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Obukan 2017 Tournament

Stay Tuned! Info for this year’s Obukan 61st Judo Shiai & Kata / Onchi Sensei Memorial Tournament will be posted soon.
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Obukan at OSU Tournament

Congratulations Obukan! What a fun day at the OSU tournament. OSU put on a great tournament. Every Obukan player did well. Justin C. Houk moved …
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Wednesday Night Newaza

Old School Newaza tonight at Obukan!! Wednesday Night Judo Starts at 6:30 PM!!! Give yourself 6 months of this class and watch the changes in your …
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OBUKAN6090

We are honored to announce the 60th Annual Obukan Judo Shiai & Kata / Onchi Sensei Memorial Tournament Obukan is celebrating its 60th annual tournament and 90th year of …
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Newest Members Falling for Judo

– By Mark Hirota Ngoc Tran and Tan Nguyen are two of our newest members, but have fallen for Judo.  Both only started their Judo careers …
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Budokan Tournament

Time & Date: Saturday, June 7th, 2014 Place: Shorewood High School 17300 Fremont Avenue North Seattle, Washington Download Entry Packet Here
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2014 Emerald City Judo Championships

Date: Saturday March 8th, 2014 Competition: Shiai and Kata Registrations and payments (credit card only) all to be processed online through Eventbrite by Wednesday March 5th, 2014 …
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Portland Kangeiko 2014

Kangeiko is a tradition in Kodokan Judo dating back to 1895.  Two intensive training sessions are held during the year: Kangeiko (during the coldest time …
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Obukan’s New Home

Practice Times: Tuesday and Thursday: Juniors and Beginners – 6pm – 7pm Seniors – 7pm- 8:30pm Friday: Open Mat – 7pm -8:30pmSaturday Morning: Advanced – …
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Seiwakan Judo’s 2014 Tournament

Sponsored by Seiwakan Judojo Sanctioned by The USJF (# 14-01-13) Saturday, January 18th, 2014 Shiai Eligibility: This tournament is for judoka ages 13 and up who rank ikkyu …
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WOFA Judo Club 1st Annual Tournament

When: September 14th, Grants Pass OR Weigh In: 8-10am Start: 11am Where: North Valley High School 6741 Monument Drive Grants Pass, Oregon 97526 Contact for more information davegowers@dgengineering.com Download the WOFA_OFFICIAL_ENTRY_FORM.pdf
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Shochugeiko

It is Shochugeiko time. 10 straight days of summer training starting next week on Tuesday, August 20 at Obukan at 6 pm. It’s a great …
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Obukan Kids Judo Camp

The Obukan Kids Judo Camp is open to all children from age 5 through 12 years of age. A USJF, USJA or USA Judo card is required. Basic …
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WOFA Judo Club 1st Annual Tournament

When:  September 14th, 2013 Where: North Valley High School 6741 Monument Drive Grants Pass, Oregon 97526 Time: Weigh in: 8am – 10am Officials Meeting: 10:30 am Start Time: 11am Download Info Form …
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Annual Budokan Judo Tournament

Date: Saturday, June 1, 2013 Location: Shorewood High School 17300 Fremont Avenue North Seattle, Washington 98133-5299 Check In: 7:30 – 9:00 am (Juniors) and 10:00 – 11:30 am (Seniors) Download …
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2013 Washington State Championships

Sequim, Washington Saturday March 9, 2013 Sequim High School 601 N. Sequim Avenue Sequim, Washington 98382 Competition Start: Juniors begin 10:00AM Tournament Point of Contact: Pat Crain Tournament Director Clallam County Family YMCA crain@olypen.com Download …
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2nd Annual Kagamibiraki Senior Shiai

Sponsored by Seiwakan Judojo & Obukan Saturday, January 26th, 2013 Chairman: Michael Daglen,  Co-Chairman: Will Moye Tournament Site: Sellwood Community Center, 1436 SE Spokane St., Portland, OR 97202 Information: Ryan …
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Obukan Annual Meeting

A reminder that we will be having our annual Obukan club meeting next week, Tuesday, January 15th at 6:15pm (changed from original start time of …
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Happy Holidays

Thursday, December 20th will be our last practice of the year. We’ll pick up again in the new year on January 3rd. See you then. …
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Stevenston Judo Tournament

Stevenston Judo Tournament Saturday, November 17, 2012. Steveston Community Center (Tennis Courts) 4111 Moncton Street. Richmond, B.C. (Next to Steveston Dojo) Download Entry Forms
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2012 Rainier Cup Judo Championships

2012 Rainier Cup Judo Championships Saturday, October 6th, 2012 Lakewood Family YMCA 9715 Lakewood Drive SW Lakewood, Washington 98499 Download Entry Forms The Deadline for entries is Wednesday, October 3, 2012 BY MIDNIGHT. Blue gi’s …
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2012 Portland Shochugeiko Complete

Thursday night was the final night of the 2012 Portland Shochugeiko.  We had record participation this year with 10 people completing 10/10 practices, 12 people …
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Shochugeiko Is Coming!

10 days straight of intensive Judo training.  Tuesday, July 24 – Thursday, Aug 2.  Training at Obukan, Seiwakan, Portland Judo, and Ojukan. Final Schedule for 2012 …
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Obukan Annual Summer Picnic

This year’s picnic will be August 11, 2012  at Creston park, picnic site E. The park’s location is SE Powell Blvd and SE 43rd Ave. More Info …
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Congratulations to all the Obukan juniors who competed this past weekend at the 2012 Junior Nationals in Spokane, WA. Obukan’s players were a strong group. Silver …
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Upcoming Northwest Tournaments

3 Upcoming tournaments in the Northwest include: 2012 Pacific Northwest High School & Middle School Judo Championships, May 12, 2012  Download Entry Packet   2012 Corvallis Judo Spring …
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Obukan Tournament a big sucess

Even with multiple setbacks the Obukan Judo Tournament was a big success. We had 153 competitors, the highest number this century. Thanks to all the …
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‎2012 Kangeiko Schedule

Obukan, Penninsula Community Center, 700 N Rosa Parks Way, Portland OR Ojukan, Hillsboro Armory, 848 NE 28th ave Hillsboro, OR Seiwakan, Sellwood Community Center, 1436 SE Spokane St, …
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Obukan Dojo Search and 2012

Dojo Search As you may or may not have heard, we are looking for a new dojo.  There are a number of reasons for this: Increased practice …
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Obukan Demo at Festival Japan

Obukan will be having 2 demonstrations at the Festival of Japan this year. The first will be at 2:45pm on Saturday the 24th. The Second …
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SHOCHUGEIKO 2011

Portland 2011 Judo Shochugeiko Schedule Wed Aug 24- 6:30 p.m. Seiwakan dojo Thurs Aug 25-6:15 p.m. Obukan Dojo Fri Aug 26-6:30 pm Seiwakan Dojo Sat Aug 27-9:30 am Seiwakan …
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Video Of Old School Jujutsu

The jujutsu we talk about when we talk about the roots of Kodokan Judo is not the modern versions like BJJ, etc.  Kodokan Judo came …
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Obukan Promotions

Congratulations to all those who received well deserved promotions last week. Obukan welcomes it’s three newest Shodans to the club as well: Rob Wakimoto, John …
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Kangeiko 2011!

Test your mettle with 10 straight days of Judo training.  All participants must have valid USJF, USJA, or USA Judo cards. We will also request …
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Obukan Holiday Lunch

Just a reminder, Saturday Dec 18th is the Obukan Holiday Lunch. Return those eVites if you haven’t. Ask to be sent one if you haven’t …
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Board of Directors Election

Obukan Judo Dojo Inc., will hold elections for positions on the Board of Directors at the following location, date and time: Location: Peninsula Park Community Center 700 N …
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Annual Obukan/Shochugeiko Picnic

Date: Sunday, August 8th Time: 2pm -dusk Where: Columbia Park, picnic site A North Lombard Ave & Woolsey St. Portland, OR 97203 Obukan will provide: Hot dogs, hamburgers, buns and …
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