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Winter Session

Posted on January 7, 2018 at 6:20 PM

Hope everyone had a great holiday and is ready to get back to Judo.

Reminder that Monday Jan 8th will be out first day back to class and registration for the winter session!

Hope to see everyone out on the mats tomorrow!

Kevin Kennedy Memorial Shiai 2017

Posted on December 6, 2017 at 11:05 PM

Congratulations to everyone who participated in this years Kevin Kennedy Memorial Shiai held on November 25, 2017. Our competitors who brought home medals include; Wyatt (gold) Dylan (silver), Carolyn (silver), Ameer (gold), Avi (silver), Jeffrey (Silver), Chiara (gold), Elise (silver), Sophie (silver) and Sensei Todd (gold x2).

A big thank you also goes out to all of our volunteers who where able to come out, we appreciate your time and efforts to make this event a huge success.

Registration for Upcoming Season

Posted on August 28, 2017 at 10:25 PM

Hope everyone had a great summer! 

Reminder that registration will be on September 6th at the Dojo.

Hope to see everyone there! 

May newsletter

Posted on May 1, 2017 at 5:00 PM

Please check out the May newsletter.

Class cancelled tonight

Posted on April 26, 2017 at 11:55 AM

Due to dangerous driving conditions, class is cancelled tonight. See you on Monday!

Tournament results

Posted on April 23, 2017 at 3:30 PM

Congratulations to everyone who participated at the Lake of the Woods Judo Championship! All of our competitors brought home medals, namely Dylan (gold), Carolyn (silver), Nicholas (bronze), Avi (gold), Elise (gold), Michael (silver), and sensei Todd (gold & bronze).

Also, special congratulations go to the following for having been promoted in their referee rankings: sensei Pat (Provincial A), sensei Eric (Provincial A), sensei Brian (Provincial B), Tyler (Provincial C), and Elizabeth (Provincial C).

Class cancelled tomorrow

Posted on April 16, 2017 at 2:40 PM

Happy Easter everyone! Just a reminder that classes tomorrow are cancelled. Enjoy the rest of your weekend!

Official technique changes

Posted on April 12, 2017 at 8:30 PM

At our dojo, we teach judo techniques according to the ways of the Kodokan Judo Institute. Last week, they've made some small changes to the list of the official techniques. Make sure to check out the details here!

Lake Of The Woods Judo Championships

Posted on April 9, 2017 at 11:40 AM

The Lake Of The Woods Judo Championships at Kenora is fast approaching! The tournament day is on Saturday, April 22nd at the Beaver Brae Secondary School (1400 9th Street North). The weigh-in schedule is shown below.

Friday 21st. Everyone: 7:00-8:30 PM

Saturday 22nd. U10, U12 & U14: 8:00-9:00 AM // U16 & U18: 8:00-9:30 AM // U21 & Senior (16+): 8:00-11:30AM

A reminder that because of all the fund raising that we've done this year, the dojo pays the tournament's registration fee for everyone from our club! Please let one of the senseis know if you're interested in competing, as they can help arrange transportation and lodging.

Award to Sensei Eric

Posted on March 26, 2017 at 6:50 PM

Congratulations Sensei Eric for receiving the Annual Citizens of Exceptional Achievement Award by the City of Thunder Bay! You truly deserve it for all the time you've committed to teaching judo and contributing to the judo community in this city and across Northwestern Ontario.

Previous recipients of this award from our dojo include Senseis Sven, Pat, and Kevin. Again, congratulations!