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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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Big medal haul at the British Adaptive and VI Open Championships!

On Saturday 17th August, Judo players from iCan Judo club along with Michael McMillan from UUC Judo club (both under the banner of the Northern Ireland Judo Federation Adaptive Team) went to Wales to compete in the British Adaptive and VI Open Championships. The players fought across different age groups and still must make weight…

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2020 Event Dates Announced!

The Northern Ireland Judo Federation are pleased to announce the dates for events taking place in 2020, starting with the inaugural and much anticipated N I Judo Adaptive and Visually Impaired (VI) Championships on Sunday 16th February 2020 at the Foyle Arena, Derry/Londonderry. Other events as follows; N I Minors Closed Championships – Sunday 16th…

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Get fit for life, not just for summer!

The Northern Ireland Judo Federation is inviting you to get on the mat and try Judo at one of our participating clubs, to see the difference it can make to you! We believe health and well-being is something that should be looked after all year round, so with summer ending, now is the perfect time…

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