RSS All British Judo Association Newshttp://www.britishjudo.org.ukRSS All British Judo Association Newsen-usCopyright (C) 2012 British Judo AssociationBritish Judo set to host Visually Impaired Judo Grand Prix ahead of Rio 2016 Paralympic Gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-set-to-host-visually-impaired-judo-grand-prix-ahead-of-rio-2016-paralympic-gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-set-to-host-visually-impaired-judo-grand-prix-ahead-of-rio-2016-paralympic-gamesFri, 29 Apr 2016 13:37:00 +0100Nissan Throws Its Weight Behind British Judohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/nissan-throws-its-weight-behind-british-judohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/nissan-throws-its-weight-behind-british-judoThu, 28 Apr 2016 14:33:00 +0100British Judo announces exciting new partnership with A-Planhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-announces-exciting-new-partnership-with-a-planhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-announces-exciting-new-partnership-with-a-planWed, 27 Apr 2016 09:45:00 +0100Powell takes bronze at European ChampionshipsNatalie Powell took a big step on the road to Rio Olympic Games as she came away with bronze on the final day of individual competition at the 2016 European Judo Championships on Saturday 23 April in Kazan, Russiahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/powell-takes-bronze-at-european-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/powell-takes-bronze-at-european-championshipsSat, 23 Apr 2016 17:06:00 +0100Fifth for Conway at European ChampionshipsSally Conway’s fifth was the highlight for British Judo on the second day of the 2016 European Judo Championships in Kazan, Russia on Friday 22 Aprilhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/fifth-for-conway-at-european-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/fifth-for-conway-at-european-championshipsFri, 22 Apr 2016 18:02:00 +0100John Keith ObituaryIt is with great sadness that the Eastern Area reports the sad passing of John Keith, 4th Danhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/john-keith-obituaryhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/john-keith-obituaryFri, 22 Apr 2016 14:23:00 +0100Home nations off to Commonwealth ChampionshipsJudoka from all four home nations will be in action over the next week at the 2016 Commonwealth Judo Championships in Port Elizabeth, South Africa from Sunday 24 to Thursday 28 Aprilhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/home-nations-off-to-commonwealth-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/home-nations-off-to-commonwealth-championshipsFri, 22 Apr 2016 14:08:00 +0100Silver medal for Oates at European Championships Colin Oates added a European silver to his medal collection as British Judo made a very strong start on the opening day of the 2016 European Judo Championships in Kazan, Russia on Thursday 21 Aprilhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/silver-medal-for-oates-at-european-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/silver-medal-for-oates-at-european-championshipsThu, 21 Apr 2016 17:54:00 +010010 things to know about the European Judo Championships http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/10-things-to-know-about-the-european-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/10-things-to-know-about-the-european-championshipsTue, 19 Apr 2016 13:46:00 +0100Schlesinger ready for Euros challengeAlice Schlesinger has been arguably British Judo’s most consistent performer on the international stage over the last 18 months with only three competition finishes outside the top eight since her return to the world stage in 2015http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/schlesinger-ready-for-euros-challengehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/schlesinger-ready-for-euros-challengeMon, 18 Apr 2016 14:23:00 +0100Bronze medal returns in St Petersburg and Teplice British judoka picked up four bronze medals across two high quality competitions this weekend at the Teplice Cadet European Cup and the St Petersburg Junior European Cup on 16-17 Aprilhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/bronze-medal-returns-in-st-petersburg-and-teplicehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/bronze-medal-returns-in-st-petersburg-and-tepliceMon, 18 Apr 2016 10:52:00 +0100European challenge for Cadets and JuniorsOver 30 British judoka will be competing in Europe this weekend at the St Petersburg Junior European Cup and the Teplice Cadet European Cup on 16-17 Aprilhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/european-challenge-for-cadets-and-juniorshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/european-challenge-for-cadets-and-juniorsFri, 15 Apr 2016 12:05:00 +0100Medal packed weekend for British SN JudokaSome of Britain’s top SN Judoka had a weekend to remember at the 2016 XVIII Beverwijk Judo Tournament at the weekend of 9-10 April. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/medal-packed-weekend-for-british-sn-judokahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/medal-packed-weekend-for-british-sn-judokaThu, 14 Apr 2016 11:23:00 +0100British Judo Ippon League TableThe British Judo Ippon League Table will record a player’s performance in competition based on the number of Ippon’s scored both in Tachiwaza and Newazahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-ippon-league-tablehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-ippon-league-tableThu, 14 Apr 2016 10:11:00 +0100First junior medal for PetgraveJamal Petgrave picked up his first ever Junior European Cup medal as he won bronze coming through six contests in totalhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/first-junior-medal-for-petgravehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/first-junior-medal-for-petgraveTue, 12 Apr 2016 12:23:00 +0100Burns added to European Championships squadFollowing a full medical assessment by the GB Medical Team and an intensive training weekend at ONST, Andrew Burns has been selected for the European Championships at -90kghttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/burns-added-to-european-championships-squadhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/burns-added-to-european-championships-squadMon, 11 Apr 2016 14:58:00 +0100British Schools Judo Championships SurveyWe are seeking feedback on the British Schools Championships this year as we look to continue to improve the event for coming yearshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-schools-judo-championships-surveyhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-schools-judo-championships-surveyMon, 11 Apr 2016 13:56:00 +0100Free judo sessions at Metro Judo ClubThe Metro Judo Club in partnership with London Youth, are now offering a free senior Judo session, every Wednesday night to help keep young judo players in the sporthttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/free-judo-sessions-at-metro-judo-clubhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/free-judo-sessions-at-metro-judo-clubMon, 11 Apr 2016 13:47:00 +0100From Yellow Belt Challenge to Black beltHackney local Johnnie Grant became the first Yellow Belt Challenge participant to achieve his black belt after becoming the British Schools National Champion at -60kg for Years 11/12http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/from-yellow-belt-challenge-to-black-belthttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/from-yellow-belt-challenge-to-black-beltMon, 11 Apr 2016 12:53:00 +0100Team named for European ChampionshipsA thirteen strong British Judo team has been selected to represent Great Britain at the 2016 European Judo Championships in Kazan, Russia from 21-24 Aprilhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/team-named-for-european-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/team-named-for-european-championshipsThu, 07 Apr 2016 22:04:00 +0100Introducing British Judo’s new Sho AwardIn April British Judo will be launching its new Sho award for judoka up to the age of 8. We spoke to British Judo Technical Manager Joyce Heron to find out more about the new awards ahead of their launch. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/introducing-british-judo-s-new-sho-awardhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/introducing-british-judo-s-new-sho-awardThu, 07 Apr 2016 12:00:00 +0100Grading Review updateFollowing discussions at the 2014 AGM it was agreed that the grading schemes should be reviewed.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/grading-review-updatehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/grading-review-updateThu, 07 Apr 2016 12:00:00 +0100SN judoka ready for Beverwijk XVIIIThis weekend a number of Britain's top Special Needs judoka will be competing at the prestigious XVIII Beverwijk Judo Tournament in the Netherlandshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/sn-judoka-ready-for-beverwijk-xviiihttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/sn-judoka-ready-for-beverwijk-xviiiThu, 07 Apr 2016 09:54:00 +0100Nominations now open for 2016 British Judo Awardshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/nominations-now-open-for-2016-british-judo-awardshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/nominations-now-open-for-2016-british-judo-awardsTue, 05 Apr 2016 11:30:00 +0100Outstanding junior officials recognised at British Schools Championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/outstanding-junior-officials-recognised-at-british-schools-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/outstanding-junior-officials-recognised-at-british-schools-championshipsTue, 05 Apr 2016 09:45:00 +0100Weekend medal success in EuropeJodie Caller (-57kg) continued her good start to 2016 with gold at the ‘Iliadis Cup’ the Athens Junior European Cup on Saturday 2 Aprilhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/weekend-medal-success-in-europehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/weekend-medal-success-in-europeMon, 04 Apr 2016 11:23:00 +0100British Schools Judo Championships draws to close in Sheffieldhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-schools-judo-championships-draws-to-close-in-sheffieldhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-schools-judo-championships-draws-to-close-in-sheffieldSun, 03 Apr 2016 16:02:00 +0100Seventh for Fletcher in SamsunBen Fletcher’s seventh place finish was the highlight for British Judo on the third and final day of the Samsun Grand Prix on Sunday 3 Aprilhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/seventh-for-fletcher-in-samsunhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/seventh-for-fletcher-in-samsunSun, 03 Apr 2016 12:01:00 +0100British Schools Champions crowned on day one of Championships in Sheffieldhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-schools-champions-crowned-on-day-one-of-championships-in-sheffieldhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-schools-champions-crowned-on-day-one-of-championships-in-sheffieldSat, 02 Apr 2016 17:46:00 +01007th place for Schlesinger on tough second day at Samsun Grand PrixAlice Schlesinger lost to Yang of China in the repechage to finish in 7th place on a tough second day for Great Britain at the Samsun Grand Prix. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/7th-place-for-schlesinger-on-tough-second-day-at-samsun-grand-prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/7th-place-for-schlesinger-on-tough-second-day-at-samsun-grand-prixSat, 02 Apr 2016 14:30:00 +0100Davis seals second Samsun Bronze on day 1 of Turkish Grand PrixNekoda Davis picked up her second -57kgs Samsun Grand Prix bronze medal on the first day of action in Turkey. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/davis-seals-second-samsun-bronze-on-day-1-of-turkish-grand-prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/davis-seals-second-samsun-bronze-on-day-1-of-turkish-grand-prixFri, 01 Apr 2016 17:58:00 +0100Dan Grade Promotions - March 2016http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/dan-grade-promotions-march-2016http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/dan-grade-promotions-march-2016Fri, 01 Apr 2016 11:31:00 +0100London Area Development Event for Juniors and Seniors The London Area held a Development Event for Juniors and Seniors on 12th March at the University of East London Sportsdockhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/london-area-development-event-for-juniors-and-seniorshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/london-area-development-event-for-juniors-and-seniorsThu, 31 Mar 2016 10:49:00 +0100Brits looking for more medal glory in Samsunhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/brits-looking-for-more-medal-glory-in-samsunhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/brits-looking-for-more-medal-glory-in-samsunThu, 31 Mar 2016 09:00:00 +0100Sheffield ready for British Schools Judo Championships weekendhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/sheffield-ready-for-british-schools-judo-championships-weekendhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/sheffield-ready-for-british-schools-judo-championships-weekendWed, 30 Mar 2016 09:20:00 +0100Second bronze of the year for Powell on final day of Tbilisi Grand PrixNatalie Powell defeated World number 12 Madeleine Malonga of France to claim her second bronze medal of the year on the final day of the Tbilisi Grand Prix. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/second-bronze-of-the-year-for-powell-on-final-day-of-tbilisi-grand-prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/second-bronze-of-the-year-for-powell-on-final-day-of-tbilisi-grand-prixSun, 27 Mar 2016 13:35:00 +0100Impressive Silver for Howell at Tbilisi Grand PrixGemma Howell (-63kgs) produced a series of impressive performances to claimed her first grand prix medal since 2014 on Day 2 of the Tbilisi Grand Prix. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/impressive-silver-for-howell-at-tbilisi-grand-prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/impressive-silver-for-howell-at-tbilisi-grand-prixSat, 26 Mar 2016 14:20:00 +0000Tough opening day for the Britons at Tbilisi Grand PrixIt was a tough opening day for the British judoka in action at the 2016 Tbilisi Grand Prix as all three athletes exited the event in the preliminary rounds. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tough-opening-day-for-the-britons-at-tbilisi-grand-prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tough-opening-day-for-the-britons-at-tbilisi-grand-prixFri, 25 Mar 2016 10:53:00 +0000Physical Literacy ExplainedRecent research has shown a link between physical literacy and long term participation in sport. We sat down with British Judo Lead Strength and Conditioning Coach, Allan Macdonald to find out more about Physical Literacy.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/physical-literacy-explainedhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/physical-literacy-explainedFri, 25 Mar 2016 09:00:00 +0000Strength and Conditioning in Elite level Judohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/strength-and-conditioning-in-elite-level-judohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/strength-and-conditioning-in-elite-level-judoFri, 25 Mar 2016 09:00:00 +0000Statement: 2015 European Judo Championships Independent Review http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/statement-2015-european-judo-championships-independent-reviewhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/statement-2015-european-judo-championships-independent-reviewThu, 24 Mar 2016 13:35:00 +0000British judoka looking to make a big impression in Tbilisi14 Britons will be competing at the Sport Palace in Tbilisi, Georgia this weekend in the first of back-to-back Grand Prix. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judoka-looking-to-make-a-big-impression-in-tbilisihttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judoka-looking-to-make-a-big-impression-in-tbilisiThu, 24 Mar 2016 10:45:00 +0000North West Area host Mini Mons Development EventOn Sunday 6th March the North West Area hosted a special event aimed supporting the development of officials and referees in the region. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/north-west-area-host-mini-mons-development-eventhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/north-west-area-host-mini-mons-development-eventWed, 23 Mar 2016 10:00:00 +0000Gold for Piovesana in ThuringiaA gold medal for Lubjana Piovesana was the highlight for British judoka over the weekend at the International Thuringia Cup and the International Masters Bremen on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 Marchhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gold-for-piovesana-in-thuringiahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gold-for-piovesana-in-thuringiaMon, 21 Mar 2016 11:45:00 +0000Bremen and Thuringia for British judokaThis weekend a number of Britain’s top cadet and junior judoka will be competing at the prestigious International Masters Bremen and International Thuringia Cup on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 Marchhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/bremen-and-thuringia-for-british-judokahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/bremen-and-thuringia-for-british-judokaFri, 18 Mar 2016 11:59:00 +0000Sign up to a new campaign and get new members at your club!Judo clubs across the country have the chance to increase their membership through a brand new national campaign being run by a well-known food brand. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/sign-up-to-a-new-campaign-and-get-new-members-at-your-clubhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/sign-up-to-a-new-campaign-and-get-new-members-at-your-clubMon, 14 Mar 2016 13:35:00 +0000Medal packed weekend for British judokaIt was a pretty successful weekend for British judoka as they came away with 14 medals across three different competitions alongside a number of other impressive performanceshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/medal-packed-weekend-for-british-judokahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/medal-packed-weekend-for-british-judokaMon, 14 Mar 2016 10:39:00 +00002016 IJF Referee and Coach Seminar held at the Kodokan320 delegates from across the world were in attendance at the iconic Kodokan in Japan for the International Judo Federation’s annual Referee and Coach Seminar.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/2016-ijf-referee-and-coach-seminar-held-at-the-kodokanhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/2016-ijf-referee-and-coach-seminar-held-at-the-kodokanFri, 11 Mar 2016 15:50:00 +0000Three continents and four competitions for British judokaThis weekend senior, cadet and junior British judoka are in action across three different continents with senior competitions at the Casablanca and Buenos Aires Continental Opens, the Zagreb Cadet European Cup, while the IJF Junior World Tour starts at Coimbra from Saturday 12 March to Sunday 13 Marchhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/three-continents-and-four-competitions-for-british-judokahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/three-continents-and-four-competitions-for-british-judokaThu, 10 Mar 2016 15:29:00 +0000Medal haul for Destination@BritishJudo at Ultimate Open in Edinburgh Destination@BritishJudo had a day to remember in Scotland with some impressive performances at the Ultimate Open in Edinburgh. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/medal-haul-for-destinationbritishjudo-at-ultimate-open-in-edinburghhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/medal-haul-for-destinationbritishjudo-at-ultimate-open-in-edinburghWed, 09 Mar 2016 11:30:00 +0000