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.Since becoming international, IPOJJ's
membership h& been growing not
only in numbers but in geographical
area as well. Membership now encornpasses an area 6om England, to the
Mid-East, Africa, Australia, as well as
Russia, Canada, .Central and South
America and Chma. Not bad when you
consider that we started is a social
club back in 1969. Since then we have
grown:into an organization which has
been m the forefront of interchanging
techniques. A unique concept that provides members the opportunity d :
learning and understanding other legiti.
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in sponsoring a seminar in your area ar
at you Dojo, IFOJJ Representatives such
as, Michael DePasquale Sr. and Michael
13ePasquale Jr. are available. We are :
prepared to travel to any destination
necessary. Contact our Headquarters for
more information. 201-573-8028.
Item: KI in conjunction with Aiki
Production will be hosting The East
Cogst Martial Arts Symposium. This
event jam-packed with superstars will
be held at Storm King High School in
Cornwall, NY. ch~estInstructors include,
Joe Lewis, Bill Wallace, Gary Alexander,
Robert MacEwen, Michael DePasquale
and many more. :The dates f& this.
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seminar are August 7th, Bth, and 9th.
REMINDER--If you are a m e ~ b e r Contact Robert MacEwen at 914-564of the International Federation and you 5303 for more details.
are planning to conduct a seminar or
Item: Graham Lewis and Michael :
demonstration in the U.S. or abroad,
~ e ~ a s q u a lJr.
e , will be hosting a Ju-Jitsu
contact us so we can provide our
Tournament in the Hicksvill, NY area.
readers with all the details. If it is a
The date and other specifics have not
past event, still contact us so we a n
yet been established. For more informaprovide the outcome either w3l. photion, contad Graham Lewis at 516-939tosortext.
All we need .is a 90 day notice and
Item: The Unified Federation Martial
you get to alert'every reader to your
Art show was the event where several
upcoming Demonstration, Tournament,
prominent,Martial Artists received
Benefn or any other special event!
awards. Among the : recipients were
you are int--+-A
for the Pioneer awards. Michael
DePasquale, Jr. received a Humanitarian award by Mr. Richard Sinclair.
Item: Federation member Pat
Raphael, recently held a one day JuJitsu seminar at his Columbia, Md.
based Dojo. Approximately 50 martial
artists of various backgrounds attended.
Item: Ju-Jitsu America will host it's
14th annual national convention in
Honolulu, HI. The July [email protected] event will
coincide with the 75th birthday celebration for Professor Wally Jay. For
more information write to Ogi Productions, 564 South Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813.
Item: Professor Visitacion will teach
classes regularly at Chris Columbo
Westchester Jujitsu School. Prof&r
Florendo M. Visitacion; is the founder
PROFESSOR V TO TEACH CLASSES
REGULARLY AT W E S T C H m R JUJITSU
-Professor Florendo M. Visitacion, the
fourider of ~ e e - ~ r n i s ~will
i k unow be
teaching a course every Monday night
at Westchester Jujitsu Studio located in
New Rochelle, NY. If you are interested in training with one of the greatest pioneers of the Jujitsu arts on the
east coast, contact Shihan Chris
Cdumbo at (914) 633-8078 for more