For many of us at the Judo club, Tony Buley (1939-2022) was a mainstay of the scene. He would be at all the meetings, at all the events, shouting from the crowds, cheering us on. Tony could be relied on to support, tease, laugh, yell, applaud. He’d even give you a hug if it didn’t… Continue reading Celebrating Tony Buley, an Oxford Judo legend
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Our 2019/2020 Men’s Captain Quincy van den Berg has written the annual Captain’s Report, a great piece on this year’s successful beginner’s course, club training and competitive achievements! Read the report here
Oxford Judo claim seven Commonwealth medals: four gold, two silver, and one bronze The 2019 Commonwealth Judo Championships were held in Walsall Birmingham from 25 – 29 September, 2019. This is the first time England has hosted this event since 2002, when it was part of the Commonwealth Games in Manchester. This year’s event saw… Continue reading Commonwealth Judo Championships success for Oxford Judo
Every year since 1930, Oxford and Cambridge have held an annual competition. In recent years, there have been four teams representing each club during Varsity: Men’s A, Men’s B, Women’s, and City. The latter team consisted of seven men and one woman. However, we’ve seen an increasing number of girls and women on the mat,… Continue reading 2019: The inaugural Women’s City Team
The competitive teams from Brookes and Oxford had good success at the London Unis this year. Alex Hampshire had an epic day, taking home gold in both the juniors and seniors U81s. Ellen Tveteraas won gold in the U63s kyu grades, and Bailey Anderson in the U78s kyu grades. Geoff Smith took silver in the… Continue reading London University Open 2018