|Birthname||Clyde Alton Worthen Jr.|
|born on||11 May 1944 at 16:05 (= 4:05 PM )|
|Place||Bisbee, Arizona, 31n27, 109w56|
|Timezone||MWT h6w (is war time)|
|Astrology data||21°03' 05°23 Asc. 00°45'|
American martial artist, a 6th Degree Black Belt judoka, trained by Yoshisada Yonezuka at the Cranford Judo Karate Center.
Worthen started his fighting career as a wrestler and did not start judo until the age of 20. He became famous for his "Osoto" and "Hari" moves as a left-handed judoka. He currently teaches judo in New Jersey. One of his most prominent students was Steven Mocco, two-time NCAA heavyweight wrestling champion and current Olympic hopeful.
Clyde Worthen lived and trained in Japan for 5 months. He has competed throughout the world. He won the gold medal in the 1976 Pan American Games, and was a member world championship team in 1969, 1971, 1975, and 1977. He was also a member of four U.S. World Teams. Worthen won the National Judo Championship for the third consecutive year at the Senior National Competition in 2004.
Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.
- Traits : Body : Handedness (Left)
- Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Lived and trained in Japan)
- Vocation : Sports : Martial arts (Judoka)
- Vocation : Sports : Wrestling
- Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner (Judo coach)
- Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (6th Degree Black Belt judoka)