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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

Simply Judo leads the way in wellbeing courses

On the 21st May a wellbeing event was held in the Maghaberry Hub of Simply Judo to help their parents, players and coaches understand the far-reaching benefits of being involved in a sport and the affects mental health awareness can have, both in the Dojo and out. The session was completely free to the club…

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The N.I. Judo Schools Championship is set to be bigger and better in 2019

The N.I. Judo Schools Championship takes place on the 23rd June in the Lisburn Leisureplex and this year we are delighted to announce that we have the support of the South Eastern Regional College (SERC) as the event sponsor. The competition welcomes over 200 male and female young Judo players from across Northern Ireland, ranging…

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The 2019 Northern Ireland Open – hailed as “the best one yet!”

Last weekend in the Foyle Arena, the Northern Ireland Judo Open took place, welcoming over 550 entries from across Ireland, Great Britain and beyond to compete on the mat. The event which this year was sponsored by the City of Derry Airport is the Northern Ireland Judo Federation’s flagship event and with entry for the…

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