Community Games National Finals

Congratulations to the Judo Ireland members who took part in the Community Games National Finals held on Sunday 21/08/2016. Patrick Murray, Dylan McGrath, Conor Murray and Liam Murphy (Annaghdown) were representing Galway in National Finals respectively in 25kg, 30kg, 35kg and 40kg categories. Young judoka showed great Judo skills and brought back 3 Golds. Well done boys!

Young Athletes Need Our Votes

Dear members, supporters and friends, Young swimmers, who lost their pool in Maynooth last year, did not give up and they are still swimming together every week, getting better and better. And now they need our support and votes. We can help them get diving blocks and training gear for their new club simply by voting here… Please show them your support, spread the word and vote for the Whitewater Swim Club by clicking the vote button on their video. Please remember to click the vote button on their video, as it’s not enough just to “like” the Facebook post.

Tipperary Open Judo Friendship Games

Tipperary Open Poster

Ireland’s fully inclusive Judo Tournament – the Tipperary Open Judo Friendship Games will be proudly run by Black Eagle Judo in conjunction with the Tipperary Sports Partnership, Judo Assist Ireland, Judo Ireland and the Irish Sambo Association. This unique event will take place on Saturday 8th October 2016 in Nenagh Co. Tipperary. Available categories as follow: Mainstream weights U12yrs, U16yrs and Over 16yrs/Seniors Senior Kyu Event – Kata Event Judo Assist Special Needs/Autism Event (level 3/4/5) Beginners U16yrs (up to orange belt) Freestyle Judo/Sambo Event For more info contact Black Eagle Judo at *protected email*. Download Tipperary Open Judo Friendship

Judo classes starting in Portumna

Special Needs Judo Classes poster

Judo is one of the most participated sports in the world and is ideal for children of all ages and abilities. It is also an Olympic, Paralympic and Special Olympic sport and has incredible social and cultural qualities that instil self confidence, discipline, self respect and respect for others. Judo Assist Ireland and Black Eagle Judo present Special Needs/Autism Judo Activity Classes and Beginners Course in Portumna, starting on 2nd June 2016. The Special Needs/Autism Judo Activity Classes have been running in Portumna for over a year, and now are moving to a new time and venue. Judoka are now