Johnson City Judo Club General Info

We are a non-profit organization based in Johnson City, Tennessee.  We are a USJA Charter B club.

Beginners and advanced adult (16 years or older) students are welcome.

You will need to purchase a judo uniform or gi (available at reduced prices) . Karate gis are not sturdy enough for judo.

We ask that all members join the USJA for promotion and insurance purposes. There is a small fee for each belt  promotion. The rank of black belt first degree will typically take a diligent student about 4 years.  Promotions are done based on exams and tournament points. Promotion requirements are found at

Contact: Brian Rowe: 7th Dan, (423) 928-3211

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