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NI Judo Federation

The Northern Ireland Judo Federation is the Governing Body for the Olympic Sport of Judo in Northern Ireland and is itself affiliated to the British Judo Association.

All Clubs associated with the NI Judo Federation provide fully qualified coaches. The NIJF was formed in 1952 and has more than 60 affiliated clubs and more than 2000 members.



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Latest News

Coaching Conference 2020 – Set to be bigger and better than before.

Following on from our inaugural event last year, the NIJF are delighted to announce that our Annual Coaching Conference will be held on Sunday 26th January 2020 at Riddel Hall, Belfast. We have Olympic and Commonwealth Silver Medallist – Gemma Gibbons-Burton attending as our special guest along with other great speakers on the day. The…

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2020 Northern Ireland Open Gets some great added extras already!

We’ve been working hard behind the scenes to make the 2020 Northern Ireland Open bigger and better than before… Check out these great added extras if you are thinking of coming to this Premier Event.   50% saving on the City of Derry Airport Lounge: Fly home in comfort and style with our Sponsors and…

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Volunteer thank you event a BIG success

  On the 17th November over 25 Volunteers from the Northern Ireland Judo Federation headed into Glenariff Forest Park for a Volunteer ‘Thank You’ Day. The event which finished with a bumper prize draw (kindly sponsored by Flahavans, Movie House Cinemas, Boyles Spar and Cimac) in the Laragh Lodge, was put into place by the…

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NIJF leads the way in Adaptive Judo

As part of the Northern Ireland Judo Federation’s drive to welcome everyone onto the mats, on the 10th of November at Maghaberry Community Centre, an Inclusive Coaching training session was held. Comprising of a classroom training environment and then practical application, 14 coaches we taken through the best practice approach to Inclusive Coaching via a…

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