26th January 2020 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Riddel Hall

185 Stranmillis Rd, Belfast BT9 5EE

Organized By

Vicki Kennedy, Club Workforce Officer

In 2020 the Coaching Conference is back.

The Coaching Conference is full. A few more spaces can be made available, however  please note that there won’t be any promotional packs available for these additional attendees.


The NI Judo ‘Wellbeing’ Coaching Conference will have something for everyone attending.

Starting off in the morning will be a workshop on Marketing by our own Commercial Manager, Mark Donald who will be giving tips and advice on how to market your club.

Coaching & Club Development Consultant, Michael Cooke from Sport NI will be delivering a workshop on Coaching mind set. 

Main Event:

There will then be a chance to hear Gemma Gibbons – Burton story of her judo career and you’ll also have a chance to ask your own questions of interest.

Following lunch Julia Bone the Sports Institute for Northern Ireland’s Sport Nutritionist will deliver a talk on nutrition and the importance of getting it right. This will be followed by Andrea Kearns delivering a workshop for Aware NI on the importance of mental health.

The Coaching Conference open to all the judo fraternity and coaches attending the full day will be eligible for a coaching re-validation.

Booking is via this link and £5 per person includes your lunch (there’s a small fulfilment fee as well) – 

We look forward to seeing you on the day, but if you have any questions please email