The 25th Galway International Summer School of Judo!
The 6 day camp will be held at the Galway Lawn Tennis Club, starting each day at 9.30am.
The cost this year is €80. For more details and entry form visit our event section.
Have a look at our 2017 Coaching Panel!
Stephen McCluskey 4th Dan from the Judo Academy, Belfast NIJF
This is Stephen’s 4th year as coach for our camp. Stephen is a former World Schoolboy Judo
Champion. His coaching style is almost languid but very effective. He has also got to know a
lot of the young players because of his regular visits over the past few years.
Richard De Bijl 8th Dan from the Netherlands.
Richard runs his own Martial Arts and gymnasium in Rotterdam with a membership of over
1600 junior and senior men and women. Richard is an expert on coaching Kata.
Sebastiaan Fransen 5th Dan from the Netherlands.
Sebastiaan, like Richard, will be in Galway for his second year at the Galway Summer School
of Judo. Sebastiaan is an expert on technical Judo. In his day job Sebastiaan works for
Conchita Consuela Gross 4th Dan from the Netherlands.
Conchita has medals at both European and World level. This summer will be Conchita’s first
visit to Ireland.
Maria-Jose Nieuwenhuizen 2nd Dan.
This will be Maria-Jose’s first time to coach at the Galway International Summer Camp.
With our 5 highly qualified and experienced coaches we have in total 23 Dan. This is a lot of
experience which we hope that those attending the Camp will benefit from.