Getting started

If you’ve read about Judo, seen it done and want to have a go yourself you’ve come to the right place.

Why do Judo ?

  • Judo is great fun.
  • Its a great way to exercie in a fun way and keep fit.
  • Meet lots of new people.
  • Compete local, nationally and maybe even one day for your country.
  • Unlike many martial arts its an olympic sport.

Who can do Judo ?

Where do I start?

  • Contact the NIJF Office to see if there’s a NIJF club in your area.
  • Many Leisure centres have judo clubs also, if a club is not listed ask there.

What do I need to start?

  • Initially an old tracksuit with long sleeves will do.
  • If you decide you like judo a Judo suit (judo gi) can be purchased from a sports shop or from the club coach.
  • The club the attend will advise you how to get a license.

Latest news

31 July, 2018
Northern Ireland Judo Federation wish to appoint a Commercial & Marketing Manager (Part-time)....
11 June, 2018
Northern Ireland Judo Federation have welcomed nearly 150 women and girls to free judo taster...
18 May, 2018
Sunday 24th June Foyle Arena, 2 Limavady Road, Derry/Londonderry Please see Entry Form for further...
5 March, 2018
Campbell College, Belfast Please see Registration Form for further details.
2 February, 2018
BJA Level 4 Ranking Event Venue: Foyle Arena, 2 Limavady Road, Derry/Londonderry, BT47 6JY Saturday...

Upcoming

Course Details: Dates: Weekend 1 - 8th & 9th September 2018        ...
8 September, 2018 - 00:00 - 9 September, 2018 - 00:00