The first week of the Olympic Games was not only an opportunity for our elite judoka to go for glory in Rio but also a chance for the British Judo community to come together and support the team in Brazil.[…]
Natalie Powell finished seventh in the -78kgs on the final day of action for Britain’s judoka at the Olympic Games in Rio. Powell started the day in fine form against Gabon’s Sarah Myriam Mazouz. By stepping onto the mat, Powell[…]
Sally Conway capped off a fantastic string of performances to win a bronze for Great Britain on Day 5 of the judo at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. The 29 year old Scot stepped onto the mat for her first[…]
Great Britain’s Alice Schlesinger suffered defeat in the last 16 to end a disappointing day for TeamGB on Day 4 of the judo at Rio 2016. Schlesinger, a veteran of the Beijing and London Games where she represented Israel, was competing[…]
Nekoda Davis produced some terrific judo but was unable to get through the last 16 just losing out to Automne Pavia on a single yuko on the third day of judo at Rio 2016 on Monday 8 August. Davis started[…]
It’s the summer school break, the day was hot and sticky but the dedicated LE judoka still made the effort to train at the August squad session, fantastic to see the Juniors and seniors supporting the LE squad!