Entries by BJA Comms

Drake Judo Club marks Down Syndrome Awareness Day 2019

Now we are all aware of the rules of the dojo and socks are not usually permitted to be worn on the tatami but the Drake Judo Club Squad Class decided that they wanted to mark Down Syndrome Awareness Day by donning #lotsofsocks. World Down Syndrome Day (also known as WDSD) is a global awareness […]

Whitehaven Judo Club celebrate 50 years of throws

A Whitehaven judo club is celebrating a milestone anniversary in 2019. This year marks the 50th anniversary of Brian Strickland opening the doors of Whitehaven Judo Club. Marchon Sports and Social Club in Whitehaven, previously known as Marchon Judo Club, still hosts the sessions and has done since the club was started. To celebrate the […]

Fifth Place for McKenzie in Marrakech

On a bumper weekend of British representation on the mat across the globe, Ashley McKenzie took home Fifth place on the opening day of the first Marrakech Grand Prix in Morocco. In a youthful squad of thirteen athletes competing this weekend, McKenzie was on fine form once again as he progressed through the early stages […]