Rio Olympics Judo Timetable

If like us you are excited at the prospect of watching some of the greatest judo players (Judoka) on earth at this years Olympics, including Wales’s very own Natalie Powell, here is a complete schedule of the Judo starting on the 6th August. Rio Judo Timetable

New 5 to 8 year old classes

Great news! From the 1st of August EGH will be offering a brand new class especially for 5 to 8 year olds. The class will be tailored specifically for the youngsters, with basic Judo skills and games aimed at developing balance, coordination and Judo movements. Classes start at 5.30 to 6.30 and as their skills and confidence develop they will …

Congratulations

Congratulations to Carter & Valerie who competed in Newport today, Valerie took a hard fought Silver medal. Carter not only took a well deserved Gold medal but also won the player of the day award. Well done both!

New Venue for EGH

Some exciting news, EGH judo are moving! The coaching team have been working extremely hard to prepare the new venue at Rickards Street Pontypridd for the first lesson on Thursday 5th May. Lots of Cleaning and painting going on. We hope everyone will join us at the new venue.

This article is stating the obvious – after school sports boost children’s results. http://bbc.in/22MPB8g Why is Judo not encouraged in more schools? It helps to develop strength, stamina, co-ordination, confidence, the list goes on & on. Now research suggests that sports also help to boost children’s academic performance. “After-school clubs, based on school premises, seem to be an easy vehicle …

Congratulations

Congratulations to all the players who medalled at the Pontardulias Judo tournament Ben Nicholas – Gold Max Masuku – Gold Holly Devall – Gold Louis Burnell – Gold Atlas Nicholas – Silver Ethan Evans – Silver Valerie Masuku – Silver. Very well done to you all.