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Olympic Champion Kayla Harrison Gives Judo Clinic

Olympic Champion Kayla Harrison Gives Judo Clinic
DC-Metro area judoka and Brazilizan Jiu-Jitsu practitioners got a real treat when Kayla Harrison, 2x Olympic Judo Champion, gave a clinic at SportJudo in Springfield, VA. The day was split into two segments: one for kids and one for adults. This area isn't a stranger to some of the world's top-notch judoka visiting and having clinics. I'm no stranger to them as well. [...]

MOJJJO Patriotic Tribute & Ceremony of the Ashes

MOJJJO Patriotic Tribute & Ceremony of the Ashes
Since 2010, USMC Sergeant Major (ret.) E. L. Mayfield along with military personnel, veterans, and supporters make an annual pilgrimage from North Carolina to various war memorials throughout Washington, D.C. In his full dress blues, SgtMaj (ret.) Mayfield ceremoniously pays tribute to the fallen military servicemen and servicewomen, active duty personnel, veterans, t[...]

Judo Master Turns 88

Judo Master Turns 88
One of the few Judo kudans in the United States turned the auspicious age of 88 on February 3rd. He's pretty much what you'd expect from such a judo master: a lined face, sharp eyes, a sage's breadth of Judo, and tremendous respect from his fellow judoka. His small stature belies the drop-what-you're-doing-and-listen respect he's earned and his fiery spirit. It also[...]