Northeast Sumo Camp 2019

One of the best - if not the best - amateur sumo wrestlers in America, Ed Suczewski, will be hosting a sumo camp on May 25th and 26th in Madison, NJ.  For those who don't know Ed, he is a multi-time gold medalist at the US Sumo Nationals, he has medaled multiple times at the... Continue Reading →

BEER AND SUMO

Welcome Mat Sumo NOLA Edition is hosting another wonderful sumo event.  BEER AND SUMO will be held on Saturday, May 4th at the Welcome Mat Mixed Martial Arts Academy in LaPlace, LA.  For those who don't know, this location is right outside of New Orleans, so it makes for a wonderful weekend getaway.  My prior... Continue Reading →

Musashikuni Mamu in the Kyūshū Basho 2013

Today's post is a review of Musashikuni Mamu's performance in the Kyūshū Basho 2013.  I could only find video for three of the seven matches, so this post doesn't give a full perspective of Musashikuni's performance in this basho.  Nevertheless, I still enjoy making gifs of these early matches, and thereby this post may contribute... Continue Reading →

Musashikuni Mamu in the Aki Basho 2013

As mentioned in my last few posts, some YouTube accounts that upload sumo videos are being taken down due to these accounts being deleted.  I periodically download videos of Musashikuni and Wakaichiro to ensure that I have copies, but I do not do it near enough.  So, to help motivate myself, I like to make... Continue Reading →

Results of the US Sumo Open 2019

The US Sumo Open 2019 concluded last weekend, and it was quite the event!  There were upsets but also dominant performances; there were lopsided matches but also very close contests; there were regulars winning medals but also newcomers winning medals.  Most of all, it was a lot of fun!  All the competitors should be proud... Continue Reading →

Preview of the US Sumo Open 2019

In addition to the Haru Basho 2019 wrapping next weekend, we also have another exciting sumo event - the US Sumo Open 2019!  The US Sumo Open is one of the two premier sumo events in North America.  Whereas the US Sumo Nationals, the other premier event, is restricted to only US competitors, the US... Continue Reading →

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