Thanks for visiting American Judo. We’re thrilled that you're here and ready to check out our site! In the Nav at the top of the page you will find a tab called “Videos” where you can view all the Judo Instructional videos you now have complete access to. You also get access to LIVE classes every month with coaches Jimmy Pedro & Travis Stevens. There is no need to sign up for these. Just make sure that you keep an eye out for emails from the American Judo System. If you ever have any questions please drop them in the contact form below. We would love to hear from each and every one of you.
Meet The Founders
American Judo was founded by Jimmy Pedro & Travis Stevens with the goal of bringing the world of judo to every dojo and house hold who is willing to showcase a desire to learn.
Jimmy Pedro is world renowned for coaching the most accomplished US Olympic Judo Teams between 2012 & 2016. Along with his coaching credentials he holds a World Title as well as two Olympic Bronze Medals. Jimmy currently holds a 7th degree black belt from USA Judo.
Travis Stevens is a product of the American Judo System. Being the only American Male to fight in Two Olympic Semi Finals and finishing with a Silver Medal in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Travis is world renowned for his Newaza Techniques and holds a black belt in BJJ from John Danaher and Renzo Gracie.