ). USA-TKJ is an All-Inclusive National Organization for All traditional focused Judoka. USA-TKJ is a Non-Profit Organization. USA-TKJ supports the "Judo For All" mission of The Association For International Sport For All (TAFISA) which is recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The USA-TKJ is more than a National Governing Body, USA-TKJ is working in cooperation with many judoka with the primary focus of preserving the Art of Kodokan Judo and encouraging mutual cooperation and respect. Traditional and Sport Minded Persons alike are Welcome to Unite under the USA-TKJ Banner to ensure that Traditional Kodokan Judo remains strong and focused as an art of self-defense and self-improvement. See USA-TKJ's National Yudanshakai (Systems & Black Belt List)
Our Mission - USA Traditional Kodokan Judo (USA-TKJ) ® is to unify American Judoka with a Foundation of Mutual Respect and Mutual Benefit for All and to provide services / guidance to foster Technical Excellence, Fellowship and Human Character Development. As the USA National Governing Body for Traditional Kodokan Judo with ITKJ, USA-TKJ selects, prepares and sends the Official USA TEAMS to Continental, International & World Level Competitions.
Our Vision - USA Traditional Kodokan Judo (USA-TKJ) ® is a world-class organization comprised of highly skilled and dedicated Ju-Jitsuka rich in tradition of excellence. We will provide our members unparalleled opportunities for personal growth, development and pride. We will always strive to exceed the expectations of our members, the Martial Arts International Federation (MAIF), the World Judo Federation (WJF) and the Martial Arts Community.
Our Values - USA Traditional Kodokan Judo (USA-TKJ) ® is committed to effective communication and continuous improvement to foster technical excellence, an environment of trust & teamwork which promotes personal & organizational growth and the achievement of clearly prioritized goals.