Judo was created as a form of physical, moral and psychological development. Whilst it’s enjoyable and engaging it is an excellent workout. It was developed to improve co-ordination, balance, aerobic fitness, strength and agility whilst promoting values through a strong moral code that is promoted even at the Olympics.
Buying a licence
As the National Governing body for Judo in Wales, we welcome participants from the age 5. Judo is fantastic for making new friends, building confidence, developing fitness and having fun! If you’ve just started, or you’re thinking about starting judo you should buy a Welsh Judo Association individual licence to ensured both you and the person you’re practicing with are insured. It also means any grades you complete are recognised anywhere in the world and you’re eligible to compete throughout the competition pathway from beginner all the way to the Olympic Games! Click here for types of membership.