New Judo Tots Classes

EGH Judo is pleased to announce that we are adding an exciting new Judo Tots class at the dojo. Classes will concentrate on developing physical literacy for children from 3 to 5 years through the medium of Judo. Developing balance and coordination combined with the FUNdemental Judo movement patterns and judo falling techniques, in a fun and safe way. It …

EGH Judo Welcomes Medieval Combat Wales

Geat news EGH Judo is pleased to announce that medievalcombatwales.co.uk/ is coming to the dojo. Medieval Combat is a new and exciting combat sport utilising blunted steel weapons and historical armour in group fights and individual duels. Perhaps the closest you are likely to get in Wales to the ancient samurai battles!! Classes start at the dojo February 5th at …

Martial Arts and Their Effect on a Child’s Confidence

Many parents are enrolling their kids in martial arts and Judo classes from an early age. It starts out as teaching them about physical health and the importance of staying fit and perhaps instilling in them some discipline, but there’s much more to martial arts than being able to break a stack of bricks or beating someone up! Various studies …

JKS Karate teams with EGH Judo

Some great news, JKS Karate a well established and respected Karate Club in Brecon, will now be offering Karate lessons at the EGH Dojo on Wednesday evenings from early November. See https://www.facebook.com/breconkarate/ or contact Derek Stockham on 07527 503353 for more information on JKS Karate classes EGH Judo are delighted to welcome JKS Karate and look forward to working with …

EGH Judo Announce New Ladies Only Judo & Self Defence Class

EGH Judo will be adding a ladies only Judo and self defence class to their already comprehensive timetable of classes at their dojo in Rickards Street Pontypridd. Classes will focus on the FUNdamental movements and Judo techniques including throws, immobilisations, strangles, arm locks along with an insight into judo in for use in a self-defence situation. For more details call …

New Yoga classes at EGH Dojo

EGH Judo is pleased to announce that from the 1st May there will be a regular Tuesday afternoon yoga class at the dojo. Rhondda Yoga have chosen EGH Judo as their new venue in Pontypridd and will be holding a class every Tuesday afternoon (times to be confirmed) and will also be holding regular workshops. The first workshop will be …

EGH Green Belt & Under/Kyu Grade Championships 19 May 2018

EGH Judo are pleased to announce that the annual green belt and under/kyu grade championships will be held on 19 May at Tonyrefail Leisure Centre, Waunrhydd Rd, Tonyrefail, CF39 8EW. Please see the link below for the entry form. EGH Green Belt & Kyu Grade Championships Entry Form

Adolescents engaged in judo practice gain life long health benefits and protection against osteoporosis/fractures

A study by the Institute of BioSciences in Brazil shows practice of Judo during adolescence leads to life long health benefits and protection against osteoporosis/fractures Summary Adolescents engaged in judo practice presented higher values of bone mineral density than the control individuals, while the relationship between quantity of weekly training and bone mineral density was significant among adolescents engaged in …

Ladies Self Defence Classes

EGH Judo are pleased to announce that a new ladies self defence class will start on the 26th of September at 6.30 to 7.30. The class will run for 6 weeks and will cover personal awareness, self defence and the law, the use of weapons for self defence, self defence against edged weapon, the course will also cover a range …