On November 10, 2018 5 judoka from Sheffield University Judo Club travelled down to Samurai Judo Club with coaches Ben and Helen to partake in the annual Rod Lane competition.
Aidan Lowery came home with a Gold medal in the U73kg (green and below category) after some excellent judo, while Abdul-Qadeer Khan and Jules Harvey also managed impressive wins to claim 2 Silver medals in the U81kg (green and below) and the U81kg (brown and below category) respectively.
Checkout our YouTube channel for footage of our competitors in action!
Here it is.... first session photo of the 2018/19 year at the graded & beginner session.
It's that time of year again! We have our upcoming annual Kyu-Grade tournament on Saturday 1st December.
Last year the competition saw a record number of competitors so get your entries in now to guarantee yourself a place!
To enter and find more info, visit https://www.sukt.uk/
See you all soon!
It may be the football season now, but our club already has its sights set on the upcoming year of Judo! We are therefore delighted to announce the dates of our annual competitions, the Sheffield University Kyu-Grade Tournament (SUKT) and the University of Sheffield International Student Teams tournament (USIST):
SUKT: Saturday 1st December 2018
USIST: Friday 22nd - Sunday 24th March 2019
Our competitions have had great success in recent years, in attendance, quality of judo and overall enjoyment for players, coaches and spectators alike. It will be the 22nd annual USIST competition and last year saw more international teams competing than ever before, which we aim to continue this year.
So put those dates in your diaries, keep an eye on this space for how to enter and we will see you there!
- Sheffield University Judo Club