Next Club Grading

Posted by Michael 'Larry' Forrow

Next Club Grading has been set for 21st October! So get those books out, read up on your terminology and start practicing your techniques!

Westerleigh Judokwai MSM & SN Weekend Competition

Posted by Michael 'Larry' Forrow

Welcome to the Inaugural Westerleigh Judokwai MSM & SN Weekend Competition! A judo competition spread over two days aimed at newcomers, beginners and individuals that want to get a gentle first taste of the competitive environment.

This competition is for both Mainstream and Special Needs players with MSM fighting on Saturday 21st April & SN fighting on Sunday 22nd April

This a Sussex only competition and we will not be accepting and Squad level entrants for MSM (within the last 5 years), simply due to the nature of this competition

Entrants are limited to 150 per day so get entered ASAP for guaranteed entry! You can also enter online through the link below

Participants will be arranged into pools of 3 – 6 players.
Gold, Silver & Bronze awards in each group with Spirit of Judo for each group and overall ‘Best Performance’ trophy for each day.
Participants will be grouped according to age, weight, and ability wherever possible!
Four groups every 40 minutes from start; times may vary – time spent at this competition will be kept to a minimum. Special Needs players will be sorted in groups appropriate to their ability.

Any questions please get back to us!

Paper entries here   Online entries here

National Games next week!

Posted by Michael 'Larry' Forrow

Just a quick notice for all that with the National Games approaching next week the club will be shut for the whole of the week (Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday) - Judo will resume the following week (14th). 

With that we would like to take this moment to wish Team Westerleigh all the best up in Sheffield!
The Team consists of: Joshua Smith                             Being supported by: Debbie Sands (Coach)
                                  Thomas Farley                                                           Larry Forrow (Coach)
                                Holly Tadman                                                            Mark Farley (Coach)
                           Liam Duhig                                                                Lorraine Tadman
                        David Wilson                                                             Claire Chappell
                      Anna Wilkinson                                                         Janet Everest
                 Luke Leahy                                                                Tina Owen
                                                                                                           Zara Leahy                                                                 Joy Wilkinson
                                                                                                           James Everest
                                                                                                           Lewis Daragan
                                                                                                           Nicholas Hicks
                                                                                                           Rupert Mitchell
                                                                                                           Sarah Avery
                                                                                                           Lauren Griffiths
                                                    GOOD LUCK TO ALL!! #teamwesterleigh