RSS All British Judo Association Newshttp://www.britishjudo.org.ukRSS All British Judo Association Newsen-usCopyright (C) 2012 British Judo AssociationBritish Judo Launch Throw Yourself Into Judo campaignhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-launch-throw-yourself-into-judo-campaignhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-launch-throw-yourself-into-judo-campaignWed, 27 May 2015 11:58:00 +0100TeamGB Judo squad collect kit ahead of Baku 2015 Today the GB judo squad for the inaugural European Games in Baku, collected their kit at a special TeamGB ‘Kitting Out’ event at the NEC, Birmingham.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/teamgb-judo-squad-collect-kit-ahead-of-baku-2015http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/teamgb-judo-squad-collect-kit-ahead-of-baku-2015Tue, 26 May 2015 18:26:00 +010012 Medal Weekend for GB Juniors in SpainIt was the Junior European Judo Cup, La Coruna this weekend and the British Judo juniors put in a strong show, returning to home soil with 12 medals.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/12-medal-weekend-for-gb-juniors-in-spainhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/12-medal-weekend-for-gb-juniors-in-spainTue, 26 May 2015 13:58:00 +0100British Judo and European Judo Union look forward British Open and future eventsFollowing meetings over the weekend of the Zagreb Grand Prix between British Judo and the European Judo Union (EJU), the two organisations are looking forward to the British Open in July and working together on future events.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-and-european-judo-union-look-forward-british-open-and-future-eventshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-and-european-judo-union-look-forward-british-open-and-future-eventsTue, 26 May 2015 09:00:00 +0100Powell draws history in Rabathttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/powell-draws-history-in-rabathttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/powell-draws-history-in-rabatSun, 24 May 2015 19:37:00 +0100Oates finishes top seven at the World Mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/oates-finishes-top-seven-at-the-world-mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/oates-finishes-top-seven-at-the-world-mastersSat, 23 May 2015 18:40:00 +0100Six of our athletes are ready to take on the World http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/six-of-our-athletes-are-ready-to-take-on-the-worldhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/six-of-our-athletes-are-ready-to-take-on-the-worldFri, 22 May 2015 16:14:00 +0100Bev Bunyan wins Coach of the Year at the Active York Sports AwardsYork Railway Institute Judo Club’s Level 3 coach, Bev Bunyan, picked up the Coach of the Year award at the Active York Sports Awards, sponsored by North Yorkshire Sport.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/bev-bunyan-wins-coach-of-the-year-at-the-active-york-sports-awardshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/bev-bunyan-wins-coach-of-the-year-at-the-active-york-sports-awardsTue, 19 May 2015 10:12:00 +0100British Judo Association to launch ‘Throw Yourself Into Judo’ campaign The British Judo Association, the national governing body for the Olympic sport of Judo in Great Britain, has today announced plans for a new mass-participation initiative, ‘Throw Yourself Into Judo’, aimed at encouraging more people to get into the sport.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-association-to-launch-throw-yourself-into-judo-campaignhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-association-to-launch-throw-yourself-into-judo-campaignMon, 18 May 2015 15:30:00 +0100Silver medals for Ingram and Hodgson at IBSA World GamesBritish Judo Paralympic hopefuls, Sam Ingram, Jack Hodgson and Chris Skelley took a further leap forward to qualifying for Rio 2016 at the IBSA World Games today (15th May). Ingram (-90kg) and Hodgson (+100kg) both took silver medals with Skelley (-100kg) fighting back from injury to take bronze in Korea.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/silver-medals-for-ingram-and-hodgson-at-ibsa-world-gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/silver-medals-for-ingram-and-hodgson-at-ibsa-world-gamesFri, 15 May 2015 10:12:00 +0100Success for GB Police Judo team at USPE European Police ChampionshipsThe British Police Judo team took home a total of three medals from the USPE European Police Championships which took place in Dresden, Germany between 11-12th May.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/success-for-gb-police-judo-team-at-uspe-european-police-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/success-for-gb-police-judo-team-at-uspe-european-police-championshipsWed, 13 May 2015 11:51:00 +0100Players given opportunity to apply for co-option to 2015 GB Senior and Junior SquadSince the formation of the current GB Squad post 2014 British Championships, players now have the opportunity to apply for co-option to the 2015 GB Junior or Senior Squad.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/players-given-opportunity-to-apply-for-co-option-to-2015-gb-senior-and-junior-squadhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/players-given-opportunity-to-apply-for-co-option-to-2015-gb-senior-and-junior-squadWed, 13 May 2015 10:45:00 +0100Tickets set to go on sale for the British Open at The SSE Arena, Wembley 11-12th July 2015Preparations are well underway for the British Open hosted for the first time at The SSE Arena, Wembley in July 2015, with tickets set to go on general sale from Friday 15th May.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tickets-set-to-go-on-sale-for-the-british-open-at-the-sse-arena-wembley-11-12th-july-2015http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tickets-set-to-go-on-sale-for-the-british-open-at-the-sse-arena-wembley-11-12th-july-2015Wed, 13 May 2015 09:00:00 +0100Gold for Great Britain at the USPE European Police Championships Great Britain’s Gary Cole overcame Germany’s Holk Silbersack to win the gold medal in the -60kg category at the USPE European Police Championships in Dresden, Germany.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gold-for-great-britain-at-the-uspe-european-police-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gold-for-great-britain-at-the-uspe-european-police-championshipsTue, 12 May 2015 09:43:00 +0100British Judo in search of major Paralympic Qualification points at IBSA World GamesMembers of the British Judo Paralympic squad have travelled to Korea for this week’s 5th IBSA World Games. The World Games are an integral part of the road to Rio 2016 for Paralympic athletes and with major qualification points to be had, the British Judo team will be looking for a successful games.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-in-search-of-major-paralympic-qualification-points-at-ibsa-world-gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-in-search-of-major-paralympic-qualification-points-at-ibsa-world-gamesMon, 11 May 2015 16:08:00 +0100Five British fighters guaranteed a spot on the Mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/five-british-fighters-guaranteed-a-spot-on-the-mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/five-british-fighters-guaranteed-a-spot-on-the-mastersSun, 10 May 2015 15:38:00 +0100Conway throws for Gold in Bakuhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/conway-throws-for-gold-in-bakuhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/conway-throws-for-gold-in-bakuSat, 09 May 2015 15:44:00 +0100Double silver celebration on the first day of the Baku Grand Slam http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/double-silver-celebration-on-the-first-day-of-the-baku-grand-slamhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/double-silver-celebration-on-the-first-day-of-the-baku-grand-slamFri, 08 May 2015 15:47:00 +0100Baku Grand Slam 2015 - Oates returns to double his Grand Slam titles http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/baku-grand-slam-2015-oates-returns-to-double-his-grand-slam-titleshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/baku-grand-slam-2015-oates-returns-to-double-his-grand-slam-titlesThu, 07 May 2015 10:15:00 +0100What makes a successful beginners course?Beginners courses are a tried and tested and popular way to get new people in to sport, and judo is no different. Many of those who sign up to a beginners course have little to no knowledge of judo and it can be a very daunting experience trying something completely new. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/what-makes-a-successful-beginners-coursehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/what-makes-a-successful-beginners-courseTue, 05 May 2015 13:35:00 +0100Judo Level 4 coaching course flourishes following sportscoachUK green lighthttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/judo-level-4-coaching-course-flourishes-following-sportscoachuk-green-lighthttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/judo-level-4-coaching-course-flourishes-following-sportscoachuk-green-lightTue, 05 May 2015 12:45:00 +0100Powell's 7th place and plenty of positives to take towards Bakuhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/powells-7th-place-and-plenty-of-positives-to-take-towards-bakuhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/powells-7th-place-and-plenty-of-positives-to-take-towards-bakuSun, 03 May 2015 13:36:00 +0100Conway's seventh Grand Prix medal to be celebrated in Zagreb http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/conways-seventh-grand-prix-medal-to-be-celebrated-in-zagrebhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/conways-seventh-grand-prix-medal-to-be-celebrated-in-zagrebSat, 02 May 2015 17:29:00 +0100Golden tears from Davis after winning her first Grand Prix titleThe first day of the Croatian Grand Prix ended with golden moments whilst the national anthem of Great Britain being played for Nekoda Davis at the Dom Sportova Sport Hall in Zagreb.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/nekoda-davis-throws-olympic-medalists-to-claim-her-first-grand-prix-titlehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/nekoda-davis-throws-olympic-medalists-to-claim-her-first-grand-prix-titleFri, 01 May 2015 18:50:00 +0100Oates is back in the game with Zagreb offering full qualification pointsThe Olympic qualification reached half-time, which means our athletes will continue competing for decisive qualifying points. However, from this weekend onwards, any qualification points earned will be fully allocated towards the 2016 Summer Games.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/oates-is-back-in-the-game-with-zagreb-offering-full-qualification-pointshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/oates-is-back-in-the-game-with-zagreb-offering-full-qualification-pointsThu, 30 Apr 2015 14:10:00 +0100British fans can now request tickets for the Judo events at the Rio 2016 Olympic GamesThe British public can now request tickets to see Team GB in action at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games taking place in Brazil from 5-21 August next year.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-fans-can-now-request-tickets-for-the-judo-events-at-the-rio-2016-olympic-gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-fans-can-now-request-tickets-for-the-judo-events-at-the-rio-2016-olympic-gamesTue, 28 Apr 2015 14:32:00 +0100Core Judo Academy players enjoy Scottish Easter tourhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/core-judo-academy-players-enjoy-scottish-easter-tourhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/core-judo-academy-players-enjoy-scottish-easter-tourTue, 28 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0100Record entries for Northern Ireland Open this weekendA record 625 competitors will take to the mat at the Northern Ireland Open this weekend, with competitors travelling from all across the UK for the event.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/record-entries-for-northern-ireland-open-this-weekendhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/record-entries-for-northern-ireland-open-this-weekendThu, 23 Apr 2015 16:13:00 +0100British Olympic Association announce athletes selected for European GamesThe British Olympic Association (BOA) is delighted to today announce the 153 athletes selected to represent Team GB at this summer’s inaugural European Games in Baku.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-olympic-association-announce-athletes-selected-for-european-gameshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-olympic-association-announce-athletes-selected-for-european-gamesThu, 23 Apr 2015 08:43:00 +0100Preparations underway for the British Open at The SSE Arena, WembleyPreparations are well underway for the British Open hosted for the first time at The SSE Arena, Wembley in July 2015, with tickets set to go on sale shortly. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/preparations-underway-for-the-british-open-at-the-sse-arena-wembleyhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/preparations-underway-for-the-british-open-at-the-sse-arena-wembleyWed, 22 Apr 2015 08:14:00 +0100The 9th British Judo Annual Awards Dinner 2015Show you value your volunteers by nominating them for a British Judo Award.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/the-9th-british-judo-annual-awards-dinner-2015http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/the-9th-british-judo-annual-awards-dinner-2015Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:57:00 +0100Doug Seabrook named Coach of the Year at University of Hertfordshire Sports Awardshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/doug-seabrook-named-coach-of-the-year-at-university-of-hertfordshire-sports-awardshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/doug-seabrook-named-coach-of-the-year-at-university-of-hertfordshire-sports-awardsFri, 17 Apr 2015 16:48:00 +0100Pride Judo Club to host special randori to raise money for Motor Neurone Disease charityhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/pride-judo-club-to-host-special-randori-to-raise-money-for-motor-neurone-disease-charityhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/pride-judo-club-to-host-special-randori-to-raise-money-for-motor-neurone-disease-charityThu, 16 Apr 2015 16:10:00 +0100Nottinghamshire Judo Volunteer and Clubs Awards evening a successhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/nottinghamshire-judo-volunteer-and-clubs-awards-evening-a-successhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/nottinghamshire-judo-volunteer-and-clubs-awards-evening-a-successWed, 15 Apr 2015 15:45:00 +01002015 National Senior Examiners Conference coming soonhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/2015-national-senior-examiners-conference-coming-soonhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/2015-national-senior-examiners-conference-coming-soonWed, 15 Apr 2015 09:31:00 +0100Olympic Medallist to visit Northampton Premier Judo Clubhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/olympic-medallist-to-visit-northampton-premier-judo-clubhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/olympic-medallist-to-visit-northampton-premier-judo-clubTue, 14 Apr 2015 16:08:00 +0100Kookateki Judo Club win 2015 Belfast Sports Awardhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/kookateki-judo-club-win-2015-belfast-sports-awardhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/kookateki-judo-club-win-2015-belfast-sports-awardMon, 13 Apr 2015 15:53:00 +0100Your Sport Needs You: Wessex Judo Club wins trip to JapanBritish Judo is pleased to announce that Wessex Judo Club have been drawn as the winner of the Your Sport Needs You competition and will be awarded a trip to Japan!http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/your-sport-needs-you-wessex-judo-club-wins-trip-to-japanhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/your-sport-needs-you-wessex-judo-club-wins-trip-to-japanWed, 08 Apr 2015 16:44:00 +0100British Judo is sad to learn of the deaths of Marshall and Joan Tiller and Glyn BannisterBritish Judo is sad to learn of the deaths of Marshall and Joan Tiller and Glyn Bannisterhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-is-sad-to-learn-of-the-deaths-of-marshall-and-joan-tiller-and-glyn-bannisterhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-is-sad-to-learn-of-the-deaths-of-marshall-and-joan-tiller-and-glyn-bannisterThu, 02 Apr 2015 12:08:00 +0100British Judo sad to learn of the death of Peter HogwoodThe British Judo Association is sad to learn of the death of Peter David Hogwood, who died age 71 of Parkinsons disease.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-sad-to-learn-of-the-death-of-peter-hogwoodhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-sad-to-learn-of-the-death-of-peter-hogwoodThu, 02 Apr 2015 11:05:00 +0100Judo community mourns the loss of Gary BrownBritish Judo is sad to announce the passing of Grimsby Judo Club’s Gary Andrew Brown at the age of 41.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/judo-community-mourns-the-loss-of-gary-brownhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/judo-community-mourns-the-loss-of-gary-brownTue, 31 Mar 2015 14:36:00 +0100British Judo ready to host National Judo AASE Fortnight British Judo are delighted to announce between 31st March and 11th April we will be hosting a National Judo Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence (AASE) fortnight! Open Days will be taking place across the 8 British Judo Performance Pathway Centres, to allow young aspiring judoka the chance to train and find out more about the programme.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-ready-to-host-national-judo-aase-fortnighthttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-ready-to-host-national-judo-aase-fortnightMon, 30 Mar 2015 16:18:00 +0100Natalie Powell takes Silver to make it 4 medals for GBR at the Samsun Grand Prix Welsh judoka, Natalie Powell, claimed silver medal at the Samsun Grand Prix.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/natalie-powell-takes-silver-to-make-it-4-medals-for-gbr-at-the-samsun-grand-prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/natalie-powell-takes-silver-to-make-it-4-medals-for-gbr-at-the-samsun-grand-prixMon, 30 Mar 2015 14:43:00 +0100Important Changes to DBSAfter a review of the current process for dealing with DBS Certificates, it has been agreed by the Board of Directors that in future only coaches/volunteers whose certificates contains previous convictions or other police information, from United Medicare, our DBS system provider need to send their original certificate into British Judo Head Office. Therefore, coaches who have a clear DBS do not need to send this in as it will be processed automatically at head office. This new system comes into immediate effect. New instructions will appear on the relevant web page as soon as possiblehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/important-changes-to-dbshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/important-changes-to-dbsFri, 27 Mar 2015 09:17:00 +0000British Judo’s new membership system now onlineBritish Judo are pleased to announce that the new online membership renewal and application system is now live. The system has undergone a comprehensive review following an illegal intrusion discovered last week.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-s-new-membership-system-now-onlinehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-s-new-membership-system-now-onlineThu, 26 Mar 2015 16:34:00 +0000Second of back-to-back Grand Prix’s this weekend in SamsunA delegation of 12 British judoka will be present at the third Grand Prix of the year, each hoping to gain the ranking points on offer to add to their Rio 2016 Qualification efforts.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/second-of-back-to-back-grand-prix-s-this-weekend-in-samsunhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/second-of-back-to-back-grand-prix-s-this-weekend-in-samsunThu, 26 Mar 2015 12:25:00 +0000GB Training Camp Japan: a look behind the scenesBritish athletes returned last week from a two week training tour of the home of judo, Japan. Two teams, men and women, spent two weeks training in Japan, experiencing some tough training with some of stars of judo. The two teams returned last week and we've caught up with Lead Coaches, Jean-Paul Bell and Kate Howey who've shared an account of the experience.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gb-training-camp-japan-a-look-behind-the-sceneshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gb-training-camp-japan-a-look-behind-the-scenesWed, 25 Mar 2015 11:06:00 +0000Investigation set to begin following information breachBritish Judo is set to begin an investigation into how the online application and renewal system was illegally breached. The breach was initially reported last week.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/investigation-set-to-begin-following-information-breachhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/investigation-set-to-begin-following-information-breachMon, 23 Mar 2015 16:30:00 +0000Double gold in Buenos Aires for British pair with GB second in medal tableBritish judoka, Frazer Chamberlain (-90kg) and Owen Livesey (-81kg) finished off their Pan American tour in style with a pair of gold medals at the Pan American Open Buenos Aires. Livesey adds to his earlier gold in Santiago whilst Chamberlain maintains a 100% medal record on the tour adding to his bronze medals in Santiago and Montevideo.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/double-gold-in-buenos-aires-for-british-pair-with-gb-second-in-medal-tablehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/double-gold-in-buenos-aires-for-british-pair-with-gb-second-in-medal-tableMon, 23 Mar 2015 11:32:00 +0000Members urged to be vigilant following information breachBritish Judo has discovered that certain British Judo membership information has been compromised in connection with an illegal intrusion into our systems. The intrusion has potentially effected a small and limited number of British Judo members.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/update-members-urged-to-be-vigilant-following-information-breachhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/update-members-urged-to-be-vigilant-following-information-breachThu, 19 Mar 2015 17:20:00 +0000