Building base fitness, stamina and coordination

At Kingsley, we have our own specialist judo coach, Mr Ward, and our teams regularly travel around the country for competitions at weekends. Why? Judo is known as a sport which helps athletes develop good stamina and fitness, combined with enhancing children’s...

British Judo Championships Report January 2017

Kingsley School Judo Club rounded off an incredible year from its young team by finishing in 42nd place from 110 Judo Club teams who competed at the 2016 British Championships held at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield. The event took place over two weekends...
Under 16 Open Judo Championships

Under 16 Open Judo Championships

Kingsley School Judo Team returned from their 35th tournament this year with another bus full of medals after a rewarding day at the Gloucester Under 16 Open Championships on Saturday. Kingsley pupils joined members of our Community Judoka as we returned with 3 Gold,...
Inter Schools Judo Training

Inter Schools Judo Training

The Kingsley School Judo Club team completed a second successful festival event with Wellington School in Somerset last week. This was a return fixture after our Somerset neighbours first visited Kingsley earlier in the term, to start our new judo development...
Western Area Open Development Day: Club Judoka to Olympian

Western Area Open Development Day: Club Judoka to Olympian

Last week Kingsley School Judo Club travelled to the inspirational, University of Bath Sports Training Village, the venue used by so many World Class Elite Athletes and Sports Teams, including many of the Rio Olympians and Paralympians. The event was hosted by Judo...