Introduction to the San Shi Judo club

  • Posted on: 26 February 2015
  • By: admsanshijudo

San Shi Judo Club is a program of the Japanese-American Cultural Center of Vista. Founded in 1954, today the club continues to provide a learning and practice environment for Kodokan Judo. Students are all ages and come from all walks of life. Our dojo is a full-time space dedicated to judo and as a result we are able to hold classes and events throughout the week. As a non-profit, we are able to concentrate on the mission of promoting values and culture. There are no contracts. All our instructors are qualified volunteers.
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Quotes to live by:

Judo is a study of techniques with which you may kill if you wish to kill, injure if you wish to injure, subdue if you wish to subdue, and, when attacked, defend yourself.
- Kano Jigoro

Judo teaches us to look for the best possible course of action, whatever the individual circumstances.
- Kano Jigoro

In randori we learn to employ the principle of maximum efficiency even when we could easily overpower an opponent.
- Kano Jigoro

The teaching of one virtuous person can influence many; that which has been learned well by one generation can be passed on to a hundred.
- Kano Jigoro