RSS All British Judo Association Newshttp://www.britishjudo.org.ukRSS All British Judo Association Newsen-usCopyright (C) 2012 British Judo AssociationTough defeat for Schlesinger in AstanaAlice Schlesinger went out in the second round at the 2015 World Judo Championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tough-defeat-for-schlesinger-in-astanahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tough-defeat-for-schlesinger-in-astanaThu, 27 Aug 2015 11:35:00 +0100AASE enrolment day British Judo has enrolled its next cohort onto the AASE programmehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/aase-enrolment-dayhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/aase-enrolment-dayThu, 27 Aug 2015 07:23:00 +0100New book, 'Because of Judo' surpasses Kickstarter target in two dayshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/new-book-because-of-judo-surpasses-kickstarter-target-in-two-dayshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/new-book-because-of-judo-surpasses-kickstarter-target-in-two-daysWed, 26 Aug 2015 15:54:00 +0100Davis out but looking ahead to Riohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/davis-out-but-looking-ahead-to-riohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/davis-out-but-looking-ahead-to-rioWed, 26 Aug 2015 13:10:00 +0100Oates and Edwards bow out in Astanahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/oates-and-edwards-bow-out-in-astanahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/oates-and-edwards-bow-out-in-astanaTue, 25 Aug 2015 11:01:00 +0100Karen Briggs inducted in to IJF Hall of FameKaren Briggs has become the fourth Briton to be inducted in to the International Judo Federation Hall of Fame. Karen was honoured at a special event at the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation in Astana ahead of the 2015 World Judo Championships. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/karen-briggs-inducted-in-to-ijf-hall-of-famehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/karen-briggs-inducted-in-to-ijf-hall-of-fameMon, 24 Aug 2015 16:30:00 +0100Good weekend for juniors in RomaniaBritain’s Junior judokas enjoyed a strong weekend at the Junior European Cup in Deva, Romania as they came away with seven medals in total in their last competition before the Junior European Championships in Austria next month.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/good-weekend-for-juniors-in-romaniahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/good-weekend-for-juniors-in-romaniaMon, 24 Aug 2015 12:23:00 +0100The Alau Ice Palace rings up the curtain for the 2015 World Judo Championships http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/the-alau-ice-palace-rings-up-the-curtain-for-the-2015-world-judo-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/the-alau-ice-palace-rings-up-the-curtain-for-the-2015-world-judo-championshipsSun, 23 Aug 2015 09:25:00 +0100Meet The Team - Ben FletcherBen Fletcher will be making his World Championships debut in Astana and comes in having just won his first ever Grand Prix medal in Ulaanbaatar in Julyhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-ben-fletcherhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-ben-fletcherSat, 22 Aug 2015 13:38:00 +0100Meet The Team Nekoda DavisNekoda Davis may be the youngest member of the team but her form this year has been very impressivehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-nekoda-davishttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-nekoda-davisFri, 21 Aug 2015 16:05:00 +0100Meet The Team - Alice SchlesingerAlice Schlesinger will be one to watch in Astana having medalled in six competitions this year including a gold at the Dusseldorf Grand Prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-alice-schlesingerhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-alice-schlesingerFri, 21 Aug 2015 15:19:00 +0100World Championships Team Update - Ashley McKenzieAshley McKenzie has withdrawn from the British Judo World Championships team due to injuryhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/world-championships-team-update-ashley-mckenziehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/world-championships-team-update-ashley-mckenzieFri, 21 Aug 2015 13:23:00 +0100Meet The Team - Sally ConwaySally Conway has enjoyed some impressive results this year with the highlight definitely being a Grand Slam gold in Bakuhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-sally-conwayhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-sally-conwayFri, 21 Aug 2015 12:34:00 +0100Meet The Team - Natalie PowellWelsh star Natalie Powell has continued her good form from 2014 with six top eight finishes this year including an historic silver at the IJF Masters in Morocco in Mayhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-natalie-powellhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-natalie-powellFri, 21 Aug 2015 10:58:00 +0100Meet The Team - Gemma GibbonsOlympic silver medallist Gemma Gibbons is heading into her third World Championships looking to medal for the first time and is in good form after a recent gold medal at the Ulaanbaatar Grand Prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-gemma-gibbonshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-gemma-gibbonsThu, 20 Aug 2015 10:47:00 +0100Meet The Team - Colin OatesColin Oates goes into the 2015 World Judo Championships off the back of some strong results including silver at the Baku Grand Slam and seventh at the IJF Masters in Moroccohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-colin-oateshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-colin-oatesWed, 19 Aug 2015 12:08:00 +0100Meet The Team - Kelly EdwardsTelford’s Kelly Edwards is looking forward to her return to the World Championships next weekhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-kelly-edwardshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-team-kelly-edwardsWed, 19 Aug 2015 12:03:00 +0100European Judo Open Set To Return To Glasgow In OctoberThe 2015 Glasgow European Judo Open will be held on 10th October 2015 at the Emirates Arena, Glasgow for the third consecutive yearhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/european-judo-open-set-to-return-to-glasgow-in-octoberhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/european-judo-open-set-to-return-to-glasgow-in-octoberTue, 18 Aug 2015 09:36:00 +0100Fast Track AASE Applications Open!British Judo is pleased to open a ‘fast track’ application window for the Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence (AASE) programmehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/fast-track-aase-applications-openhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/fast-track-aase-applications-openThu, 13 Aug 2015 17:14:00 +0100Record breaking Judo Ashes event helps support Camberley Judo Club’s athletesOn Friday 7th August, Camberley Judo Club held their annual Judo Ashes fundraiser to raise money towards the Surrey Going for Gold Charity, which supports the club’s athletes on their road to Rio. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/record-breaking-judo-ashes-event-helps-support-camberley-judo-club-s-athleteshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/record-breaking-judo-ashes-event-helps-support-camberley-judo-club-s-athletesTue, 11 Aug 2015 14:21:00 +0100Special Guest Chris Skelley helps celebrate National Paralympic Day at Queen Elizabeth Olympic ParkBritish Visually Impaired judoka Chris Skelley and British Judo Paralympic staff were guests at a special event at Queen Elizabeth Olympic to celebrate 2015 National Paralympic Day. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/special-guest-chris-skelley-helps-celebrate-national-paralympic-day-at-queen-elizabeth-olympichttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/special-guest-chris-skelley-helps-celebrate-national-paralympic-day-at-queen-elizabeth-olympicMon, 10 Aug 2015 16:34:00 +0100British Judo announce team of nine for World Judo ChampionshipsBritish Judo have today (10th August 2015) announced a team of nine players for the World Judo Championships, held in Astana, Kazakhstan 24-29 August. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-announce-team-of-nine-for-world-judo-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-announce-team-of-nine-for-world-judo-championshipsMon, 10 Aug 2015 11:00:00 +0100Destination Judo to cycle across Peru for charityIn November this year coaches and parents from Destination Judo will depart on an epic journey, cycling across the length of Peru to raise money for charity. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/destination-judo-to-cycle-across-peru-for-charityhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/destination-judo-to-cycle-across-peru-for-charityWed, 05 Aug 2015 09:22:00 +0100Yasmin Javadian set to compete at 2015 Cadet World Championships Coventry Judo Club’s Yasmin Javadian will be GB’s only entry at the 2015 Cadet World Championships in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina which kick off tomorrow. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/yasmin-javadian-set-to-compete-at-2015-cadet-world-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/yasmin-javadian-set-to-compete-at-2015-cadet-world-championshipsTue, 04 Aug 2015 15:20:00 +0100Share your anecdotes for new book on the history of women’s judoGill Freeman is writing a book on the history of women’s judo in the UK from the 1940s to the 1990s and is calling upon women and men of the judo community for tales and anecdotes that will form part of the book. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/share-your-anecdotes-for-new-book-on-the-history-of-women-s-judohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/share-your-anecdotes-for-new-book-on-the-history-of-women-s-judoMon, 03 Aug 2015 16:13:00 +0100Gold for Lucy Renshall at Junior European Judo Cup in BerlinLucy Renshall capped off a strong British performance at the Junior European Judo Cup in Berlin by winning the gold medal in the -63kg category. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gold-for-lucy-renshall-at-junior-european-judo-cup-in-berlinhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gold-for-lucy-renshall-at-junior-european-judo-cup-in-berlinMon, 03 Aug 2015 11:55:00 +0100TeamSOGB heroes return home from 2015 Special Olympics World Games with five medalsThomas Farley won a silver medal to mark the end of a successful judo event for TeamSOGB at the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/teamsogb-heroes-return-home-from-2015-special-olympics-world-games-with-five-medalshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/teamsogb-heroes-return-home-from-2015-special-olympics-world-games-with-five-medalsMon, 03 Aug 2015 10:55:00 +0100Tadman Gold adds to TeamSOGB medal haulThe drama continued at the UCLA’s Activity Centre, Los Angeles yesterday as Holly Tadman secured TeamSOGB’s first judo gold medal of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tadman-gold-adds-to-teamsogb-medal-haul-at-2015-special-olympicshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tadman-gold-adds-to-teamsogb-medal-haul-at-2015-special-olympicsFri, 31 Jul 2015 09:25:00 +0100Medals for TeamSOGB at 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles On Wednesday TeamSOGB picked up three medals in the early stages of the judo event at the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/medals-for-teamsogb-at-2015-special-olympics-world-summer-games-in-los-angeleshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/medals-for-teamsogb-at-2015-special-olympics-world-summer-games-in-los-angelesThu, 30 Jul 2015 14:30:00 +0100Chris Skelley and Ian Johns deliver Masterclass at British Schools Special Needs CompetitionBritish Visually Impaired judoka, Chris Skelley and British Judo Paralympic Coach Ian Johns were special guests at the 2015 British Special Needs Schools Competition earlier this month where they delivered a masterclass for judoka at the event. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/chris-skelley-and-ian-johns-deliver-masterclass-at-british-schools-special-needs-competitionhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/chris-skelley-and-ian-johns-deliver-masterclass-at-british-schools-special-needs-competitionTue, 28 Jul 2015 11:04:00 +01002020 Vision project providing opportunities for young people with disabilities to develop in their judo2020 Vision is a Visually Impaired/disability project supported by Sport England aiming to establish four new clubs in specialist schools and colleges. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/2020-vision-project-providing-opportunities-for-young-people-with-disabilities-to-develop-inhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/2020-vision-project-providing-opportunities-for-young-people-with-disabilities-to-develop-inMon, 27 Jul 2015 12:08:00 +0100Wesley Greenidge leads out Team GB at Opening Ceremony of European Youth Olympic Festivalhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/wesley-greenidge-leads-out-team-gb-at-opening-ceremony-of-european-youth-olympic-festivalhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/wesley-greenidge-leads-out-team-gb-at-opening-ceremony-of-european-youth-olympic-festivalMon, 27 Jul 2015 10:18:00 +0100Gold for Williams at Asian Judo Open Taipei 2015http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gold-for-williams-at-asian-judo-open-taipei-2015http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gold-for-williams-at-asian-judo-open-taipei-2015Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:37:00 +0100Meet the GB Special Olympics Judo Squad as they head to LA for the World Gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-gb-special-olympics-judo-squad-as-they-head-to-la-for-the-world-gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/meet-the-gb-special-olympics-judo-squad-as-they-head-to-la-for-the-world-gamesFri, 24 Jul 2015 16:10:00 +0100Tickets on general sale for the Sainsbury’s 2015 School Gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tickets-on-general-sale-for-the-sainsbury-s-2015-school-gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tickets-on-general-sale-for-the-sainsbury-s-2015-school-gamesFri, 24 Jul 2015 15:39:00 +0100Celebrate National Paralympic Day this weekendhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/celebrate-national-paralympic-day-this-weekendhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/celebrate-national-paralympic-day-this-weekendFri, 24 Jul 2015 14:07:00 +0100British Judo to offer judo fan the opportunity to meet the British Judo World Championships teamhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-to-offer-judo-fan-the-opportunity-to-meet-the-british-judo-world-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-to-offer-judo-fan-the-opportunity-to-meet-the-british-judo-world-championshipsThu, 23 Jul 2015 10:30:00 +0100Grading Reviews Open ConsultationBritish Judo are currently in the process of reviewing all of its Grading Schemes with a view to improving them to better meet the needs of our members. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/grading-reviews-open-consultationhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/grading-reviews-open-consultationWed, 22 Jul 2015 14:10:00 +0100New book 'Don Werner, Our Sensei' available for pre-orderhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/new-book-don-werner-our-sensei-available-for-pre-orderhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/new-book-don-werner-our-sensei-available-for-pre-orderWed, 22 Jul 2015 10:21:00 +0100St Christopher’s Judo Club in Accrington thriving thanks to Sportivate FundingSetting up a judo club in a school can be a challenge. Venue access, lack of resources and staff are some of the variables which can stop a school judo club getting off the ground. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/st-christopher-s-judo-club-in-accrington-thriving-thanks-to-sportivate-fundinghttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/st-christopher-s-judo-club-in-accrington-thriving-thanks-to-sportivate-fundingTue, 21 Jul 2015 10:28:00 +0100British Judo signs up to Mental Health Charter for Sport and Recreation The British Judo Association is pleased to announce that it has signed up to The Mental Health Charter for Sport and Recreation. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-signs-up-to-mental-health-charter-for-sport-and-recreationhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-signs-up-to-mental-health-charter-for-sport-and-recreationMon, 20 Jul 2015 16:12:00 +0100Hazama Judo Club receives SportNI Lottery GrantLisburn based Hazama Judo Club recently received a £10,000 grant from SportNI to help the club increase its membership of Special Needs, Ethnic Minority Groups, Cross Community and Female participants. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/hazama-judo-club-receives-sportni-lottery-granthttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/hazama-judo-club-receives-sportni-lottery-grantMon, 20 Jul 2015 11:40:00 +0100Back to back gold medals for Piovesana as juniors put in strong performance in Polandhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/back-to-back-gold-medals-for-piovesana-as-juniors-put-in-strong-performance-in-poland-10http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/back-to-back-gold-medals-for-piovesana-as-juniors-put-in-strong-performance-in-poland-10Mon, 20 Jul 2015 10:25:00 +0100Powell claims fifth place at the Tyumen Grand Slamhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/powell-claims-fifth-place-at-the-tyumen-grand-slamhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/powell-claims-fifth-place-at-the-tyumen-grand-slamSun, 19 Jul 2015 14:19:00 +0100Double celebration on day one of the Tyumen Grand Slamhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/double-celebration-on-day-one-of-the-tyumen-grand-slamhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/double-celebration-on-day-one-of-the-tyumen-grand-slamSat, 18 Jul 2015 15:41:00 +0100Tyumen Grand Slam - Meet our team http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tyumen-grand-slam-meet-our-teamhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tyumen-grand-slam-meet-our-teamFri, 17 Jul 2015 10:44:00 +0100Deserved top Dan grades awarded to British Judo legends http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/deserved-top-dan-grades-awarded-to-british-judo-legendshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/deserved-top-dan-grades-awarded-to-british-judo-legendsTue, 14 Jul 2015 12:58:00 +0100British Judo thanks stakeholders for their support at the British OpenFollowing the British Open’s debut at The SSE Arena, Wembley last weekend, British Judo would like to pay a special thanks to all those involved who helped make it such a special event. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-thanks-stakeholders-for-their-support-at-the-british-openhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-thanks-stakeholders-for-their-support-at-the-british-openTue, 14 Jul 2015 11:24:00 +0100Team GB’s future judo stars named for the Tbilisi 2015 European Youth Olympic FestivalThe British Olympic Association (BOA) has today announced the 44 athletes selected to represent Team GB at the Tbilisi 2015 European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF 2015) from July 26th to August 1st 2015.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/team-gb-s-future-judo-stars-named-for-the-tbilisi-2015-european-youth-olympic-festivalhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/team-gb-s-future-judo-stars-named-for-the-tbilisi-2015-european-youth-olympic-festivalTue, 14 Jul 2015 09:44:00 +0100British judoka dominate the 2015 British Open in Wembleyhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judoka-dominate-the-2015-british-open-in-wembleyhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judoka-dominate-the-2015-british-open-in-wembleySun, 12 Jul 2015 17:33:00 +0100