Currently we are working on Katame no Kata. Katame no Kata is one of the two Randori-no-kata of Kodokan Judo. It is intended as an illustration of the various concepts of katame-waza that exist in judo, and is used both as a training method and as a demonstration of understanding. Stick around after Saturday morning’s… Continue reading Saturday Morning Kata Practice
Maybe too early to say goodbye to COVID but we are excited to see some familiar pieces of dojo life return. Thank you to everyone that continued to practice and support us over the past year. Not only is it great to see a return of so many members (even if half their faces are… Continue reading Updated Practice Times
Obukan is proud to announce the promotions of both Mark Hirota Sensei and Rod Conduragis Sensei to the rank of Rokudan, blackbelt 6th degree. Congratulations!!!
This is why we do judo!!! This is an awesome video!!! You can feel the Ippons. And if you ever need to be inspired about Judo just look at it again and again!!
Congratulations to those Obukan club members that competed in this past weekend’s Budokan tournament.