HOW TO KNOW YOU ARE DUE FOR PROMOTION? By Mark Lonsdale, Judo Training Development The question on many minds: How do you know when you are due for promotion? Or more importantly, how do you know when you are deserving … Continue reading
THE IMPORTANCE OF TEAM BUILDING IN JUDO By Mark Lonsdale, Judo Training Development How do you take individual competitors from a dozen geographically diverse clubs, who may have only seen each other at a national championship, and turn them into … Continue reading
GROUND GAME FOR VETERAN JUDOKA (Part 4) Newaza and Kosen Judo By Mark Lonsdale, Judo Training Development The cavernous main dojo at the Kodokan is humming with activity as the assembled competitors sized each other up from a distance. Most … Continue reading
Don’t you love it when you find the box in the attic where your parents saved every newspaper clipping, medal, award, postcard and letter from decades past….