Please come by and watch our practices at the Dojo in West Los Angeles on Monday, Wednesday, or Friday evenings. You may also email us or call us at 310 463-4962 for further information.

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    Sawtelle Judo Dojo

    Sawtelle Judo Dojo, established in 1927 and incorporated in 1955, is a non-profit, volunteer, community organization instructing its students in the sport of Judo. It is committed to providing the “building blocks” for developing individuals into champions of Judo and in Life.

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    We will practice Judo at Ocean Grown BJJ.

    Ocean Grown BJJ

    11318 Pico Blvd.

    Los Angeles, CA 90064

    Enter from the back of the building.

    Our mailing address is the following.

    Sawtelle Judo Dojo

    11247 Rudman Drive

    Culver City, CA  90230

    If you would like more enrollment information, please get in touch with us.


    310 463-4962

    Email address

    Class hours @ Ocean Grown BJJ

    Little Kids’ classes (4–6-year-old)-Wednesday & Friday @ 4:00 pm-4:30 pm

    Juniors’ classes (6–12-year-old)-Monday from 4:45 pm-6:00 pm

    Wednesday & Friday from 4:45 pm-5:45 pm

    Seniors’ classes (13 years old & older)-Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 8:00 pm-9:30 pm

    Junior & Senior Novice exclusive class

    -on Mondays only after Juniors’ class

    Juniors (6–12-year-old)-6:15-7:00 pm

    Seniors (13 years old & older)-7:00-8:00 pm

    -for new students and others who want to work on basic ukemi and other fundamental skills

    -prepare new students for regular practice with the rest of the class

    You may refer to our website blog page for information on older posts @

    ソーテル柔道道場 (So-teru Judo Dojo)

    “Mens sana in corpore sano.”

    Latin for “Strong Mind, Strong Body.”

    Maxims of Judo

    Jita Kyoei


    Mutual Welfare and Benefit

    “I scratch your back, and you cross mine, and we will both be happy for it.

    -Ed Osugi-

    Seiryoku Zenyo


    Maximum efficient use of energy

    Jiko no Kansei