Finding your nearest Judo club is easy, get started by clicking the button below.

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.



Judo Suits & Equipment

Purchase your Judo suit or training equipment through the NIJF and save
Find out more here

Latest News

Return Update

The British Judo Association have now released their ‘Return to Judo’ guidelines for clubs. The comprehensive documents give full details of procedures clubs must have in place in order to make a return to club activity safely, (in the documents where it says ‘UK Government’ please read Northern Ireland Executive and ‘British Judo membership’ read…

Read more

Return to Judo update

Return to Judo Update Following the announcements from the Northern Ireland Executive on Thursday 25th June on further easing of lockdown restrictions and communication from Sport NI to Governing Bodies of Sport please note the following; Based on the published Sport NI document  ‘A Framework to guide progression towards a resumption of sport and physical…

Read more

Update from the NIJF Board

As the Coronavirus has brought a major hiatus to us being on the mats, we wanted to update you with items that are being discussed, and innovations that are happening to encourage the safe return to the Judo and assist our clubs with recruiting and retaining members. The NIJF Board and staff members are meeting…

Read more

Upcoming Events