Inclusion Session with Kerry Tansey

On the 4th of November, an Inclusion Judo session was delivered by British Judo Association Disability Officer Kerry Tansey at the Grove Well-being Centre in Belfast. This was held as part of the Sport NI – Sporting Clubs programme. Over twenty five Judoka’s with a disability and ten coaches came from Judo clubs all over…

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2018 IJF Content Rule Changes

The new rules are being introduced following a planned review by the International Judo Federation of the significant rule changes made in 2017. The rules are intended to improve the dynamism of the sport and encourage wins by technical scores, rather than penalties, and address feedback from athletes, coaches, referees and others. Please click on…

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Sports Governance Guide for Northern Ireland

An online Sports Governance Guide for Northern Ireland, developed by a multi-agency working group, has been launched at an All Party Group on Sport and Recreation at Parliament Buildings on Thursday 9th November. The working group which developed the guide was led by NI Sports Forum and Sport Northern Ireland, is based on the Code…

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