The Pacific Southwest Judo Association will be hosting a one-day Katame no Waza training session led by Senseis Pamela Moye and Mary Wakabayashi, current National Champions in Katame no Kata.

Hosted by Art of Takedowns in Escondido, CA

Saturday August 20, 2022 – 10:00 a.m. to noon. – Osaekomi-waza

Saturday August 20, 2022 – 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM– Shime-waza and Kansetsu-waza 

Saturday August 20, 2022 – 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM attendee demonstrations

Event fee $20 for both sessions for each person.

RSVP by July 30, 2022

Scholarships available for PSJA members.

Art of Takedowns

125 W. Mission Ave., #204

Escondido, CA

Eligibility: These activities are open to all current members of United States Judo Federation, USA Judo, and United States Judo Association (Participants must show proof of Membership). Students 12 and over. Others will be admitted with the mutual agreement of the student’s instructor and the event organizer. This is a practical study session of effective mat work basics.

For additional information please contact Bruce Knight via email at or Phone (619) 368-9812.