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 […]
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 […]
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What a fantastic day, many thanks to Gary Cole, Natalie Powell, Darren Warner and Nao Fukumoto, great coaching enjoyed by all participants.
Irfon Judo Club gathered at the Greyhound Hotel on 11 August to watch Natalie Powell and Team GB compete at the Olympics. The room was decorated with Club and BJA flags and bunting. The event was well supported with a mixture of Club Members and Non Club members with between 50 – 60 people watching […]
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Many thanks to all Irfon Judo Club Members Juniors and Seniors who assisted me at the Royal Welsh Show. It was extremely hot! Everyone who joined us had fun and enjoyed the sessions.
This tournament is the qualifcation event for Schools Games 2016, who will represent Wales in September. Congratulations Silver Medal.
Many thanks to everyone who attended our Training Day. A well supported Day with and old faces returning for another enjoyable day. Many thanks to Phillip Jones, Gareth Sealey, H and Georgina for your help with the Coaching on the mat. Huge thanks as always to the parents who yet again supported the event well! […]
Congratulations and well done.
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The British Olympic Association has today named the seven judoka who will compete for Team GB at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The squad comprises four women and three men and includes three athletes that competed for Team GB at London 2012. Two-time Masters medallist Natalie Powell will make her Olympic Games debut in the […]
Congratulations on qualifying as a Technical Officer Timekeeper & Scorer.
Fundraising Event – Judo on the top of Pen y Fan, great day!
Wyn Williams attended this event where there were players representing 19 different countries competing to get there places for the Paralympics in Rio. Wyn has also been provisionally invited to the European Championships in Glasgow later in the year. Congratulations Wyn, well done.
Natalie Powell took a bronze medal in an action packed day in Guadalajara World Judo Master 2016 Mexico today on the final day of the IJF World Judo Masters. Natalie took down Yalennis Castillo of Cuba with a well executed harai-goshi for ippon. Natalie met with Gemma Gibbons when they were drawn in the same […]
Congratulations and well done.
Congratulations. Well done.
Congratulations and Very Well done.
Natalie finished in seventh having beaten Ivana Maranic (CRO) in her opening contest with a tani-otoshi. Natalie took on Umeki (JPN) in the quarter-finals and in a fast-paced encounter it was the Japanese judoka who countered well to throw Natalie for ippon. Natalie took on the awkward Victoria Turks (UKR) in the repechage and Natalie […]