• About our judo dojo

  • Judo-Jujitsu Madison, with its commitment to community, stands as a beacon for those seeking both self-improvement and a sense of purpose.  We are a member club for two national judo organizations.

    United States Judo Association (USJA) Chartered Club

    This affiliation ensures that our practices align with the highest standards set by the USJA. Our instructors, steeped in the wisdom of judo and jujitsu, impart not only techniques but also the values of respect, discipline, and honor. For those with a focus on judo that does not include competition.

    USA Judo: A National Connection

    As part of the USA Judo network, Judo-Jujitsu Madison extends its reach beyond our local mats. USA Judo serves as the national governing body for judo in the United States. Our members with a focus on competitive judo have membership in USA Judo.

    Non-Profit at Heart

    Judo-Jujitsu Madison isn’t just about throws and pins; it’s about giving back. As a non-profit organization, we channel our energy into creating a positive impact. Here’s how:

    1. Affordability: We believe martial arts should be accessible to everyone. Our non-profit status allows us to keep fees reasonable, ensuring that anyone with the desire to learn can step onto our mats.
    2. Character Building: Our instructors emphasize character development alongside physical prowess. We’re not just molding better fighters; we’re shaping better human beings.
    3. Youth Empowerment: Kids who train with us gain confidence, discipline, and resilience. They learn to fall gracefully, both on the tatami and in life.

    Martial Arts training has a wide variety of variety benefits to all who train.

    Physical Benefits of Martial Arts
    • Increased cardiovascular fitness
    • Improved muscle tone
    • Increased energy
    • Greater flexibility

    Mental Benefits of Martial Arts

    • Lower stress levels
    • Higher self-esteem
    • Emotional satisfaction 
    • A great way to connect with your children when they are training in judo
    • Better concentration and focus


    • Free WiFi for members
    • Chromebooks for students to use if they need to get some school work done
    • Small fitness room for the adults to use while the kids work out
    • New larger mat for more training space


    Join the Journey

    Whether you’re a curious beginner or a seasoned practitioner, Judo-Jujitsu Madison welcomes you. Come observe a class, feel the energy, and discover the layers of tradition, discipline, and camaraderie. Our dojo awaits at 6717 Odana Rd #10, Madison, WI. Peel back the layers, and you’ll find more than techniques—you’ll find a community that supports growth, both on and off the mat.