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Pete Skinner

Following 24 years at Windsor Judo Club, Pete Skinner has retired and moved to Knaresborough in Yorkshire.  Since joining Windsor Judo Club in 1986 Pete has achived his 1st Dan, qualified as a national C-class Referee and a BJA qualified … Continue reading

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Ian Rose training sessions

Windsor Judo Club is pleased to announce that Ian Rose  will be running 12 training sessions at Windsor starting in September 2010. These sessions will take place every second Wednesday in the month, starting from September 8th, and will replace … Continue reading

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Competition at Micklefield

Yesterday evening Windsor JC participated in a tri partite friendly team event hosted by Micklefield JC with teams from Wycombe JC, Micklefield JC and Windsor JC entering. The event was aimed at Kyu Grades with teams of five, 3 men … Continue reading

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Small but perfectly formed update.

Ian Rose former Visual Impaired  Olympic Medallist took a session at Windsor JC on 31st May. Ian showed some movement drills and provided club instructors with some innovative coaching tips. As Ian has retired from competition he was able to join club … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Getting in the zone: Mental preparation starts earlier than you think

This is another guest post from Tristan Greaves of http://extricate.org/Tristan is a qualified football and Judo referee who often pops down to practice at Windsor Judo Club – In fact, guest-post is pushing our luck… we’ll have to start paying … Continue reading

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High Wycombe Ne-waza competition

Last Sunday (11th) High Wycombe Judo Centre held it’s first Ne-waza Competition.Windsor judo club was both competitively (our own Naomi Crawleybrought home a medal) and referee Pete Skinner who had this to say: “As a new event,  players and officials … Continue reading

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More competition goodness

We are pleased to report that, while fighting on Mother’s Day.  Joe Thope won himself a beautiful  bronze medal.     Here he is looking suitably proud on the podium. 

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Yet More Dan Gradings!

We are pleased to report an excellent performance at last weekends grading in High Wycombe, where three of the club’s regulars fought very well indeed. Adrian took 37 more points towards his 3rd Dan, with several very quick dropping attacks, … Continue reading

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Gradings in January

 Congratulations to Orlando Yanez-Vila and Sergio Olmos who were awarded their  1st Kyu Brown belt on the 25 Jan.   We have also recently held a technical Dan grading course and exam was  on 23rd and 24th January 2010. The … Continue reading

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We recently had a grading…

…so congratulations to the following players! JuniorsElliott Jones 3rd MonJosh Baker 9th MonLewis Baker 9th Arif Suleiman 4th KyuNigel Phillips 1st MonDrew Taylor 6th MonAbbie Taylor 8th MonRuby Rae 3rd MonLisa Williamson 10th MonJan Cazin 8th MonVictor Cazin 8th MonPawandip … Continue reading

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New Year Training

Hello everybody,   There will be Judo on Friday 1st Jan 2010 at 8.30. If the main centre is shut please use the side door next to the ladies changing room. The main car park may also be closed but there will … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Making your own luck in Goldern Score

This is a guest post from Tristan Greaves of http://extricate.org/Tristan is a qualified football and Judo referee who often pops down to practice at Windsor Judo Club – his last post here was popular enough that we dragged him back … Continue reading

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Gradings

Excellent set of gradings recently, congratuations to –   Paul Smith, 1st Kyu Brown Lucy Alldritt, 1st Kyu Brown. Les Turner from BJC to BJA, 1st Kyu Brown. Luke Hinds, 5 Kyu Yellow. Charlie Knight from, 4 Kyu Orange.

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November wrap up…

WJC was happy to welcome back Roy Inman yet again as he ran an excellent session for us on the 28th of November. This year’s Club dinner and awards evening was attended by over a hundred guests including Roy Inman, … Continue reading

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Windsor Judo Club Hoodies/T-shirts/ect

If you are interested in purchasing a Windsor Judo Club Hoodie, T-shirt, or Polo-neck, please let us know. A parent of one of our junior members has very kindly agreed to co-ordinate a group purchase. We’ll know a bit more … Continue reading

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