RSS All British Judo Association Newshttp://www.britishjudo.org.ukRSS All British Judo Association Newsen-usCopyright (C) 2012 British Judo AssociationSuper Sunday for Natalie Powell with bronze at World Mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/super-sunday-for-natalie-powell-with-bronze-at-world-mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/super-sunday-for-natalie-powell-with-bronze-at-world-mastersSun, 29 May 2016 00:00:00 +0100Fifth for Conway at World Masters while Piovesana on top of podium in Austriahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/fifth-for-conway-at-world-masters-while-piovesana-on-top-of-podium-in-austriahttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/fifth-for-conway-at-world-masters-while-piovesana-on-top-of-podium-in-austriaSat, 28 May 2016 23:55:00 +0100Seventh place for Davis at IJF World Judo Mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/seventh-place-for-davis-at-ijf-world-judo-mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/seventh-place-for-davis-at-ijf-world-judo-mastersFri, 27 May 2016 21:03:00 +0100Next step on World Tour for Juniors and CadetsThe Junior and Cadet World Tours continue this weekend with competitions in Leibnitz, Austria and Coimbra, Portugalhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/next-step-on-world-tour-for-juniors-and-cadetshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/next-step-on-world-tour-for-juniors-and-cadetsFri, 27 May 2016 11:48:00 +0100Improvements made to Grading SchemesThere have been a number of amendments to British Judo’s Mon, Kyu and Dan Grading schemes, following of a review which came in two years ago after a vote at the 2014 British Judo Association AGM. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/improvements-made-to-the-grading-schemeshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/improvements-made-to-the-grading-schemesFri, 27 May 2016 11:25:00 +0100Statement: 2015 European Judo Championships reviewhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/statement-2015-european-judo-championships-reviewhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/statement-2015-european-judo-championships-reviewThu, 26 May 2016 14:00:00 +0100Seven British judoka ready to take on world's best at IJF World Mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/seven-british-judoka-ready-to-take-on-worlds-best-at-ijf-world-mastershttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/seven-british-judoka-ready-to-take-on-worlds-best-at-ijf-world-mastersThu, 26 May 2016 10:52:00 +0100Strong international entry for VI Grand PrixThe 2016 Great Britain Visually Impaired Judo Grand Prix is set to be a world-class affair with a number of the best VI judoka in the world in action at the Walsall Campus Sports Complex on 4-5 Junehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/strong-international-entry-for-vi-grand-prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/strong-international-entry-for-vi-grand-prixTue, 24 May 2016 15:41:00 +0100Fuelling the Body for JudoIn this blog British Judo Performance Team Nutritionist Louise Bloor talks about how and when eating the right foods can help prepare and repair your body for judo. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/fuelling-the-body-for-judohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/fuelling-the-body-for-judoTue, 24 May 2016 11:47:00 +0100Yellow Belt Challenge on TRTWorld TRTWorld visited Hackney Judo Club recently to speak to coaches and participants about the Yellow Belt Challengehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/yellow-belt-challenge-on-trtworldhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/yellow-belt-challenge-on-trtworldTue, 24 May 2016 09:31:00 +0100Eighth for British Kata duoThe father-son duo of Robert and Ricky Cleevely finished eighth at the 2016 European Kata Championships in Olbia, Italy on Saturday 21 Mayhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/eighth-for-british-kata-duohttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/eighth-for-british-kata-duoMon, 23 May 2016 10:44:00 +01002016 School Games Tickets – Available Now!http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/2016-school-games-tickets-available-nowhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/2016-school-games-tickets-available-nowFri, 20 May 2016 12:59:00 +0100Father and son duo at European Kata ChampsRicky and Robert Cleevely will be representing Great Britain at the 2016 Kata European Championships in Olbia, Italy 21-22 May.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/father-and-son-duo-at-european-kata-champshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/father-and-son-duo-at-european-kata-champsFri, 20 May 2016 12:12:00 +0100Safeguarding Stars 2016Do you know someone who has gone the extra mile to safeguard children in sport? http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/safeguarding-stars-2016http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/safeguarding-stars-2016Wed, 18 May 2016 15:40:00 +0100British Judo launches new Judo Kids Development Scheme for under eightshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-launches-new-judo-kids-development-scheme-for-under-eightshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-judo-launches-new-judo-kids-development-scheme-for-under-eightsMon, 16 May 2016 16:25:00 +0100Norwich Premier Judo club win the inaugural East Anglian Team championshiphttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/norwich-premier-judo-club-win-the-inaugural-east-anglian-team-championshiphttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/norwich-premier-judo-club-win-the-inaugural-east-anglian-team-championshipMon, 16 May 2016 09:14:00 +0100Gibbons claims fifth place on final day of Almaty Grand Prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gibbons-claims-fifth-place-on-final-day-of-almaty-grand-prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/gibbons-claims-fifth-place-on-final-day-of-almaty-grand-prixSun, 15 May 2016 12:30:00 +0100Tough day in Kazakhstan for British middleweightshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tough-day-in-kazakhstan-for-british-middleweightshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tough-day-in-kazakhstan-for-british-middleweightsSat, 14 May 2016 07:52:00 +0100Stephanie Inglishttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/stephanie-inglishttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/stephanie-inglisFri, 13 May 2016 08:46:00 +0100Ryan Wilkinson appointed to British Judo Association Board of DirectorsRyan Wilkinson has been appointed to the British Judo Association Board of Directors taking up the position vacated by Mark Palios. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/ryan-wilkinson-appointed-to-british-judo-association-board-of-directorshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/ryan-wilkinson-appointed-to-british-judo-association-board-of-directorsThu, 12 May 2016 15:45:00 +0100Dartford Judo Club host Kent Closed Judo ChampionshipsLast month Dartford Judo Club was host to the Kent Closed and Kent Clubs Juniors a Judo championships.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/dartford-judo-club-host-kent-closed-judo-championshipshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/dartford-judo-club-host-kent-closed-judo-championshipsThu, 12 May 2016 14:00:00 +0100Ten British judoka in action at Kazakhstan Grand Prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/ten-british-judoka-in-action-at-kazakhstan-grand-prixhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/ten-british-judoka-in-action-at-kazakhstan-grand-prixThu, 12 May 2016 13:30:00 +0100Latest issue of Matside Magazine now available!http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/latest-issue-of-matside-magazine-now-availablehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/latest-issue-of-matside-magazine-now-availableTue, 10 May 2016 10:15:00 +0100Tokai University Study Abroad ProgrammeThe world renowned Tokai University in Japan is offering an opportunity for players and coaches to take part in a study abroad programme this summerhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tokai-university-study-abroad-programmehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/tokai-university-study-abroad-programmeMon, 09 May 2016 14:52:00 +0100Busy weekend across two continentsBritish Junior and Cadet judoka were in action over the weekend in both Europe and South America with some strong showings across the boardhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/busy-weekend-across-two-continentshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/busy-weekend-across-two-continentsMon, 09 May 2016 11:35:00 +0100Final day fifth for Gibbons in BakuOn the final day of the 2016 Baku Grand Slam it was Gemma Gibbons (-78kg) who came closest to medalling as she finished fifth in the -78kg category. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/final-day-fifth-for-gibbons-in-bakuhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/final-day-fifth-for-gibbons-in-bakuSun, 08 May 2016 15:02:00 +0100Baku gold for Alice SchlesingerAlice Schlesinger was in imperious form as she took home gold at the Baku Grand Slam on Saturday 7 May and in doing so also picked up 500 qualifying points for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games this summer. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/baku-gold-for-alice-schlesingerhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/baku-gold-for-alice-schlesingerSat, 07 May 2016 15:36:00 +0100Good start to Baku Grand SlamNekoda Davis claimed the second Grand Slam medal of her career as she took home silver from the Baku Grand Slam on Friday 6 May while Ashley McKenzie produced some excellent attacking judo to pick up bronze in a strong fieldhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/good-start-to-baku-grand-slamhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/good-start-to-baku-grand-slamFri, 06 May 2016 16:20:00 +0100Busy weekend for Cadets and JuniorsWhile the top senior athletes are out in Baku hoping to pick up valuable qualification points, Britain’s up and coming Cadet and Junior talent will be gaining important experience at competitions in South America and Europehttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/busy-weekend-for-cadets-and-juniorshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/busy-weekend-for-cadets-and-juniorsThu, 05 May 2016 17:31:00 +0100Back at Baku a year on from gold medal successNine British judoka will be action this weekend at the final Grand Slam of the qualifying period in Baku, Azerbaijan from Friday 6 to Sunday 8 Mayhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/back-at-baku-a-year-on-from-gold-medal-successhttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/back-at-baku-a-year-on-from-gold-medal-successThu, 05 May 2016 12:58:00 +0100British duo gain IJF Continental AwardsLast month at the Lignano Junior European Cup in Italy Stefan Newbury and Graeme MacLachlan received their IJF Continental referee awardshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-duo-gain-ijf-continental-awardshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/british-duo-gain-ijf-continental-awardsThu, 05 May 2016 10:42:00 +0100Referees pass examinations at English Open and British SchoolsSpring has been a busy period for British referees with competitions across the country coming thick and fast. This has also presented an opportunity to grow and develop their skills by studying for new qualifications. http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/referees-pass-examinations-at-english-open-and-british-schoolshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/referees-pass-examinations-at-english-open-and-british-schoolsThu, 05 May 2016 10:28:00 +0100Good week for home nations at CommonwealthsHome nations judoka enjoyed a bumper week at the Commonwealth Judo Championships in Port Elizabeth, South Africa from 24 to 28 April winning 72 medals in total with Guernsey also picking up three medals.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/good-week-for-home-nations-at-commonwealthshttp://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/good-week-for-home-nations-at-commonwealthsWed, 04 May 2016 10:50:00 +0100Dan Grade Promotions - April 2016Moving into the Dan grades is a special moment that all judoka will treasure. Whether a lifetime goal or a happy co-incidence of hard work and dedication to the sport of judo, Dan grade promotions deserve to be recognised.http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/dan-grade-promotions-april-2016http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/news/dan-grade-promotions-april-2016Tue, 03 May 2016 15:34:00 +0100British 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 +0100