Entries by Jarryd Dunn

8 Fighters to represent British Judo at the World Championships

British Judo has announced the 8 fighters that have been selected for the upcoming World Championships which are due to be held in Budapest, Hungary from 6-13th June. Prior to selection, it was agreed that the team would consist of fighters in direct or continental quota Tokyo Olympic qualification positions, or fighters identified by the […]

Learn to be quick, be smart and restart a heart

UK Coaching, in collaboration with Resuscitation Council UK, St John Ambulance and Joe Humphries Memorial Trust, has produced a free toolkit to help people understand how to respond and act quickly to a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). An SCA is when the heart suddenly and unexpectedly stops pumping blood around the body and vital organs […]

Keeping Britain active through Covid – the search is on for the nation’s coaching heroes

UK Coaching has re-opened its national awards to mark the incredible innovations and achievements of great coaches who have inspired and motivated the nation to keep moving, delivering sport and physical activity sessions during the coronavirus lockdowns. Through UK Coaching Hero, the British public can nominate coaches who implemented great coaching ideas and made considerable […]

Western Area Judo Association – Under 18’s Bounce Back into Judo Training Camp Day

We are BACK…! It has been an incredible year and once again our Western Area Judo Community has remained strong and positive throughout our year together online. But finally, the day arrived that allowed us to BOUNCE BACK INTO JUDO. We worked hard to maintain a safe environment together and retain a meaningful judo experience […]

Obituary: Anthony Gaetano Vassallo

British Judo is saddened to hear of the passing of Anthony Gaetano Vassallo on 27th February 2021. Thank you to Anthony’s sister, June, for providing the following obituary: Anthony Vassallo passed away on the afternoon of 27th February after watching his beloved West Ham. He continued the family business in Hatton Garden as a craftsman and […]

Statement: British Judo Internal Investigation

Statement: British Judo Internal Investigation The independent investigation has now concluded and the report was considered by a fully independent disciplinary panel.  Whilst the allegations of bullying were not upheld, a number of recommendations have been made by the panel and accepted as part of the process. Furthermore, this investigation identified areas of development for […]

British Judo Statement

British Judo is aware of two ongoing investigations, as reported by the BBC in a recent article. British Judo would like to assure its members that the cases referred to in the BBC article do not relate to judo in any way. When the individuals were arrested British Judo was informed that they had a […]