This week we saw the last training session of the academic year, and what a year it has been! With 15 domestic medals, 1 BUCS medal, running the University of Bristol Judo Competition for the first time, gaining Bronze in the Bristol Accreditation Scheme and gaining Kickstarter status, the first step on the progression to … Continue reading Last Training of the Academic Year
Yesterday UBJC saw the last session with one of our student coaches and former Captain Reece Hustwitt. Reece has been a member of UBJC for 5 years and during his time has served multiple roles on the committee and been a major driving force in developing and improving the club. Reece has also been a … Continue reading Good bye to Reece
On Wednesday 27th January, UBJC were lucky enough to be treated with a session from Tony Sweeney, 9th dan, and former student of Bristol University. It was such a great opportunity to learn and develop our techniques, and we are so honoured to have experienced such a wonderful masterclass, from such an internationally respected judoka. … Continue reading Club President Tony Sweeney 9th Dan, leads UBJC masterclass
This weekend, Katie, Robin, Marcus and Reece went to Cardiff in further pursuit of their black belts... A MASSIVE CONGRATULATIONS to Reece Hustwitt - successful in beating everyone in his line up, and getting his black belt! Another name to be added to our hall of fame - WELL DONE REECE! Unfortunately, Marcus was rushed … Continue reading Victory at Cardiff Grading – Reece Hustwitt achieves black belt!
Marcus Jones - Captain Hi there - my name is Marcus Jones, I am a 1st Kyu (brown belt) in judo, and this year I am delighted to be the Captain of UBJC. Judo is a beautiful and challenging martial art that encourages you to push yourself beyond what you previously thought was possible. UBJC … Continue reading Meet the UBJC Committee
Here are videos of the fights from USIST! Rachel C
Here is the Youtube playlist of the randori sessions had this week that I was able to film- I had some camera problems in the first part of Friday's session, so apologies if your fights from this day are not on there! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_YN5_0Usss&list=PLYXIM1cpqI-Qwgr27rNNwtK_acJjdavno Rachel