2018 San Jose Buddhist Tournament

San Jose, CA February 11, 2018 Kainalu Matthews and Czarina Pineda-Abaya competed in the San Jose Buddhist Tournament, a senior-level tournament. Kainalu competed in both the brown-belt and black-belt division at 100 kg and Czarina competed in the black-belt division at 57 kg. Kainalu won the brown-belt division at 100 kg and went 1-3 in…

2017 Senior Nationals

2017 Senior Nationals Salt Lake City, UT April 29, 2017 Sensei Greg Chow accompanied five of our players to the Senior Nationals tournament held in Salt Lake City, Utah. Daniel Chow took a bronze medal in the Senior Male 73 kg division. Chrissy Chow took a bronze medal in the Senior Female 57 kg division. Cole…

2017 National Scholastic Championships

Noah Wusstig, Chase Wusstig, CJ Pascual-Tabuyo, and Jessica Dixon traveled to Reno, Nevada to compete in the 2017 National Scholastic Championships. This tournament serves as a qualifier for the Cadet World Championships – Chase (66 kg), Noah (60 kg), and CJ (63 kg) all competed in the Cadet division. Jessica (58 kg) competed in the Juvenile A division and…

2016 Dallas Invitational & President’s Cup

2016 Dallas Invitational & 2016 President’s Cup Irving, Texas November 19-20, 2016 Cole Chandler, Daniel Chow, and Chrissy Chow traveled to Irving, Texas with Greg Chow, Paul Chandler, and Evan Fujimoto to compete in two senior level tournaments. These two tournaments, the Dallas Invitational and the President’s Cup were held on back-to-back days. Cole Chandler…

Tenrikyo Recognition Ceremony

Sunday, October 16, 2016 The recognition ceremony for the judoka who competed at the USJF/JA Junior Nationals [Irvine, CA] or at the Tenri, Japan tournament over the summer. Every summer, the Tenrikyo Dendocho holds a blessing ceremony for our summer junior national competitors prior to the competition and a recognition ceremony after the competition. We…

2016 Grassroots Jr Nationals Results

JULY 2-3, 2016 IRVINE, CALIFORNIA GOLD Adriana (Pukey) Daoang [Bantam 1; 23 kg] Angelina Daoang [Intermediate 1; 30 kg] SILVER Rachel Frias [Bantam 1; 23 kg] Makena Abe [Intermediate 2; 48 kg] Noah Wusstig [Cadet; 60 kg] Chase Wusstig [Cadet; 66 kg] Mikayla Abe [Cadet; 52 kg] BRONZE Cohl Otsuka-Bence [Intermediate 1; 30 kg] Keiko…

2016 Jr Olympics Results

JUNE 24-26, 2016 IRVING, TEXAS GOLD CJ Pascual-Tabuyo [Juvenile A; 57 kg; Domestic and International] CONTESTED Keiko Sanders [Cadet and IJF Junior; 57 kg]