Entries by Jarryd Dunn

DAN GRADE PROMOTIONS – February 2020

Moving 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. At the end of each month, we will publish the names of all judoka promoted to […]

First wave selections for European Judo Championships 2020

British Judo are pleased to announce the athletes selected during stage one selections for the European Championships in Prague from 1 – 3 May 2020 British Judo has had great success at the European Championships over the years and the team selected will be looking to continue that medal winning success. Chelsie Giles (-52kg) was […]

Toprak shines silver while Ludford claims bronze in Warsaw

At the Warsaw European Open in Poland this weekend Acelya Toprak (-57kg) won silver, while Shelley Ludford (-78kg) claimed bronze. It was a great opening day for British Judo in the -57kg category, with 3 British Judoka winning their respective Pools and progressing to the semi-finals. Toprak defeated Lucja Obal (POL) and Brigitta Varga (HUN) […]

British Judo embraces exciting new opportunity for self development

British Judo have teamed up with Climbing Out to help current and former judoka who may be struggling following life changing injury, illness or trauma. As part of the ongoing British Judo mental health and wellbeing strategy British Judo are exploring new, exciting initiatives to enhance the support already available within the performance system and […]

Entry Lists for 2020 British Schools Championships

The 2020 British Schools Championships is taking place on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th March at the English Institute of Sport, Sheffield. The Saturday will feature Years 8 and 9, and Years 10 and 11, while Sunday sees Years 6 and 7, Years 12 and 13, and Adaptive and Visually Impaired judoka compete. The weigh-ins […]

Six British Judoka set for the Dusseldorf Grand Slam

The IJF World Tour heads to Germany this weekend and the city of Dusseldorf for the third edition for the Dusseldorf Grand Slam. With the Olympic Games edging ever closer, every competition and every contest, counts towards Olympic qualification and selection to the Tokyo Games. Following on from the recent Paris Grand Slam, Dusseldorf will […]

Everyone Active Sporting Champions Sponsorship Grant

Everyone Active’s Sporting Champions scheme have opened application for its 2020 sporting grants. The scheme has helped over 1,000 talented athletes to achieve their sporting potential, from the likes of double Olympic and World Champion gymnast Max Whitlock to Team GB and England hockey captain, Alex Danson. Support packages range from a grant of up […]

Western Area All Female Judo Training Day at Kingsley

Not even Storm Dennis could stop the first Western Area All Female training day held at Kingsley School, Bideford this weekend. 17 Judoka from Cornwall and Devon proving the saying “This Girl Can” despite the arriving storm clouds hanging over the South West. The opportunity to develop our regional female judoka was led by Eva […]