About Us

  Welcome to Irfon Judo Club.  I am your sensei (Coach) Richard Jones; Just come along with tracksuit bottoms and a t-shirt, we will try and find you a judogi you can borrow in the short term.  Please ensure you have no jewellery (earrings, rings, necklaces, bracelets etc) also please ensure (girls) you have no […]

History

The Irfon Judo Club commenced on 18 April 1977, in Builth Wells Primary School.  As the Club developed it moved into the Strand Hall on 26 October 1977, for increased space due to the growth of the sport.  The next move came in August 1981, when the Club moved to the new Sports Centre which was […]

Nekoda Smythe-Davis will be at the next Training/Development Day – Sunday 09 September 2018

Sunday 09 September 2018 – Open Training/Development Day at Irfon Judo Club, Builth Wells Sports Centre, Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3BW.  All welcome. 12.45 – 1.45 p.m. Dragons (under 8’s) £4.00 Mat Fee 1.45 – 3.45 p.m. Juniors  £4.00 Mat Fee 3.45 – 5.45 p.m. Seniors/Masters £5.00 Mat Fee

Easy Fundraising

Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising a free donation for Irfon Judo Club? There are nearly 3,000 retailers on board ready to make a donation, including Amazon, John Lewis, Aviva, thetrainline and Sainsbury’s – it doesn’t cost you […]

Natalie Powell – Bronze Medal

Natalie Powell claims her fourth medal of 2018 and 10th Grand Prix Bronze It was a closely fought contest between the two British athletes as Yeats-Brown came out the blocks the quickest and soon put Natalie on the defensive. Ill-discipline from her soon allowed Natalie  back into the fight however as she picked up two […]

Royal Welsh Show 2018

Many thanks to all Irfon Judo Club Members Juniors, Seniors and parents who assisted me at the Royal Welsh Show. It was extremely hot! Everyone who joined us had fun and enjoyed the sessions.  It was great to catch up with other Clubs from all over the Country, even some from across the water.  For […]

Training/Development Day 03.06.18

Excellent turnout at our first of the year training/development day with 70 participants. Many thanks to Georgina Bevan (Irfon), Gareth Sealey and Dimitiar from Budokan Ceredigion, H from Lakeside for their support on the mat during the day.  Thanks also to the parents who continually support and volunteer at the event to make it a […]