Pearl City Hongwanji Judo Club has been established for over 50 years and is registered with the United States Judo Federation (USJF). The second most popular sport worldwide after soccer, judo is also an olympic sport and in Hawaii it is also a high school sport. Judo teaches balance, coordination, discipline, self confidence, respect and good sportsmanship.
Our club is competition oriented and all judokas are encouraged to compete in tournaments after learning the basics. Categories range from novice to senior and by weight and age.
If you are interested in our club, feel free to stop by and watch a practice with your child.
Head instructor Sensei Vince Sokugawa runs 1st practice for younger and beginning judokas. Sensei Chris Sokugawa runs 2nd practice for the advanced and older judokas.
2014 Honpa - Puna
Puna Overview document.
Posted Aug 28, 2014, 9:16 PM by Judo Hongwanji
Shobukan Tournament Results - June 2014
Here are the results from the June tournament - Shobukan. We had 11, 1st Place Awards; 4, 2nd Place; and 3, 3rd Place.Congratulations to all.Thanks,Byron
Posted Jun 20, 2014, 8:33 PM by Judo Hongwanji
April Tournament Results
Here are the results from yesterday's tournament. There were approximately 297 contestants of which 22 entries were from our club. We had 8 - 1st Place, 5 - 2nd Place, and ...
Posted Apr 29, 2014, 12:43 AM by Judo Hongwanji