Last week #TheBudokwai was delighted to celebrate the twinning of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea with Fukushima, Japan. Fukushima will be the host region to #TeamGB at the #Tokyo2020 #Olympics British and Japanese students exchanged cultural activities which included #dance and #poetry. Everyone enjoyed the exquisite Japanese cuisine courtesy of #Benihana #KingsRoad
#Budokwai100 #Budokwai #MartialArts #Judo #London
Congratulations to all the Budokwai Judoka who took part in the Kent International.
Maella, Olivia, Tybalt, Evangelos and Tess all got 5th place, Sofia won bronze and Ben, Mario and Mahmoud won silver.
Congratulations to all!
Congratulations to Team Budokwai for winning gold, bronze and 5th place at the Northern Ireland Open. Thank you to Senseis Larry Stevenson and David Mesa Rey for accompanying the team!
Congratulations to Kyle Perry on winning silver at the Zuidland Open in Rotterdam.
The Budokwai was saddened to hear of the death of former Aikido sensei John Cornish.
Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this sad time.
On the 17th and 18th of March the EIS Sheffield held the British Schools Championships.
Congratulations to Rei, Maelle, Olivia and to Uri and Omar who both took bronze.
Some excellent Judo on display!
Congratulations to our Judo squad who won 2 gold, 2 silver and 3 bronze medals at the Southern Area Competition at K2 sports centre in Crawley.
Sensei Stevenson and Sensei Mesa Rey took 9 judoka from the Budokwai to the National Championships on the first weekend of December.
Abdulatif, Ben, Mario and Sofia all won bronze medals!