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Douglas Tono

At the helm of Tohkon Judo Academy is none other than seventh degree black belt, Douglas Tono.  His accomplishments are too numerous to mention, but his most famous is the gold medal at the Dutch Open making him the first American to win it.   He is the 2019 World Veteran's Champion at the M6 66kg division.  He is currently competing Goshin Jitsu at the highest levels.   Doug is a pinnacle in the midwest judo scene with his endless knowledge and generosity.  

He was inducted into the 2023 USJF Hall of Fame

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