A judo teacher is called sensei (先生). Senseis at Liberty Bell Judo: Lou Moyerman, Adam Moyerman and Tony Kenis
What is Judo?
Judo (柔道 jūdō?, meaning "gentle way") is a modern martial art, combat and Olympic sport created in Japan in 1882 by Jigoro Kano (嘉納治五郎). A practitioner of judo is known as a Judoka (柔道家 jūdōka?, judo practitioner).
Alumni Clinic 2014
Liberty Bell Judo conducts clinics throughout the year for judoka from all over the area.
House of Champions
Liberty Bell Judo is very proud of the judoka who have practiced here over the years. They are a part of our Judo Family.
Uchi mata (内股?) is one of the original 40 throws of Judo as developed by Jigoro Kano. To this day uchi mata has consistently been one of the highest scoring techniques in competition
Compete in Judo Tournaments.
Contest (試合 shiai or jiai with rendaku?) is a vitally important aspect of judo. Judo became an Olympic sport for men in the 1964 Games in Tokyo and for women in 1992 in Atlanta.
Tomoe nage (巴投?) is one of the traditional forty throws of Judo as developed by Jigaro Kano.
Practice your Judo Throws
Nage waza include all techniques in which tori attempts to throw or trip uke, usually with the aim of placing uke on his back.