2018 Pan-Pacific Masters

2018 Pan-Pacific Masters Stephen Leadbeater

The PanPac Masters Judo Tournament was held 10-11th November 2018 on the Gold Coast, Queensland. This competition runs every two years, and is dedicated to players over the age of 30. Weight categories are also divided by 5 year brackets for age. Check out their website. Stephen Leadbeater represented our club and by competing achieved a Silver Medal in the Weight for … Read More

2018 August Shinsei Junior Tournament – battle of the brothers

Jordan Vs Nate

  Only Jordan and Nate Min from the junior members of the Sydney Uni Judo Club went in the Shinsei Junior tournament on the 12th August 2019, competing in the mons novice division. Their parents have been taking them to every single competition. Future plans, Coach Gaby conceded coming away from this tournament, included grading them so they can fight … Read More

2018 December Summer Hunter Championships

2018 Summer Hunter Championships all compeditors

The Hunter tournaments feature a teams event, a Demonstration Cup for those who can do Kata or other demonstrations, and separate intermediate (Orange-Green) and Advanced (Blue-Brown) as well as Open divisions where numbers permit. Junior Judo Coach Yuki Uemura assisted in refereeing the competition running on December 2nd 2018. All Sydney University Judo Club members came back with one or … Read More

Junior Judo children can attend adult classes

Sydney University Judo Club

Junior Judo children can attend adult classes – if they have paid their term fees. A large number of the older kids and some of the highly energetic younger kids have been needing more training time. This problem has been solved – the Junior Judo term fees now provide unrestricted access to all junior and adult classes.* If your child’s coach suggests that … Read More

Annual Awards and Club dinner 2018

SUJC at its 60th anniversary

Thank you to all the club members that attended our annual dinner at the Whirly Bird in November. I hope you had a fantastic evening celebrating the many achievements of our club members over the past year. The award winners for 2017 are: Gaby Marosz for the Judo Spirit Award, with special mention to runner up Amelia Scott Andrew Roberts … Read More

Junior Grading Term 1 2018

older kids coach demo

Congratulations to the beginners from the Junior classes who were graded on the last day of term 1! Juniors were required to name and perform the entire hold-down transition set as well as Seo-nage, Co-uchi and O-uchi-gari in combination. Gradings were then based on the student’s continued attitude and break-falling and rolling ability. Coaches Yuki and Gaby were very pleased … Read More