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Success at The JKA European Championships

Congratulations to:

Rachel O'Halloran - 2nd Place Individual Kumite

Rachel O'Halloran, Jana Sersnova & Rose Tumminello - 2nd Place Team Kumite

Jana Sersnova 6th Place Individual Kata Final 8 Individual Kata

Sabrina celebrates 10 years at The Budokwai

Celebrating 10 years of Sabrina working at The Budokwai. A dedicated member of the team, Sabrina's focus is welcoming the babies and toddlers into the dojo and is also passionate about Judo!

Thank you for all your hard work!

Two bronze medals at Soeverein Judo Cup, Lommel

Sensei Larry Stevenson accompanied three of The Budokwai's junior squad to the Soeverein Judo Cup in Lommel. Ben, Evangelos and Mahmoud all showed great skill and command of Judo, and particular congratulations must go to Ben and Evangelos, both of whom received silver medals! 

Many thanks to Sensei Larry and the parents and guardians for their support.

Congratulations to Mario who one bronze at the British Judo Championships!


Fantastic results from The Budokwai Junior Judo Squad

On the 12th of March, Senseis Larry and David accompanied The Budokwai Judo squad to compete in the London Area Development Red and Yellow Belts, held at the University of East London! 

Congratulations to the following medal winners!

  • Abdulatif Ghani - GOLD 
  • Abdularauf Ghani -SILVER 
  • Maxin Gushin - GOLD 
  • Sasha Cucos - BRONZE 
  • Omar Shanin - GOLD
  • Matilda Torres Leandro - SILVER

Well done to all of you and a huge thank you to the parents and guardians for their continued support, and to Sensei Larry and Sensei David!

Ray Stevens receives 7th Dan!

Congratulations to our Judo and BJJ instructor Ray Stevens, who was presented with his 7th Dan after the Neil Adams master class on the 3rd of March, held at The Budokwai. 

Neil Adams Coaching at The Budokwai - Thursday 3rd March

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Superb results for the Junior Judo Squad at the South Coast Open

Superb results for the Junior Judo Squad at the South Coast Open

Congratulations to...

Alexander, Evangelos, Abdulatif, who all took GOLD

Harel, Sasha, who all took SILVER

Ben, Mahmoud, Abdulrauf, Gaspard, who all took BRONZE

Many thanks to the judokas who fought so well during a long day, to the parents for their support, and of course to Sensei Larry and David for their continued first class coaching, time and commitment.

Wishing you a prosperous 2016!

We at The Budokwai hope all our members and guests had a wonderful festive season!

It was great to see so many people at our annual Christmas party at Maggies Club on the Fulham Road.

We wish you all a very happy, healthy and successful New Year in this year 2016!

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The Budokwai Junior Judo Squad

Congratulations to The Budokwai's Junior Judo Squad

Evangelos, Harel, Mahmoud, Gaspard, Abdulatif and Alexander have had a fantastic year of competition experience.  Thank you to Sensei's Larry Stevenson and David Mes Rey, and the children's parents and guardians for their encouragement and support over the various competitions this year.  

Most recently, Gaspard, Mahmoud, Harel, and Alexander travelled to the EIS Sheffield. 

We look forward to another exciting year in 2016!