Freedom Judo

Freedom Judo - Where Champions Are Made. Our mission is to help our students succeed both on and off the mat. Judo (柔道 jūdō, meaning "gentle way") is a modern martial art, combat and Olympic sport created in Japan in 1882 by Jigoro Kano.

At Freedom Judo, students will learn more than just the sport of Judo...they will learn skills that will benefit them both on and off the mat. We Build Champions!

Operating as usual

02/29/2016
MEMES 02/22/2016

Sensei Gene sees all! #doyourpushups #mememonday #judo #freedomjudo

lazy moments

02/18/2016
02/18/2016

Ippon of the tournament - Paris GS

02/18/2016

Ippon of the Week - Baku Judo Grand Prix

Timeline photos 02/17/2016

Proof that Judo is out of this world!
#JudoInSpace #judo #freedomjudo

Dear Judo Fans! Follow the preparation of Thomas Pesquet, French Astronaut of the European Space Agency. Thomas is a black belt judoka and he will go to Space at the end of 2016: http://www.intjudo.eu/News/cikk3762

More about Thomas Pesquet: http://thomaspesquet.esa.int/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ESAThomasPesquet
Twitter: https://twitter.com/thom_astro

Timeline photos 02/08/2016

It's Meme Monday! #judo #mememonday #freedomjudo

MEMES 02/04/2016

Yup

MEMES 02/03/2016

Not our Sensei, he wouldn't do that. Or would he? ;) LOL

Timeline photos 02/02/2016

It's time for #TuesdayTrivia!

#TuesdayTrivia Paris Grand Slam hosts Fédération Française de Judo have won 11 Olympic judo gold medals.

Can you name their champions? #JudoParis2016

Timeline photos 01/28/2016

Throwback Thursday, 2010. The Freedom Judo Gang in all their glory! #tbt #judo #freedomjudo #throwbackthursday

Timeline photos 01/27/2016

It's Waza Wednesday! #wazawednesday #judo #judorocks #freedomjudo

MEMES 01/25/2016

You know what day it is! #MemeMonday #judo #judomeme #freedomjudo

"I'm king of the world!!"

Timeline photos 01/22/2016

Timeline photos

Did you know THIS Friday is the Pre-Registration Deadline for the Lone Star Classic 2016?? You can pre-register thru mail or online. Join us for our silver anniversary!

Timeline photos 01/22/2016

Throwback Thursday 2008. Judo Myth #137: Judo classes are only for boys. #mythdebunked #judo #judorocks #freedomjudo #tbt

MEMES 01/18/2016

It's Meme Monday! #mememonday #freedomjudo #judo

stop it sensei, you're making me blush

Timeline photos 01/14/2016

Throwback Thursday, July 2008. The face of Freedom Judo. #senseigene #tbt #judo #freedomjudo

Timeline photos 01/07/2016

Throwback Thursday 2008. Judo Myth #109: Judo classes are always serious. #mythdebunked #judo #judorocks #freedomjudo #tbt

01/06/2016

It's Waza Wednesday! Koshi-waza (hip throwing techniques) include Hane goshi (Spring hip throw) and Harai goshi (Sweeping hip throw) #wazawednesday #judo #judorocks #freedomjudo

Timeline photos 01/05/2016

Inspiration for our judokas

10th Dan Keiko Fukuda,
Last Student of Jigoro Kano, passes

Keiko Fukuda, the first woman awarded the rank of 10th dan in judo, passed away yesterday in San Francisco. She was 99.

“This is a dream come true,” Fukuda said in the summer of 2011, shortly after she was awarded judo’s highest rank by USA Judo, the national governing body for the Olympic sport in the United States.

Fukuda’s first reaction was “total surprise,” according to her caretaker, Shelley Fernandez, interviewed at the time. Then came a sense of great pride, “especially knowing that this promotion would help women’s judo,” Fukuda told Fernandez.

The last surviving student of the founder of judo, Jigoro Kano, Fukuda had separated from tradition as a young woman, choosing to train in judo under Kano rather than marry.

Fukuda eventually followed Kano’s wish that she and other students teach judo around the world. She came to the United States to do just that in 1966. She became a leader in women’s rights by example and voice, forcing away the ceiling that had prevented her from ascending in rank sooner.

Fukuda’s life is the subject of a documentary, ”Mrs. Judo: Be Strong, Be Gentle, Be Beautiful.” Go to the website for trailers to the film at http://www.mrsjudomovie.com/film/the-trailer/

USA Judo will report details on services as soon as they are available.

By Ernest Pund, USA Judo Communications

Timeline photos 01/04/2016

It's Meme Monday, first one of 2016...it's going to be a great year at Freedom Judo! #mememonday #judowhatido #judo #judorocks #freedomjudo

Timeline photos 12/31/2015

Made your New Year's Resolutions yet? How about some Grappling Goals! #judo #judorocks #freedomjudo

12/30/2015

It's Waza Wednesday! Te-waza (hand techniques) include Tai Otoshi (Body Drop) and Ippon Seoinage (One Arm Shoulder Throw). #wazawednesday #judo #judorocks #freedomjudo

Timeline photos 12/28/2015

It's Meme Monday! #judorocks #judo #freedomjudo #mememonday

Very True

Timeline photos 12/24/2015

Wishing a Merry Christmas to the best judokas ever!

Mobile uploads 12/16/2015

The Force is strong. #judowars

New rules for 2015

Timeline photos 12/08/2015

It's beginning to look a lot like Judo! #judo #judorocks #givethegiftofjudolessons

MEMES 11/16/2015

Appropriate meme for this week. #judorocks #judoordie #nothingeasyisworthaimingfor

nothing easy is worth aiming for

Timeline photos 10/28/2015

Happy birthday to the founder of Judo, Kanō Jigorō! Without him, the characters jū (柔) and dō (道) would mean nothing but "gentle way." But with him, Judo means a way of life to judoka around the world. #judo #judorocks #kanojigoro #gentleway

10/27/2015

It's Throwing Technique Tuesday! Nage-Waza, the Japanese term for a grappling technique that involves off-balancing or lifting an opponent, and throwing them to the ground. Throws usually involve a pulling and rotating motion, the one performing the throw usually stays balanced on their feet - standing techniques (tachi-waza). However regularly when performing the throw both fighters finish on the ground. Certain throwing techniques called sacrifice throws (sutemi-waza) involve putting oneself in a potentially unfavorable position, such as on the ground, in order to execute a throw. #techniquetuesday #judo #judorocks #judoisforeveryone

MEMES 10/26/2015

What day is it? It's Meme Monday! #mememonday #judo #judorocks

Timeline photos 10/23/2015

Flashback Friday...way back! Can you name the throw? #flashbackfriday #judo #judorocks

MEMES 10/05/2015

Judo...better than any dance routine! #judorocks #judo #mememonday

I still like to say it is a "beautifully aggressive" sport

Videos (show all)

Location

Telephone

Address


3705 Halik Rd, Ste 7
Pearland, TX
77581

Opening Hours

Monday 5am - 8pm
Tuesday 5am - 8pm
Wednesday 5am - 8pm
Thursday 5am - 8pm
Friday 5am - 8pm
Saturday 7am - 12pm
Sunday 7am - 7pm

Other Gyms in Pearland (show all)
Anytime Fitness Pearland Anytime Fitness Pearland
8703 Broadway St.
Pearland, 77584

Welcome to your friendly neightborhood gym in Pearland! Whether you're a beginner or fitness fanatic, Anytime Fitness will help you get to a healthier place!

Shadow BJJ - Shadow Creek Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Shadow BJJ - Shadow Creek Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
12310 Broadway Street #214
Pearland, 77584

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is proven to be a highly effective and efficient method of self defense. At Shadow BJJ we provide a world class curriculum rom a championship rich tradition.

Forged Warrior Martial Arts Forged Warrior Martial Arts
2510 Broadway St
Pearland, 77581

Forged Warrior facilitates physical, mental, and spiritual growth while promoting courtesy, respect, discipline, and courage to students of all ages.

Fit4Mom Pearland Fit4Mom Pearland
2150 Country Place Pkwy
Pearland, 77584

Fitness for every stage of motherhood! Enroll for a free trial class at https://pearland.fit4mom.com/your-first-class-is-free

BRICK Houston-Turkey Wars III BRICK Houston-Turkey Wars III
2849 Miller Ranch Rd Suite 501
Pearland, 77584

Rx / Intermediate / Scaled Team and Masters Individual Competition Masters 40+ Individual (Only Individual Division) Male Female Scaled Team M/M F/F M/F Intermediate Team M/M F/F M/F RX Team M/M F/F M/F 6 Scored Events + Final WOD (Top 4)

Snap Fitness - Pearland Snap Fitness - Pearland
3108 Dixie Farm Rd
Pearland, 77581

Call today to set up an appoitment to tour the gym 281-996-9800

CrossFit Iron Sharpens Iron CrossFit Iron Sharpens Iron
3222 S. Main
Pearland, 77581

Forging Elite Fitness in our Community

Health & Fitness Expo Health & Fitness Expo
Pearland, 77581

Crosspoint Church is hosting a Health & Fitness Expo on Feb. 7, 2015 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. and is open to the public at 1134 Old Alvin Rd., Pearland, TX

Montenegro's Martial Arts Academy Montenegro's Martial Arts Academy
2206 E Broadway St
Pearland, 77581

We Teach Karate, KickBoxing, Self-Defense

Dynamic Fitness - Pearland Dynamic Fitness - Pearland
2810 Business Center Dr, Ste 144
Pearland, 77584

AWESOME GYM. UNREAL PRICE. Memberships are as low as $10/Month. No matter which membership level you choose, you’ll get more than you can imagine, for a fraction of what you’d pay elsewhere.

Zumba with Rashard Zumba with Rashard
Pearland, 77584

Providing group fitness instruction and small group training in the Houston area.

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Pearland Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Pearland
4141 Bailey Rd, Pearland, TX 77584-6047, United States
Pearland, 77584-6047