Countdown to British Schools Championships begins in January

[Update: Northern Ireland and North West regional schools competitions have unfortunately been cancelled]

The 2016 British Schools Judo Championships regional competitions are set for January 2016, with the eight competitions taking place all over the UK. 

The competitions begin with the North West and Northern Ireland’s regional competitions both taking place on the 10th January and finish with the Eastern Area’s competition on 24th.

These competitions will take place in the build up to the British Schools Championships on 2nd and 3rd April 2016. Gold and silver medallists at the regional competitions will gain priority entry into the British Schools Championships at the EIS in Sheffield on 2nd and 3rd April 2016.

Details of the regional competitions can be found on the British Judo events calendar here.

Gold and silver medallists at regional competitions will be sent a priority entry link by email in the week commencing 1st February. Priority entry opens on 1st February and ends on 18th February. From the 19th February entry will be open to all. Entries will close on the 11th March 2016 or when 750 entries are reached. 

Good luck to all.

Sunday 10th January

Northern Ireland: Lagan Valley Leisure Complex

Sunday 10th January

North West: Kendal Judo Club

Saturday 16th January

South: Medway Park Leisure Centre

Sunday 17th January

West: Hutton Moor Leisure Centre, Weston Super Mare

Sunday 17th January

Midlands: Ellis Guilford School, Nottingham

Saturday 23rd January

Northern Home Counties: Mark Hall Sports Centre, Harlow

Saturday 23rd January

Yorkshire and Humberside: Goole Leisure Centre

Sunday 24th January

East: Brecklands Leisure Centre, Thetford

Details of the regional competitions can be found on the British Judo events calendar here.