NC Judo clubs in alphabetical order:

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Asheville Judo Club (hosted by Open Source Judo) 357 Gorman Bridge Road, Asheville, NC 28806  /  828-782-3264   Email:
Our up-to-date schedule can be found at
Senseis Jeff Tipton, Craig Econopouly, and Zach Hill

Black River Judo, Ares BJJ Sanford, 2540 Lee Ave, Sanford, NC 27332
Black River Judo, Bull & Bear Jiujitsu, 1372 N Main St, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
Monday: Kid's Judo: 5pm - 6pm (Bull & Bear)
Kid's Judo: 6pm - 7pm (Ares BJJ Sanford)
Adult's Judo: 7pm - 8pm (Ares BJJ Sanford)
Tuesday: Adult's Judo: 7pm - 8pm (Bull & Bear)
Wednesday: Kid's Judo : 5pm - 6pm (Bull & Bear)
Thursday: Adult's Judo: 7pm - 8pm (Bull & Bear)
Saturday: Kid's Judo: 10am - 11am ( Ares BJJ Sanford)
Adult's Judo: 11am - 12pm (Ares BJJ Sanford)

Blue Ridge Budokan, 123 Hayward Park Dr, Hendersonville, NC 28791  -  This location not active
Phil Rasmussen 828-890-8058, E-mail: and website

Burlington Martial Arts Center, 6239 Preacher Roberson Rd., Snow Camp NC. 27349 336-269-3009 email Monday 7-8 p.m. Isshin Ryu Karate. Tuesday 7-8 p.m. Neko-Ryu GoshinJitsu (a complete self-defense system based on Judo).
Wednesday 7-8 p.m. Isshin Ryu Karate. Thursday 7-8 p.m. Judo Friday 7-8 p.m. Judo/Jujitsu Mixed Class.
Mats are open 1 hour before, & 1/2 hour after classes.

Bushido Judo School, North Duke Mall, 3600 North Duke St.   Suite # 102, Durham, NC. Email
Pee Wee Judo 31/2 - 5 yr, Mondays 5:45-6:30 pm, Thursdays 5:45-6:30 pm
6 to 14 yrs Mondays 6:30-7:30 pm, Thursdays 6:30-7:30pm, Saturday 10:00-12:00 pm
15 to Adult (and experienced teens), Mondays 7:30-9:00 pm, Thursdays 7:30-9:00 pm, Saturday 10:00-12:00 pm
Mail to: Darian Stokes,502 E. Club Blvd  Durham, NC 27704 Phone 336-270-0538

Bushido USA Dojo, 3824 Barrett drive (lower level), Raleigh NC 27609
Sensei Juan Rodriguez (919) 332-4966
Kids Classes are Monday and Wednesday 5 to 6 pm.
Adult Classes arer Wednesday and Friday 6 to 7 PM.

Cape Fear Judo Club , 6737 Amsterdam Way, Wilmington, NC 28405ju
Meet at Kaigan Karate School on Monday nights 6:30 - 7:45 PM. Jimmy Lechleider:,

Capital Judo Club in Raleigh, NC , Capital Judo Club operates out of the Royce Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy of Raleigh located at 5243 Capital Blvd. Raleigh, NC 27616
The club is registered with USA Judo and ATJA Judo and training times are Mondays and Fridays at 6:30pm. Sensei Brandon Avila is the head Coach The phone number to the academy is 919.449.1157. Visitors are encouraged to call before attending training and would likely feel most comfortable wearing a t-shirt under a clean white gi (white gi can be provided to visitors who need to borrow one).

C.A.J.A., 2246-C Stevens Mill Road, Matthews, NC , (704) 458-1222 or
Tuesday & Thursdays, Judo 6:00 - 8:00 pm, 
Saturday & Sundays vary, just call and we'll let you know what each weekend will have.
All you need to join us is a current ATJA, JA, JI or JF card.

Cary Judo  5563 Western Blvd., Suite 110 , Raleigh, NC 27606
Phone: 919-380-1082 or 919-539-9937
Club Coach and Instructor Chris Collins
Class times Tuesday and Thursday  from 5:30-7:30 Wednesday 5:30-6:30 Saturday 9-11:00

Champions Judo , 18831 Statesville Road, Cornelius, NC 28031  (704) 728-2454  Ken Nazemetz:, Kim Briselden & Sean Briselden
Mondays from 7:00 - 8:30
Wednesdays from 7:00 - 8:30
Saturdays from 10:00 - 11:30

Combined Force Martial Arts (CFMA), 938 Park Dr, Statesville, NC 28677.( 704)-957-4767 or (704)-873-5388
Schedule Day and Time and age: Monday 3:30-4:30pm (5-9 yrs), 4:30-5:30pm (10-12 yrs), 6:00-7:30pm (13 thru adult),8:00-9:00p, (13 thru adult). Website or Email Randy Ellsworth for more information.

El Toro Judo Club  1351 Sumner Blvd., Ste. 130, Raleigh, NC 26616
Sensei Chester Evans Head Instructor  Phone  
919.522.1087 . Eemail is
Kids Judo:

— Monday (5:00pm – 6:30pm)
— Wednesday (5:00pm – 6:30pm)
Adult Judo:
— Monday (6:30pm – 8:30pm)
— Wednesday (6:30pm – 8:30pm)
— Saturday (12:00pm – 2:00pm) (All Ranks)

Fayetteville/Fort Bragg Judo League Mail to: Ron Hansen, 7469 Minnie Hall Rd., Roseboro, NC 28382
Police Training Center 671 N. Eastern Blvd., Fayetteville, NC 28301 (910) 818-9593
Classes are Monday & Wednesday, Children meet 6 - 7 p.m. Adults meet 7 - 9:00 p.m

Forged Fitness Judo, 1781 NW Maynard Rd, Cary, NC 27513 .
Web Site:  Facebook:
Email:, Phone:  (919) 877-7448
Class Time:  Tuesdays and Thursdays from 06:30PM to 08:00PM

Greensboro Judo, Contacts: Dennis Jones @ Roger Rodolphe
Wednesdays and Fridays from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Leonard Recreation Center, 6324 Ballinger Road (Off New Garden Road) (336) 297-4889

SAGA Combat & SAGA Judo. 625 N. Aspen Rd Lincolnton NC 28092.
7:30 -9:00pm Mon Through Friday  Saturday 1/:00 - 2:30. Head Judo instructor Joe Wells,Contact info Joe Wells (Mobile)704-747-7493, (Home) 704-691-7752. Head Karate & Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor Scott White, 828-851-9514, Website

Mayfield's Martial Arts Academy, 208-B Henderson Drive, Jacksonville, NC 28540
4 pm - 8:30 pm every Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00 am till 12:00 pm every Saturday, unless a Judo tournament is on that day.
1-910-355-9206; Cell 1-910-330-1352
Email Sergeant Major or website

Nito Judo Club, 1850 Healy Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27103
Junior Classes (Ages 5 - 12): Monday & Wednesday, 6:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.
Senior Classes (Ages 13 & Up): Monday & Wednesday, 7:30 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. Thursday, 6:30 P.M. - 8:00 P.M

North Raleigh Judo Club, 4720-140 Hargrove Road, Raleigh .919-876-8898, Contact: Rob Olevsky: Mondays from 6 - 7:30 PM and Saturdays from 11:30 AM - 12:45 PM. For directions and information, visit their Website
Mail to: Rob Olevsky, c/o Karate International, 4720-140 Hargrove Road, Raleigh, NC 27616

Ocracoke Judo   804 Irvin Garrish Highway, Ocracoke, NC  
Monday 5:00pm  (All Students) Wednesday 5:00pm (Children’s Class) Wednesday 7:00pm  (Adult Class)
Friday 5:00 pm (All Students)  Saturday 6:00 pm (Adult Class)*  Sensei Gustavo Sanchez

SAGA Combat & SAGA Judo. 658 Center Dr Lincolnton NC 28092.
7:30 -9:00pm Mon Through Friday  Saturday 1/:00 - 2:30. Head Judo instructor Joe Wells,Contact info Joe Wells (Mobile)704-619-5789 Website

Seijuku Dan Judo;, 2540 Lee Avenue, Sanford, NC; Austin Hansen, Sandan Head Instructor
Email: or phone: 913-704-5145

Smokey Mountain Judo;, at the Wolfe Town Rec Center in Cherokee, NC. Contacts: Sensei Kasey Reagan and Sensei Shirley Reagan; Classes: Monday and Thursday at 6pm

Team Grizzly Jujitsu & Judo , In Octagon MMA at 18-A Wendy Court, Greensboro, NC.  This is a USA Judo Club under Bulldog Judo,  Contact: Benjamin Rothrock: M visit their Website

TJJ : Triangle Judo and Jiu-Jitsu, , 124 Latta Rd., Durham, NC 27712; Judo Sensei Alex Lahman & Judo Sensei Brandon Brown,(Affiliated Judo Senseis: Sensei Rodney Shepard, Sensei Austin Cook, Sensei Scott Spencer, Aaron Decker)
Email: Judo Schedule Wednesday: Adult Judo: 7-8:30pm, Friday: Adult Judo: 7-8pm

UNC Judo Club, Carolina Judo, Wrestling room 001, Fetzer Gym, UNC Chapel Hill, NC.
Email Dr. Dave Peden @
School-year hours: Sunday 1:15-3:15, Monday and Thursday 8:00-9:45 pm
Summer hours: Sunday 1:15-3:15, Monday and Thursday 7-9 pm
Enrollment at UNC-CH is not required; however, university policy requires that non-UNC students must be pre-registered and they purchase a facilities access card before being allowed into the gym.
Mail to: Bill Cabrera, 5 Twin Oaks Court Pittsboro, NC 27312

US Bushido Academy , 55 Trenton PL, Cameron, NC
Info: Yosdan Rodriguez Monday, Wednesday, Friday From 5:00PM TO 7:00PM Adults & Juniors Combined

Waynesville Kodokan Judo Club, Old Recreation Center, Waynesville, NC 28786
Info: Jimmy Riggs: 53 Redfield Drive, Clyde, NC 28721 phone (828) 627-8949, or Billy Frizzell: 828-627-1195

YAMA Judo 3747 Hendersonville Rd, Fletcher, NC 28732   Sensei Thomas Smith III Shodan, (828) 507-4741   Thursdays 6:30-8PM Saturdays 9-10 AM

Yellowhill Judo Club ,(This location may not be active)
Birdtown Recreation center located at 1212 Birdtown Rd. 19 N, Cherokee, NC, 28719
Instructor/Asst. Instructor: William and Mary Lambert
Practices (all ages): Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30 to 8:30 PM
Contacts: William and Mary Lambert   

Yungwirth Judo Academy located at 142 Lugnut Lane, Suite 201, Mooresville, NC 28117 
USA Judo registered club  email: phone:  704-438-8499