Judo and Jujitsu classes are held on Wednesdays & Fridays 6:00 - 9:00pm at

Kids 6:00-7:15pm, Seniors 7:00-9:00pm

Leonard Recreation Center of Greensboro

6324 Ballinger Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
Phone:(336) 297-4889

Classes in all arts are run parallel, or may be staggered, depending on attendance. Judo classes are open to ages 14 years and up (Male and Female). Aiki-Jitsu classes are open to ages 18 years and up (Male and Female).


  • Mr. Barry Siegal, 3rd Dan (Sandan) - Judo
  • Mr. Dennis Jones, 3rd Dan (Sandan) - Judo

Sensei Siegal started Judo in 1962 and competed collegiately in various tournaments throughout the East Coast. He also coached at the college level and joined the Greensboro Judo Club in 1995. Sensei Siegal holds a PH. D in Geology from the Penn State University.

Sensei Jones started Judo on Guam in 1969. While in the US Army, he practiced and competed in various places such as Guam, Germany and the United States.

Visiting Sensei / Club Founder

  • Sensei Roger Rodolphe, 8th Dan (Hachidan)-Judo, 7th Dan (Shichidan)- Jujitsu, 3rd Dan (Sandan) - Aikido (See Profile)


$75 for the first month (includes first year national membership),

$25/month there after.

Our courses are designed to introduce and teach you a combination of judo, jujitsu and aikido techniques. Included are break-falls, throwing, take downs, grappling, escapes, striking plus chokes and armbars for members 16+. This combined knowledge gives you the foundation and basic skills needed to continue later in the art of your choice.

Additional Expenses for the Advanced Classes

  1. Cost of "Gi" (uniform) $50-60 , depending on size needed.
    A must for the advanced classes.
  2. National Federation Membership $50/year.
    A must for national and international rank registration & recognition.
  3. Promotion fee $25/each. Members are usually eligible every six months, assuming 2-3 practices/week.

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For comments or questions about our club,
contact Mr. Roger Rodolphe