2019 has seen many positive changes with Leigh judo club continuing to grow. With plans in place for a special, prosperous 2020. We took the opportunity to celebrate the growth and achievements throughout 2019 together. With over 30 beginners and junior members and over 20 seniors able to attend (remarkable as the senior meal night […]

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Leigh Judo Club is currently celebrating a recent nomination for the British Judo Association’s Community Club of the Year award. The event takes place in November, and this prestigious nomination from the sport’s official governing body is welcome recognition for a club with the local community at its heart. Facing stiff competition from Bishopstorford JC […]

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On Sunday 22nd September, junior member Annaya Harris traveled up to the north-east to compete in the regional North British schools qualifying competition. A regional event that provides a platform and priority access to the largest national completion in the country; British National schools event in April 2020. After traveling up the day before and […]

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Leigh Judo club’s early years have laid the core foundations of an exciting and rewarding Olympic sport by teaching basic principles and judo technique based around key fundamentals and core values.  However, with the Leigh Judo committee and volunteers hunger to continue the clubs success and development, a decision was made to help our members […]

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2018 has been another great year that has seen much success with the club continuing to grow year on year. With investment in new equipment and technology including uchi komi bands, crash mats and a new website amongst other things. We have been able to vary training methods for specific drills and techniques and provide […]

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The Leigh Judo Club Sports Awards are the most prestigious event in our calendar and celebrate the achievements of our talented members throughout the year. This year the awards took place on the Sunday 9th December following our Junior Christmas party and Senior club meal the night before. The club has grown considerably throughout 2018 […]

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