USA Judo Launches Partnership and New Member Benefits with ROPEFLEX

by Nicole Jomantas

(Colorado Springs, CO) – USA Judo is pleased to announce that ROPEFLEX has joined the family of partners supporting the growth and development of judo in the United States.

Founded in 2008 by Eugene Kushner, himself a former judoka, ROPEFLEX produces high quality innovative fitness equipment that allows users to get the benefits of both aerobic and anaerobic training with machines utilizing ropes while engaging all of the body’s muscle groups.

“As a former judo competitor, I am thrilled that ROPEFLEX has been named an official partner of USA Judo," said Eugene Kushner, founder of ROPEFLEX. "This partnership validates the importance of training the upper body and grip strength for all athletes, and we have premium options to drive results.”

Through this partnership, USA Judo members will receive a 25% discount on all ROPEFLEX equipment purchased at  

A ROPEFLEX booth will be on site at the USA Judo Senior National Championships in Ontario on Saturday for athletes to learn more about the equipment and what it can do to improve your judo game.

“ROPEFLEX equipment has been designed by a judo player who understands the importance of building grip strength and stamina, so the partnership is a perfect fit,” said USA Judo CEO Keith Bryant. “We are excited about the partnership with ROPEFLEX and appreciate the discounted rates they are passing along to USA Judo individual and club members. Hopefully we’ll soon be seeing these machines in dojos across America.”

ROPEFLEX designs and builds innovative, high-quality fitness equipment that helps everyone achieve their goals. Its multi-functional products are precisely engineered, thoroughly inspected and rigorously tested before being delivered to commercial fitness centers, athletic training facilities, the U.S. military and home gyms. Defined by five principles – integrity, innovation, precision, value and domestic – the company has been proudly committed to U.S. manufacturing since 2008. Discover more at

 About USA Judo

A 501-c-3 non-profit organization based in Colorado Springs, USA Judo is the National Governing Body for the sport of judo in the United States. USA Judo serves more than 12,000 members annually, including athletes, coaches, referees, volunteers and supporters. A proud member organization of the International Judo Federation, the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee and the International Blind Sports Association, USA Judo’s mission is to enable all U.S. athletes to achieve sustained competitive excellence in domestic and international judo competition, and the promotion and growth of the sport of judo in the United States.