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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

Covid-19 – latest N I Executive Restrictions

Covid-19 – latest N I Executive Restrictions Following the announcement by the N I Executive on 12th November that the current restrictions will remain in place until 27th November, we would advise that all judo clubs should remain closed for indoor activity in order to comply with the regulations.   We understand this will be…

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The Judo Wellbeing Portfolio is Expanding

Congratulations to Russell Brown, our Lead Designated Liaison Person for Safeguarding, on passing his examinations for delivery and “train the trainer” on the effects of adverse child experiences. As part of our on-going mission to deliver education and the best practice approach to our coaches, volunteers and members, Russell will now be able to deliver…

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N I Judo Support for Clubs – Don’t Miss Out

A funding grant was agreed by the NIJF Board and released in July. The grant, up to £200, is to support clubs on their return to activity safely, with help to purchase sanitisation products or help with the cost of facility hire. Numerous clubs have successfully availed of this grant and have enjoyed some time…

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Bill and Averil step down

Dear NIJF Membership It is with sincere regret I must inform everyone that, due to personal circumstances, myself and Averil have resigned as Chair and Secretary of the Board of Directors of the NIJF with immediate effect. Averil has also resigned as NIJF Office Administrator and will leave the post at the start of December.…

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