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 […]

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 […]

Powys Schools Judo (Closed) Championships – Sunday 07 October 2018

28 Primary Schools and 9 High Schools took part at this year’s Powys Schools Judo Championships on Sunday 07 October 2018, hosted by Irfon Judo Club at Builth Wells Sports Centre.  Llandysilio C in W School winning the Shield for the Primary Schools and Llanfyllin High School and Ysgol Calon Cymru jointly winning the High […]

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 […]