August 29, 2021
Sensei Kevin Tamai – Hui-O-Judo Club
Sensei Kevin Tamai, head sensei of Hui-O-Judo Beltsville in Beltsville Maryland, is the oldest son of Ken Tamai, the first USJF lifetime achievement honoree. Kevin is currently a Rokudan and Life member in both USJF and USA Judo with over 50 years of judo experience.
Kevin has been on the mat since he could crawl. He and his family run most of the events for Shufu Yudanshakai. Hui-O-Judo was the 3rd club in USJF to receive the 5 Star of Excellence Recognition. Kevin will share some of what his club has done to help develop a good judoka. He will share his philosophy and teaching methods used in developing the judoka into an all-around good person.