Welcome To American Judo
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 “Members Only 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.
Complete Online Access
Access American Judo 24/7! There are thousands of hours of content geared toward helping you become a better judoka.
Live Judo Classes
Join our live classes! Jimmy Pedro & Travis Stevens try to put on two live classes a month. Make sure you check your emails for links.
Q&A Is Welcome!
Members are encouraged to ask questions. All members can email judo related questions for Jimmy and Travis to answer during live sessions.
In this masterclass on sankaku, Olympic Silver Medalist Travis Stevens goes through the three major forms of this leg triangle technique, starting with the basic version, followed by the reverse...
In this masterclass on juji-gatame, Olympic Silver Medalist Travis Stevens explains everything you need to know about the cross armlock. He starts off by showing ways to straighten uke’s arm,...
To end this course on drills and skills, Jimmy explains the importance of having tori do his favorite newaza move upon uke launching an unsuccessful throw. Another drill involves tori...
In this chapter on throwing techniques, Jimmy looks at the various way you can use uchikomi and nagekomi to achieve different objectives, such as achieving power, speed and stamina for...
Champions are made not born! You only get what you put into it. The American Judo System Online Platform is meant to supplement your dojo training and not replace it. This is a place where you can learn and study judo to become a better judoka.
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.