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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 […]

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 […]

Natalie Powell – Bronze Medal European Judo Championships, Tel Aviv, Israel 28.04.18

This was Natalie’s third consecutive European medal following bronze in 2016 and 2017. Natalie went in as top seed and took on Hungary’s Evelin Salanki in the first round. Salanki made the more dynamic start but the Irfon judoka took her chances well to counter two of the Hungarian’s throws for waza-ari.  Moving into the […]

Natalie Powell Bronze Medal – Antalya Grand Prix, Turkey 08.04.18

Natalie secures her 16th Grand Prix medal after she claimed bronze on the final day of competition at the Antalya Grand Prix in Turkey. A single waza-ari was enough to take home the medal for Natalie against Russia’s Alexandrea Gimaletdinova. It was a contest that Natalie dominated from start to finish and her Russian opponent […]