USA Judo will be holding weekly meetings for club collaboration

The weekly meetings are for USA Judo certified coaches and their registered clubs. If you would like to register to attend, please email Corinne.Shigemoto@usajudo.us.

 

May 19


Discussion was done via the Jitsi video conferencing platform and recorded for replay below. 24 clubs were in attendance.

USA Judo Insurance and COVID-19 implications
Presenters:
Eric Marsh - Director of Risk Management and Purchasing (USOPC)
Nikki Warren - Vice President, Aon Risk Insurance Services West, Inc


 

 

May 12


Discussion was done via the Jitsi video conferencing platform and recorded for replay below. 18 clubs were in attendance.

Presenters:
Dr. Christina Yonnetsos


Links referenced are:
CDC, State, and Local Health Department Regulations
https://www.cdc.gov/publichealthgateway/healthdirectories/healthdepartments.html

CDC Community Re-opening Cleaning Resources
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/reopen-guidance.html

EPA Approved Disinfectants
https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-registration/list-n-disinfectants-use-against-sars-cov-2

 

April 28


Discussion was done via the Jitsi video conferencing platform and recorded for replay below. 18 clubs were in attendance.

Presenters:
Karen Mackey - Sioux City Judo Club - Iowa
Manmohan Chima - North Texas Judokai - Texas


Links referenced are:
sparkmembership.com

 

April 21


Discussion was done via the Jitsi video conferencing platform and recorded for replay below. 16 clubs were in attendance.

Presenters:
Jovany Varela - Anaconda Judo Academy - California
Lynn Roethke - Club Olympia Judo - Wisconsin
Jon Semetko - Cache Valley Judo - Utah


Links referenced are:
hooksweep.com
kicksite.com

 

April 14


The debut meeting was held by phone call only. 16 clubs attended the call.

Discussion included possible platforms to assist in interacting with club members that are unable to attend normal club activities.

Presenters:
Dan Augustine - Hanabi Judo - California
Javier Garriga - Westlake Judo Club - Texas
Tony Camal - Camal Judo - New Jersey

Some possible solutions are:

zoom.us - a free and/or paid video conferencing platform.
The free version has a 40-minute time limit and a 100 participant limit. No ability to record the conference.
The paid version ($14.99/mo up to 19.99/mo) has a 24-hour time limit and between 100-500 participants.
This option works on windows and MAC computer systems and has a free app for mobile devices (iOS and Android).

meet.jit.si - a free video conferencing platform.
No time limits and a 100 person conference limit with the ability to record to a dropbox account.
This option works on all computer systems (web browser) and has a free app mobile devices (iOS and Android).

discord - a free video conferencing platform.
Must be installed on a device to be the host.
This option works on all computer systems (WIndows, Mac, Linux) via a free app mobile devices (iOS and Android).