Hampshire Judo Update

Hi Everyone,

Please see below for a brief update for you on some of the activities within Hampshire Judo. Please let me know if you have any queries.


We have two competitions coming up with Hampshire, both taking place on Sunday 6th July in Portsmouth.

Entry Forms for the Special Need Open Competition can be downloaded from the top of this page https://hampshirejudo.org.uk/competitions/hampshire-sn-open/

The Hampshire Open for Juniors and Seniors can be entered online at https://www.onlineentries.co.uk/events/hampshire/20140706.php and further information is available here https://hampshirejudo.org.uk/competitions/hampshire-open/ 

The last date of entry for both competitions is Sunday 30th June.

Nage-no-Kata for Dan Gradings

Derek Hopkins 5th Dan is running a kata course on Sunday 20th July in Aldershot designed to help those people taking Dan gradings. See http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/events/nage-no-kata-for-grading for more information.

Safeguarding Courses

On Sunday 29th June, The British Judo Association are holding two courses in Basingstoke. Safeguarding and Protecting Children http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/events/sports-coach-uk-safeguarding-protecting-children-workshop-spc-5 and Time to Listen which is designed for Club Welfare Officers and Senior Coaches http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/events/nspcc-time-to-listen-ttl-club-welfare-officer-training-6

Dan and Kyu Grading

On 10th August we are holding a Kyu and Dan grading at AWE in Tadley. For directions see https://hampshirejudo.org.uk/gradings/ 

British Judo Awards 2014

Hampshire had a successful year at British Judo’s annual awards. Don’t forget that the date for nominations closes on 30th June, so please nominate those people within your club that have made a difference. See http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/awardsdinner2014  for further information or to nominate someone visit http://www.britishjudo.org.uk/nominate2014 

Hampshire Judo Committee

The minutes from this years meeting including the recent AGM are online at hampshirejudo.org.uk The next Committee meeting is on Tuesday 17th June in Winchester at The Student Union. Visitors are welcome.

If you have any queries about this or any other matter, please let me know.



Hampshire Judo Committee Secretary