Member Benefits

Being a member of USA Judo provides many rewards and benefits. As a member of the National Governing Body for the Olympic sport of Judo, each member receives:

  • Amateur standing and eligibility protection in all tournaments/events sanctioned by USA Judo in the United States

  • The ability to participate in USA Judo National Championships and sanctioned events throughout the United States

  • Secondary participant accident medical insurance for any injury occurring at sanctioned events or club practices



  • Opportunity to represent the United States at international competitions

  • Eligibility to pursue USA Judo Coach Certification and club membership

  • Ability to receive rank promotions through USA Judo

  • Ability to attend instructor, coach and club management courses through the IJF Academy

  • An electronic newsletter for members only

  • Exclusive discounts through USA Judo’s sponsors, including United Airlines, Dollamur, Shaklee, Hatashita Sports, HotelPlanner