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Letters to the Editor Saturday, Jan. 2

The Daily Gazette 02 Jan 2021
PHOTOGRAPHER. Gazette Editorial Board. Categories. Letters to the Editor, Opinion. Get creative about clearing city streets ... Schenectady ... Ms ... An avid student of judo, Putin learned the triumph of technique and strategy over sheer might. He also learned lessons on the street ... He called the experience a quick and lasting lesson in the meaning of “cornered.” ... .

Gil Bovard was an honorable man: Letter

Globe Gazette 11 Dec 2020
My deepest condolences to the Gil Bovard family on the loss of an extraordinary American, and human being. He lived an amazing life. Many, many, many moons ago I met Gil when I enlisted in his Judo classes. The lessons ... .

Judo in Japan: Getting unwanted scrutiny for abuse, violence

Kearney Hub 09 Oct 2020
Judo teacher Miyoko Hamana reminds her students of safety of their own and partners as they learn a skill during a judo lesson at Hamana Dojo in Oiso town, west of Tokyo on Oct ... Judo teacher Tomoo Hamana helps protect the neck of a new student during a judo lesson at Hamana Dojo in Oiso town, west of Tokyo on Oct.

Bill Caldwell: 'Wild' Red Berry was irrepressible

The Joplin Globe 04 Oct 2020
Professional wrestling is known for colorful characters. One of the most loquacious and enduring was Pittsburg's Wild Red Berry. As a wrestler, manager and referee, Berry could be counted on to stir up a crowd with his words or deeds ... Wrestler Red Berry ... During World War II, he toured Army camps, giving judo lessons and hand-to-hand combat exhibitions.


Herald-Standard 02 Oct 2020
AMERICAN JUDO HAPKIDO INST. will be holding a Facebook Live event where people can tune in at 12.30 p.m. on Saturday Oct. 3, to see Master Laura teach important safety and awareness lessons for all ages. It will be on the American judo-hapkido Inst's Facebook page. For any questions call 724-627-5111 or email ... Monday. 11 am - 6 pm.

Critical Mass: Unassuming Audie Murphy a true American hero

Arkansas Online 19 Jul 2020
Audie Murphy was a small man, a touch over 5 feet, 5 inches tall ... Audie became a breadwinner. He picked cotton and worked in a store and shot rabbits to go with the molasses and bread they ate ... Cagney and his brother William signed Murphy as a $150 a week contract player for their production company and set him up with acting, voice and judo lessons.

A 7-6 wingspan, signature hair and NBA aspirations. An in-depth interview with BYU’s Matt Haarms

Deseret News 30 Apr 2020
5, 2020. Michael Conroy, Associated Press ... For the Dutch, soccer and field hockey rank ahead of basketball ... But it’s already taken me so far ... But there was a problem ... “If they kicked anything low, I wouldn’t go get it.” Haarms took judo lessons but those didn’t take either. His mom told him that he could quit judo if he found a different pursuit ... .

MARTIAL ARTS: Area gyms adjust to virtual learning

Odessa American 25 Mar 2020
That hasn’t been the case this past week ... We’ve been closed for the last weeks.” ... The Odessa Boys and Girls Judo Club has also been out closed for the time being ... Unlike with Matthews Martial Arts and ATA, they have not been doing virtual lessons ... We don’t get paid to do this because this is a non-profit judo club ... People don’t pay to take judo lessons.

How can we make the workplace adapt to us, instead of the other way around?

The National 02 Mar 2020
The mental and physical wellbeing of employees is increasingly becoming a priority for organisations around the world, both in the public and private sectors ... Employees regularly come under extraordinary pressure ... That is when I came across the work of Dr Adam Gazzaley ... How a judo champion gave me an early lesson in the science of physical contact.

Gopher's Rise and Fall Shows How Much We Lost When Monopolists Stole the Net

Slashdot 22 Feb 2020
Science-fiction writer, journalist and longtime Slashdot reader, Cory Doctorow, a.k.a. mouthbeef, writes ... Gopher ruled until browser vendors swallowed Gopherspace whole, incorporating it by turning gopher.// into a way to access anything on any Gopher server ... But the lesson of Gopher is that adversarial interoperability is judo for network effects ... .

Judo Shows Promise for Kids With Autism

PsychCentral 20 Jan 2020
Importantly, however, the children in the study were eager to continue judo lessons beyond the study period and the few who did not continue had to stop because of scheduling or transportation issues, rather than lack of interest.

Helping others find fun in sports

The News-Enterprise 30 Dec 2019
Josh Johnson, 42, educates in the classroom and through martial arts ... Burkhead Elementary School by day ... “Kids are happy ... “Mr ... “For example, last week he sought assistance from the Hardin County technology department to incorporate robots into his bowling lesson,” Bender said. “Mr. Johnson also sponsors our archery and judo clubs, however, Mr ... .

Legging It – Frank McNally on the Japanese obsession with running in relays

The Irish Times 18 Oct 2019
The glory of running is that you can do it alone, together.  ... And that was it ... Among its lesser revelations was another language lesson. that the common Japanese suffix -do, much used in martial arts, means “path” or “way”.  Hence judo, the “gentle way”, kendo, the “sword way”, aikido, the “way of harmonious spirit”, and so on ...    .

Ludhiana girl wins bronze medal in Commonwealth Judo Championships

Indian Express 02 Oct 2019
MORE THAN two years ago, when a young Ishroop Narang started taking judo lessons, it was because she was trying to lose weight ... Last week, the 13-year-old Ludhiana girl won her first international medal — a bronze medal in the +70 kg pre cadet category — in the Commonwealth Judo Championships held at Walsaal, Great Britain.

Romesh Ranganathan: I’m rubbish at sport – and now I’ve got to do keepy-uppies with Freddie Flintoff

The Observer 07 Jul 2019
I was terrible at sport at school ... I have zero ... I did judo and the instructor, in a way that I am pretty sure was racially unacceptable even then, dubbed me and the fattest white kid in the class “Coffee and Cream”. At the end of every judo lesson, the rest of the class would chant “Coffee and Cream” as Cream pummelled the shit out of Coffee ... .

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