Two events down already in 2023 with so much more to come! See inside for our recap of the Mighty Eagle Team Tournament and the SoCal Open, as well as all the info you need for Nationals next month and a guest feature on sharing sumo with the next generation.
Category American Sumo Newsletter
American Sumo Newsletter – December 2022
With 2022 behind us, it’s time to look back at some highlights. In addition to the recent tournaments and the November basho, we look back at the year as a whole and hand out awards to some wrestlers who really earned special recognition for their performances. Make sure to check out the GSB, Sumo Punx, and Sake & Sumo YouTube channels for our full award coverage!
We are looking to continue expanding our coverage in 2023, so if you are interested in contributing articles, art, photography, or anything else, please get in touch!
American Sumo Newsletter – October 2022
Our October newsletter is here! So much to cover this time around. In chronological order, we cover the Consulate’s Cup, the US Open, and the Beer City Open, as well as our normal coverage of pro sumo and technique tips. Make sure to keep us in the loop on any upcoming events or new clubs and watch for our December mega-issue with full summaries of amateur and professional sumo in 2022!
American Sumo Newsletter – August 2022
Lots to cover in this August issue! Look inside for full amateur and pro results, resources on clubs and upcoming events, and more technical insights from Tom Zabel. If you have a club or event that you’d like added (or if you’d like to contribute) feel free to reach out to Grand Sumo Breakdown through any social media.
American Sumo Newsletter – June 2022
Check out GSB’s first issue of American Sumo, a newsletter where we cover everything we can get our hands on related to our favorite sport! Inside you’ll find results from amateur US tournaments, professional Japanese sumo, a feature on the upcoming World Games, and resources on how to get in the ring yourself. We will be releasing new issues every even-numbered month, so get in touch with us through social media if you’d like to contribute or get your club/event added to the August newsletter!
*Revision 6/21 – punctuation, photo sizing, contact info for Ironwave Sumo