Experience the thrill of being able to train seven days a week or two days. In Olympic Sport Judo. Right here in Springfield, Ohio.
Ohio Judo and Jujitsu Academy is proud to announce that we now have the following Instructors On-Staff & Volunteering at our facility.
(2) 6th Degree Blackbelts, (1) 3rd Degree Blackbelt, (1) First Degree Blackbelts, and a few Brown belts helping out too.
Ohiojja is currently remodeling our new Judo & Jujitsu facility in Springfield, Ohio. Our facility is approximately 10,000 sf in size. It will be among one of the few 7 days a week training facilities in Ohio. We host a "FREE" Open Mat session on Friday nights, a day where Coaches and their Students can come gain experience with people from other schools.
We are a highly competitive Facility and will be competing around the United States. This includes Volunteer Instructor's to assist in our educational programs. Ohio Judo & Jujitsu Academy is officially a Non-Profit 501 (c) 3 Organization. We are desperately seeking support and donations of all types. We will be training ages 5 to 90. Everyone over 90 will be admitted as Senior Management, and will receive free unlimited Coffee.
Our head Coach is Sensei William Andreas. He holds the Rank of 6th (Rokudan) Degree Black Belt in both Judo and Jujitsu. Andreas Sensei started his judo career while on military active duty. In 1985 he retired from the United States Navy as a Command Master Chief after 25 years of service.
From 1964 to the present day and over the last 52 years has produced judo champions on the State, National and International levels.
As Head Coach for Central Florida Judo & Jujitsu. Mr. Andreas was awarded:
The 2008 United States Judo Associations Coach of the year.
USA Judo Inc. Certified International Gold Coach
President & Founder of Central Florida Judo & Jujitsu Inc.
Head Coach American Institute of Judo & Karate
First President of the Massachusetts Judo Association
Former Vice-President Florida Judo Association Former Director of Operations Florida Judo Inc.
Former Promotion Chairman Florida Judo Inc.
Former Promotion Secretary Florida Judo Inc.
Former Florida Judo Inc. Vice-President of the Central Region.
American Traditional Jujitsu Assoc. Chairman Promotion Board
Master Examiner United States Judo Association.
USJA Nage No Kata Instructor level A
USJA Ju No Kata Instructor Level A
No matter your situation, we can help you make positive changes to your life. We are not just a school, we are a family! Our school is open to the public, and also caters to our Military and First Responders!
We specialize in Olympic Style Judo, but we teach other styles too. Our competitive Judo students will have the opportunity to compete at the Local, State, National & International levels. When you were a child, or teen, or young adult...were you ever given this opportunity? Don't let this opportunity pass you by. Let us show you our love of Judo & Jujitsu, and how it can change and improve you life!
We are a "Non-Profit" Martial Arts School located in Springfield, OH. What makes us different, is we do not have any paid staff. We are all Volunteers, it's all about our passion for the Sport and passing it on to others! We are a recognized USA Judo & American Traditional Jujitsu Association (ATJA)Training Facility. Our Judo & are not Dojo Ranks, they are Internationally recognized! Please free to roam around our website. Please keep checking back for upcoming videos, and our student updates.
Being a Non-Profit Organization, we rely heavily on Volunteers & Donations to help run our daily activities. not to mention our special events, fundraising, remodeling, and facility maintenance.
It doesn't matter what your experience level is, we need your help! We are also looking For Donations and Sponsorships.
Tuition Fees only $75 per month. There will be a Training (Gi) Uniform Fee of $75.00 a National Membership Registration Fee that is also due at signup. This National Registration fee will be determined by age, and your selection from 2 different National Organizations. The National Registration covers Insurance, and Judo & Jujitsu Promotion Requirements.
Why pay for Judo and Jujitsu separately? Students can be tested for Judo & Jujitsu ranks. (Promotion fees are required).
We are currently looking for Wresting Coaches, Physical Fitness Experts, Physical Therapist, and Martial Arts Instructors.
Starting classes 6 to 12 yrs. Teens 13 to 16 yrs. Seniors 17 and above.
This includes all sessions open to the students ability. The after School Program is now Open. Enroll now for the fall Classes.
National Judo Organizations Annual Memberships Are Available
If you have questions about the opportunities available to you in our program please send us a message. We will get back to you as soon as possible. We are now a 501(c)3 non-profit Academy.
326 Dayton Avenue, Springfield, Ohio 45506, United States
937-505-3029 Office (Landline)
01:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Monday - Friday: 1 pm to 3:00 pm
Monday - Friday: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday: 1 pm to 3:00 pm
Sunday: 1 pm to 3:00 pm