Judo classes in New York City

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Judo at Dento Teki Na Dojo Dento Teki Na Dojo 1 Photo

Our Judo program incorporates the traditional principles of Judo, “maximum efficiency, minimum effort,” and “mutual benefit” into it’s training.

Our kids program offers a safe fun place to allow your child to develop self confidence, coordination, and explore their capabilities. Our certified instructors have many years of teaching experience.

Instructors:

  • Sensei Rich — Al-Go society of black belts U.S.A. (5th Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), Al-Go society of black belts U.S.A. (4rd Degree Black Belt Judo), U.S. Kodokan Federation (5th Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), U.S. Kodokan Federation (4rd Degree Black Belt Judo), USJA (3rd Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), USJA (2nd Degree Black Belt Judo), Al-Go Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Karate Association, Certified MMA (instructor degree-Black Belt), Al-Go Arnis Association of U.S.A., Certified Dento Teki Na Stick Fighting U.S.A. (instructor degree-Black Belt), USJA Certified Coach, CPR & First Aid Certified, Served in US Army, received Honorable Discharge;
  • Sensei Nicole — U.S. Kodokan Federation- (2nd Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), U.S. Kodokan Federation- (1st Degree Black Belt Judo), 1st Degree Black Belt Jujitsu (USJA), 1st Degree Black Belt Judo (USJA), 1st Degree Black Belt Vadha Kempo, 2nd Degree Black Belt Tae Kwon Do, CPR & First Aid Certified. She currently instructs in Jujitsu and Judo and continues her own training in both disciplines. She is a New York State certified teacher specializing in childhood education and children with disabilities in grades 1-6;
  • Sensei Chris — USJA (1st Degree Black Belt Judo), U.S. Kodokan Federation (1st Degree Black Belt Judo), ​USJA Certified Coach, CPR & First Aid Certified.​ Sensei Chris has been training in Judo & Jujitsu since his teens. He instructs students of all ages in Judo. He has also competed in local and state competitions;

  • Sensei Mike — U.S. Kodokan Federation-(1st Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), USJA- (1st Degree Black Belt Jujitsu), CPR & First Aid Certified.

2222 Hylan Boulevard
New York City, NY
718-734-1352
  • Bay Ridge – 95th Street (4.7 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 86th Street (5.1 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 77th Street (5.5 ml) BMT 4th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.12
Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu system at Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu Academy (Dean Street) Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu Academy (Dean Street)

Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu system is a unique system developed by Kyoshi Franklin Foster, MBA, a 6th degree black belt. He has dedicated his life to the development of individuals. This incorporates Jiu Jitsu, Karate, Judo, Aikido and Tae Kwon Do. It is a system designed to develop character, confidence, strong leadership qualities and survival skills for all ages.

1193 Dean Street
New York City, NY
718-576-5545
  • Nostrand Avenue (1200 ft) IND Fulton St
  • Franklin Avenue (2100 ft) BMT Franklin Av
  • Park Place (2300 ft) BMT Franklin Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.01.07
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Instructor — Garry St. Leger has spent nearly his whole life perfecting his skills as a Judoka. An Olympic alternate in 2008, Garry is a 3 time National Champion and 3 time Pan-American medalist. As a 2010 world team member, he has competed against and trained with some of the absolute best Judo players on the planet. While still competing at the top level in Judo, Garry has begun to branch out into Mixed Martial Arts.

12 West 27th Street
New York City, NY
646-649-3976
  • 28th Street (400 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 23rd Street (1100 ft) IND 6th Av
  • 23rd Street (1100 ft) BMT Broadway
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2016.11.08
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Instruction for both adults, and youths.

We offer adult classes in all levels: from Beginner/Intermediate to Advance. Brown/black belts from the Advance Class assist and help with the students in the Beginner/Intermediate class. The Advance class consists of students who have obtained a brown/black belt and national/international competitors.

Instructors:

  • Nobuyoshi Higashi — In 1960 as part of a global initiative to spread judo across the world, he took an exchange position under the University to teach Judo in the United States. He expanded his training to other arts such as Karate, Aikido and Jujitsu. He authored many martial arts books and eventually developed his own style of Jujitsu called Kokushi-Ryu Jujutsu. In his various studies, he has achieved the ranks of 9th dan Red belt in Judo from the Kodokan/USJF, 8th dan in Aikido and 8th dan in Karate;
  • Shintaro Higashi — He achieved success at the world level in Judo in the IJF international Judo circuit. He climbed as high as 43rd in the world, medalling in multiple World Cups, competing in the World Championship for the US team. He was selected for the Pan American and the World Championships teams for USA in the sport of Sambo. He is also a 2x all-state wrestler, in HS and in the NCAA (New York State). He holds the rank of 6th degree black belt in Judo from the Kodokan/USJF and numerous other ranks under his father in JJ, Aikido and Karate;
  • Eugene Seki Freeburg — In high school, he began Judo and wrestling, quickly earning his black belt in less than 3 years. He fights in numerous local and national tournaments, including 3rd at the New York State Judo Championships. He holds the rank of Nidan, second-degree black belt under the USJF and Kodokan. Outside of the dojo, Eugene enjoys weightlifting, music, and chess. He received his B.S. in Biology and plans to become a Doctor of Physical Therapy.
331 Riverside Drive
New York City, NY
646-828-7954
  • 103rd Street (1000 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Cathedral Parkway – 110th Street (1200 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 116th Street – Columbia University (2800 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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2016.12.16
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148 Lafayette Street
New York City, NY
212-226-4474
  • Canal Street (300 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Canal Street (500 ft) BMT Broadway
  • Canal Street (500 ft) BMT Nassau St
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.15
Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu system at Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu Academy (Ralph Avenue) Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu Academy (Ralph Avenue) 1 Photo

Red Tiger Jiu Jitsu Ryu system is a unique system developed by Kyoshi Franklin Foster, MBA, a 6th degree black belt. He has dedicated his life to the development of individuals. This incorporates Jiu Jitsu, Karate, Judo, Aikido and Tae Kwon Do. It is a system designed to develop character, confidence, strong leadership qualities and survival skills for all ages.

745 Ralph Avenue
New York City, NY
718-968-8592
  • Sutter Avenue – Rutland Road (300 ft) IRT New Lots
  • Saratoga Avenue (1900 ft) IRT New Lots
  • Crown Heights – Utica Avenue (3500 ft) IRT Eastern Parkway
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.11
Judo at Judo & Sambo Center (Brooklyn) Judo & Sambo Center (Brooklyn)

Classes:

  • Judo kids;
  • Judo cadets;
  • Judo teens / adults.
2565 East 17th Street
New York City, NY
718-615-0005
  • Sheepshead Bay (800 ft) BMT Brighton
  • Neck Road (2500 ft) BMT Brighton
  • Avenue U (4000 ft) BMT Brighton
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2016.12.14
Judo at Judo & Sambo Center (Staten Island) Judo & Sambo Center (Staten Island)

Classes:

  • Judo kids;
  • Judo cadets;
  • Judo teens;
  • Judo adults.
609 Midland Avenue
New York City, NY
917-518-3832
  • Bay Ridge – 95th Street (4.5 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 86th Street (4.8 ml) BMT 4th Av
  • 77th Street (5.3 ml) BMT 4th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2017.01.07
Judo at McBurney Judo McBurney Judo

Classes are 90 minutes long, and consist of warmup exercises, uchikomi (standing throwing drills), newaza uchikomi (groundfighting drills), timed newaza randori (groundfighting sparring with different partners), and timed tachiwaza randori (standing sparring with different partners).

Depending on your experience, you will be paired up with a senior-ranking member who will introduce you to the various components of the class and basic techniques. You will have personal attention for the first several months and you will set your own pace of learning with thoughtful and safe guidance to help you.

125 West 14th Street
New York City, NY
212-912-2300
  • Sixth Avenue (400 ft) BMT Canarsie
  • 14th Street (500 ft) IND 6th Av
  • 14th Street (600 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.12