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PSUK NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 16TH SEPTEMBER 2017
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Sport UK Judo (PSUK Judo) in conjunction with the Welsh Judo Association
(WKJA) organised a fantastic weekend of judo utilizing the magnificent
dojo at the Welsh Centre Of Sport, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, running over the
weekend Friday 24th to Sunday 26th March PSUK members,
PSUK guests and members of the WJA enjoyed a variety of top class
judo commencing with a mass randori session on the Friday evening
which saw 70 judoka , the majority Dan grades training together with a positive
and friendly attitude.
morning and early afternoon saw 120 judoka sign in to enjoy and participate in
the coaching of Neil Adams 8th Dan MBE, Neil a former World
Champion, the holder of two Olympic silver medals and five European
titles held the attention of the delegates, 70 of which were qualified
coaches revalidating their qualifications. Neil included a very good
presentation of the new International Judo Federation contest rules by showing
practical demonstrations which helped the recipients to easily understand the
afternoon saw PSUK utilising their team of senior examiners to hold a national
Dan grading with twenty seven candidates all seeking promotion to and
within the Dan grades, the resulting examination saw one lady gain her
black belt first Dan at her first attempt with two male brown belts finalising
their promotion. Further promotions were successful within the Dan grades with
other obtaining valuable points towards promotion. In addition four PSUK
Dan grades commenced the Provisional Senior Examination process which will
eventually lead to additional PSUK Senior examiners being available
throughout the UK.
Date of next course to be announced shortly .
Congratulations to GAVIN MCNEILL
on becoming BRITISH MASTERS CHAMPION
Joanne Coull, James Lewis, Gary Cole,
Lee Holley, , Gavin McNeill , Darren Dean
who retain National Titles at 2016 PSUK at National Championships !
held in Brecon, Dyfed Powys on 24th September 2016
Gary and Louise Cole of Dyfed Powys hosted this
years event with the considerable support of their family and members of Irfon Judo Club. 18 forces entered
bringing a total of 69 competitors
produced some fantastic judo from the
likes of Gavin Mc'Neill and Jason Moore both Police Scotland , Darren Dean North Wales, Lee Holley Devon and Cornwall, Gary Liddle
Surrey , Frazier Menzies British Transport Police , Gary Cole Dyfed Powys and James Lewis Kent.
Following the championship we were entertained
to an excellent formal presentation
dinner and entertained by both the local
male voice choir and a live band.
At the prize giving Gavin McNeill received
the Player of the Day Award for
the Spirit of Judo following a
wonderful display of judo showing all the great qualities of judo
including skill, consideration for his opponents and a great sporting attitude.
Next year's event will be hosted by Derbyshire
Police, there are many judoka working for police forces, officers police staff
etc all are able to compete and
enjoy this event which is suitable for all levels of judoka, as can be
seen from with the results . We all
need to identify those judoka and
encourage them to come to this event with
its mixture of friendly competition and social side, so please look
at your forces and encourage them to join us, we want Police Judo to
prosper and all judoka to enjoy what is on offer.
In conclusion again many thanks to Gary and Louise Cole for organising a superb
championship and presentation dinner.
Chris Hunt PSUK National Committee
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PSUK TRAINING WEEKEND 24TH/25TH MARCH 2017 CARDIFF
GUEST COACH: NEIL ADAMS M.B.E 8TH DAN
course at the Welsh Centre of Sport suitable for
all levels of judo from red belt to dan grades, Please support this event
if you are not on out mailing list then email the website and we will ensure
you are included.