Butokokan Judo Club is a family orientated club that teach the art of Judo to students aged 5 upwards to senior students.
Butokokan Judo Club was founded in 2011 and provides activities in Ashington and Newbiggin by the Sea. The Club run two sessions a week, in Ashington, at YMCA Northumberland on North View (NE63 9XQ). The sessions take place on Monday and Friday evenings from 6pm to 7pm. The benefits of Judo are well known through developing physical fitness and self-confidence, controlling emotions and building meaningful relationships with others.
The Club aim to put on as many events as possible, including competitions and courses. They hold regular Masterclasses with well known, successful Judoka notably Team GB's Ashley McKenzie (Two Time Olympian), Frazer Chamberlain (Multi European Medal Winner), Owen Livesey (Commonwealth Champion), Team France's Automn Pavia (Two Time Olympian 2016 and 2012 (Olympic Bronze in 2012). The Club also had a visit from Team USA's Kayla Harrison the two time Olympic Champion!
For more information on the activities at the Butokokan Judo Club please call: 07921 295 612 or visit: www.butokokanjudo.co.uk or find the Club on Facebook.