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Practice at Kodokan (updated on October 1st 2020)

1. Practice policy

- We have raised practice level to stage 3.

   (cf. practice stage 3 on this chart)

(Partners of grabbing practice are limited to a few persons a day.)

- Persons who do not want grabbing practice will continue solo practice.

- We might change practice contents and conditions according to the situation.


2.Those who are allowed to participate in practice and requirements

 - All judokas wishing to practice at Kodokan

 - Those who agree with our policy and requirements for practice (In the case of minors, consent by parent is necessary.)

 - Those who do not have a fever of 37℃ or higher, or any respiratory disorders such as cough and phlegm

 - Nobody in their household is infected with Covid-19 or in close contact with Covid-19 patients.

 - Those whose symptoms do not come under the check items in the Health Checkup Card

 - In case you have a fever over 37 degrees Celsius, please inform Kodokan Education & Instruction Department and as a rule, participation in practice is prohibited for 10 days as follow-up period.


3.Dojo fee and tuition from July

 - The regular fees are charged from July.

 - If you participate only in the mid-summer training (Aug 20-29), 2,200 yen is charged.


4.Class timetable and dojos

 - Children are asked to choose 1 or 2.

 - Check your dojo at the reception counter.



5.Sanitary requirements from the 4th floor to the dojos

 - Before registering at the reception desk on the 4th floor, fill in the Health Checkup Card.

 - Take body temperature on the 4th floor with a non-contact thermometer. If a high fever is detected, take it again with an underarm thermometer.

 - Wash your hands, gargle, disinfect your hands at the reception desk and dojo entrance.

 - You should record the name of partners who you practice with grabbing.



 In line with No.1 above, the following requirements are set:

 - The number of participants is limited.

 - Wear judogi.

 - Mask-wearing is compulsory.

 - Windows and doors of dojos and changing rooms are kept open to ensure good ventilation.

 - Cool water dispensers are not available.

 - Cool water dispensers are not available. (You had better bring your own bottled water.)

 - Change clothes in the designated places and carry your luggage to the designated dojos. (Do not use lockers in the changing rooms.)


7.Other remarks

 - When you watch practice on the 8th floor or in a dojo, you are asked to keep a safe distance.

 - The entrance to the reception and changing rooms are kept open.

 - Use the disposal paper placed in the toilets.

 - If you take shower and need a place to keep your valuables, do not use a locker in a changing room but a locker in front of the reception desk.

 - Bathrooms are not available.

 - The gym is not available.

 - If you are confirmed or suspected to be infected with Covid-19, contact the Education and Instruction Department immediately.



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