Judo

Carolina Judo promotes the study and practice of Kodokan Judo for recreation and competitive purposes. The Judo Club holds regular practices and participates in sanctioned judo competitions, and is affiliated with USA Judo. There are regular opportunities for promotion within the club. All skill levels are welcome, however, beginners are encouraged to join at the beginning of each semester.

Quick Facts:

  • How to join organization: Open
  • Practice Days & Times:
  • Practice Location: Woollen Wrestling room
  • Competitive Season: Fall/Spring
  • Competition Level: Regional
  • National Governing Body: USA Judo

Recent Accomplishments:

  • Won first place at local tournament in Women’s division    
  • Successfully achieved our club’s goal of enlarging our active member group  
  • The club’s goal of attending a tournament as a team was achieved, and in addition to that, many members placed first in their weight class due to a great coaching staff and increased participation throughout the year

Contact: Yongjin (John) Kwon yongjink@email.unc.edu

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