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August 18, 2017

2016/2017 Members Update

It’s that time of the year again. The first day of classes will be Wednesday, September 7th and we look forward to seeing everyone again for the new season. There are a number of important items in this email, so please read to the end. As some of you may already know Sensei Greg is…

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September 5, 2016

Budokan Spring Flower Sale- 2014

This weekends warmer temperatures certainly give us hope of the beautiful weather yet to come this spring and summer!  Hanging flower baskets and bedding plants brighten up our living spaces and will soon fill our shopping carts and our yards. With this in mind, Newmarket Budokan will be hosting our first ever Flower Sale Fundraiser.…

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April 14, 2014

April Monthly Results

Congratulations to all of the fighters who competed at the Ajax April Monthly Shiai.  For those that don’t know, the Ajax Budokan Judo Club holds a developmental tournament each month.  Athletes are able to compete and get a feeling for what it’s like to compete at the larger tournaments. All for ONLY $15!  For some divisions you aren’t going to get any…

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April 13, 2014

Peel Tournament Results

It was a small group from Newmarket that made their way to Woodbridge today for the Peel Annual Tournament.  It was a long day, but EVERYONE competed well!  Congratulations to Jennifer, Andres, Aaron, Ben, Patrick, and Kevin for a well fought tournament!  The fighters came away with 5 silver medals.  It was even nicer to…

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April 5, 2014

Canadian Judoka – William Morgan

  Born: Windsor, Ontario Residence: Brantford, Ontario Occupation: Teaching Assistant, School for the Blind, Brantford, Ontario Club: Brantford Judo Club Coach:Tom Thomson Rank: Sandan (3rd dan) “There’s nothing I love more than helping someone go beyond what they expected they could achieve.” Bill Morgan is an instructor and member of the board at the Brantford…

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March 30, 2014

Canadian Judoka – Nicolas Gill

   Nicolas Gill is one of Canada’s sporting heroes. Canada’s most decorated  judoka competed at four Olympic Games in a row, winning the 86 kilogram bronze  medal in 1992 and the 100 kilogram silver medal in 2000. He has one silver and  two bronze world championship medals, two Pan American Games titles, a  Commonwealth Games…

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March 26, 2014

Ajax March Monthy Results

Congratulations to all of the fighters who competed at the Ajax March Monthly Shiai.  This was one of the biggest monthly tournaments in a while.  There was an estimated 80 to 90 competitors and all of the divisions were very competitive! All for ONLY $15!  For some divisions you aren’t going to get any better…

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March 23, 2014

Your Help is Needed! Please Read

Many of you know Ken Griffin who, along with his sons, have been members of our judo club for about 8 years now.  What many of you do not know is that just over a year ago, on February 19th, 2013, Ken and his family lost their oldest son Justin, suddenly and tragically when his…

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March 22, 2014

Famous Judoka – Mitsuyo Maeda

Mitsuyo Maeda (Maeda Mitsuyo, November 18, 1878 – November 28, 1941), a Brazilian naturalized as Otávio Mitsuyo Maeda, was a Japanese judoka and prizefighter in no holds barred competitions. He was also known as Count Combat (or Conde Koma in Brazilian), a nickname he picked up in Spain during 1908. Along with Antônio Soishiro Satake…

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March 15, 2014