England Squad Programme
2013-2014 England Programme
The England core programme consists of a range of domestic and international competitions, training camps and randori opportunities.
(Updated 24th February 2014 - Version 6)
- Removal of Junior European Cup in Kiev, UKR (17-21 May 2014).
- Addition of Paris training camp - 19-21 May 2014
- Selected team to compete at Junior European Cup in La Coruna, ESP (24-25 May 2014)
The England Squad program is a development program, which aims to prepare players for progression up the BJA's World Class Performance pathway, with the ultimate goal delivering players into the Great Britain Junior programme with the necessary technical, tactical, physical, mental and lifestyle attributes to achieve success at international level.
The key objectives are:
TO IDENTIFY young judo players with long term potential.
TO DEVELOP (both physically and mentally), by using the right training at the right time, taking into consideration the different needs of early and late maturers.
TO EQUIP these players with the skills, experience and knowledge needed to build a strong foundation for future achievements and long-term success.
Parents and Coaches presentation
Presented to PreCadet Parents at the British Judo Centre of Excellence (12th January 2014) - Click HERE
England Talent Development Assessment Information
The England Benchmark Testing programme is aimed at setting a Physical and Technical baseline standard to gain entry to the England Talent Development Squad (ETD).
England Programme ManagerBritish Judo Centre of Excellence University of Wolverhampton (Walsall Campus), Gorway Road, Walsall, WS1 3BD