Sensei John D. Harwood

Second Degree Black Belt, Sensei John D. Harwood, started Judo at the age of 6 at the Manson Judo Club in Buffalo, New York.  He came to Kodokan Judo of Cape Coral as a brown belt, receiving his Shodan (black belt) through Sensei John Paccione.  Sensei John has attended many tournaments since his youth, taking first place at Am Cam, second place in the Junior Olympics, second place in the 2010 USJA vs. USJF event and first place in the 2011 Sunshine State Games.