Hilo Hongwanji Judo Club

Children at least 7 years of age who are interested in joining judo, please contact head sensei Neal Okimoto at 936-4006 or email: hhjcboosterclub@gmail.com

You can also Contact 961-6677 for more information on how to sign up or email info@hilobetsuin.org

Open Enrollment

Classes are Monday and Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. for adults and Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. for children and beginners.

For more information or to sign up, please visit the dojo between 5:30—6:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday.


1. Judoka and parents are finished meeting 1 on 1 with Sensei to review promotion status, goals and parent participation with club functions.

2. July 21, 2018 will be the annual ranking ceremony and pot-luck.

3. Judo parents helped with set up and break down for Bon Dance this past weekend.

4. Shonembu class (blue belt and higher) currently doing a conditioning training this summer