Classes begin on Friday 5th January and finish on Friday 23rd March. We are closed on Friday 2nd March due to an event at Westcroft Leisure Centre. This term there will be two classes on Friday evening. 6:30pm – 7:30pm:
The spring half term for judo classes starts on 4/1/18 and ends on 8/2/18. Following feedback from parents/carers we have made some changes to the squad classes bringing starting and finishing times earlier. Please see below for the new times
Kodakan Goshin-Jutsu is a judo kata, which teaches 21 defences against pre-arranged attacks. Please see the Kodakan website and watch the kata on YouTube. On Saturday 21st October there will be a seminar concentrating on the first seven close quarter
This is an ideal opportunity to focus on the fundamental principles of throwing and is a requirement for 1st kyu (brown belt). This session is suitable for experienced judoka and takes place on Saturday 16th September between 3pm and 5pm.
Newaza (groundwork) consists of moves, feints and counter moves, and is used in judo training and competition to gain an advantageous position on the ground and score an ippon from either a strangle, arm lock or a pin. Fitness Strength
The autumn half term starts on 4/9/17 and ends on 19/10/17. Mondays: 7 sessions 7pm (U13 squad) £42 8pm (13+ squad) £49 Tuesdays: 7 sessions 6pm (U10 squad) £42 7pm (13+ Newaza) £49 Thursdays: 7 sessions 7pm (U13 squad) £42
The dates for the summer second half-term for squad sessions are below. Mondays: Squad 7 sessions – 7pm £42 – 8pm £49 Tuesdays: Squad 7 sessions – 6pm £42 – 7pm £49 Wednesdays: Squad 7 sessions – 7pm £42 –
The dates for the summer term for youths/seniors on Fridays at Westcroft Leisure Centre are below. April: 21, 28 May: 5, 12, 19, 26 June: 2, 16, 23, 30 (no judo on 9/6 due to Venray International) July: 7, 14