Sunday, September 30, 2012

Announcements Week of September 30 through October 5, 2012

Monday October 1 - Christmas Party Planning Meeting.  Novice parents from both the January and June classes please meet in the kitchen at 6:45 PM to discuss this year's Christmass Party.

Thursday October 4- Parent Meeting Upstairs Rm 202/203 6:45 PM.  You have questions, we have answers, please come to the parent meeting for answers to any judo related questions.  Light refreshments will be servered.

Sunday October 14 - Nanka Open Team Championships.  Nanka's annual team tournament where competitors compete in teams of three.  The Gardena Judo Club pays the entrance fee.  See your sensei if you would like to compete.

Sunday October 28 - Mojica Fall Tournament

2013 Board Elections  Elections for next year's board will be here soon.  Please consider getting involved with the Dojo and run for one of the positions listed below:

  • President
  • 1st Vice President
  • 2nd Vice President
  • Recording Secretary
  • Corresponding Secretary - Newsletter
  • Treasurer
  • Auditor
  • Tournament Director
  • Liaison Officer - USJF
  • Yonen Class Attendance
  • Shonen Class Attendance
  • Hospitality
  • Purchasing Agent
  • Promotion Coordinator
  • Public Relations Coordinator
Note that the Club Coach and Yudanshakai Chairperson are nominated by the Yudanshakai.
Please email if you are interested in running for a position.

Annual Scholarship

The Gardena Judo Club gives out an annual scholarship.  The Scholarship is for students who have completed 12 years of general education and are currently enrolled in College, Jr. College or trade school.

The students must meet the following requirements;

1) The student must be in good standing with the club and current on all dues and payments to the club.

2) The student must submit in writing a short essay denoting future plans in furthering his or her education along with their High School G.P.A to the President before October 27, 2011

The applications will be reviewed at the November Board meeting and the Scholarship Awards will be made at the Christmas Party.