Welcome to Tottenham and Highgate Judo Clubs in North London. London Judo
at its best
in a traditional style as laid down by the founders Jigaro Kano and the other past master who taught in the UK .
If you would like to learn Judo in the Tottenham or Highgate areas it would be our
pleasure to have you
What Is Judo
Judo is a Martial Art. It is a system
of unarmed combat and close quater defence that uses the attackers strentgh and weakness to defeat them. All of the techniques
were extracted from Jujitsu by Professor Jigaro Kano around 1870 to form a comprehensive sport which he called Judo, (Gentle
The techiniques used are throws, arm locks, chokes, strangles and hold downs.
is a well known Olympic sport and there are various levels of competitions held from club level through to national level.
Judo is suitable for men, boys, girls and women.
HOW DO I LEARN
You will be taughy by team of qualified ,freindly and understanding instructors. The hall where you will be taught will
have mats laid on the floor to absorb the impact of throws and avoid injury.
Safety is paramount in Judo, so the
first thing a person learns is how to fall safely, (breakfalls). Once this is learned the student moves onto to learning throws.
ABOUT OUR CLUB
We aim to provide
a high standard of tution in Judo and preserves the traditional values of etiquette and philisophy associated with the Martial
Arts, whist ensuring that the students have fun.
All of this is provided
in a safe , freindly and welcoming atmosphere.
We currently hold training sessions in 2 different locations, Highgate
and Tottenham. At all sessions step by step instruction is provided.
Our Clubs are affiliated to the British
Beginners Judo Courses
We run regular beginner induction classes for Women and Men. We expecially promoting Judo for Women Beginners.