Judo Club

Edinburgh University Judo Club provides high calibre coaching suitable for all; beginner, casual, or competitive, competing in both team and individual events at intermediate & experienced levels.

Judo is a japanese martial art and Olympic sport which:

• Centers around throwing your opponent to the ground with a combination of strength, dexterity and technique.

• Includes a groundwork element which emphasizes armbars, chokes and pins.

• Gives you the opportunity to engage in genuine physical combat with your opponent.

• Combines strength, cardio and self-defense training for a fantastic all-round workout.

Training times:

Tuesday 20:30 - 22:00
Thursday: 17:30 - 19:00 and 20:30 - 22:00
Saturday: 12:30 - 15:00

Our Tuesday and Thursday late sessions are lead by our head coach, while Saturday and Thursday early sessions are lead by high graded club members. 

Taster Sessions 2018:

Saturday 15th September: 12:30 - 15:00
Tuesday 18th September: 20:30 - 22:00
Thursday 20th September: 20:30 - 22:00
Saturday 22nd September: 12:30 - 15:00
Tuesday 25th September: 20:30 - 22:00
Thursday 27th September: 20:30 - 22:00

All sessions take place in St Leonard's Land Gym 2

Please be aware, to join this club you must have purchased a Full Sport & Exercise Gym Membership, which is available HERE

Find us: 

Our social media profiles and official website can be found by clicking the icons at the top of this page, keep up to date with taster sessions and socials there! Drop us a message if you have any questions, or just to say hi.


CONTACT: If you have any questions with regards to getting involved with the club then e-mail us on judo@ed.ac.uk. 

We don't have anything planned right now but check back soon!

Should an individual require a refund – this can only be done by the club you have joined in cash or cheque (at their own discretion). The Sports Union Membership cannot be refunded, and neither can the transaction fee.



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