The NI Open takes place next year on the 6th and 7th April 2019

Mark Donald NIJF and Amanda Moran from the Maldron Hotel, Derry where competitors, coaches and spectators will get a 15% saving on food and drink over the open.

With the Tokyo 2020 Olympics within gripping distance, we’re expecting a showcase entry at the event from all levels of competitors.

Entrants are expected from Northern Ireland, the Mainland and across Europe, so if you’re thinking of competing it’s the perfect time to “test your mettle” as recreational and elite competitors share the Tatami together.

Online entries are available now and you can enter here now!

Some big supporters are joining us in the event as partners and the door is now open to anyone that would like to associate with the competition!

We’re delighted to announce that the Maldron Hotel in Derry will be offering the competitors, coaches, guests and visitors an exclusive 15% saver card on food and drinks in the hotel when you stay with them!

To book this offer simply log on to and enter in NIJU050419  into the promotional code tab and our exclusive offer will be visible!

You can also save 20% on travel from Belfast airports via and the code JUDO2019

With more partners lined up to be announced shortly, this is the time to jump on board and be a part of the Northern Ireland Open.

If you think you can support the event in anyway, please contact Mark Donald on 07889559416 or email