Rodd is our Head coach. He's been active in Judo for almost 50 years. He's coached at and ran several clubs over the years, all very successful and has been lucky enough to produce many champions. He is fully qualified coach, with Basic first aid, safeguarding and coaching children qualifications.
Karen, helps run the club along side Rodd and their son Ben. She is a former BJA and BJC National Champion as well as a very successful International Judoka. She has been involved in judo for almost 40 years. Fully qualified coach, Paediatric Basic first aid trained with many years teaching judo to children and adults.
Ben is 18, and is an active Judoka within the BJA and BJC, with many rewards to his name, both National and International. He is a BJC level 1 coach and a CrossFit trainer level 1, which he loves' and helps him and others with their Judo career, strength and fitness. He is fantastic with children and Adults alike, and helps coach to a high standard.
Jon has recently joined our team of coaching staff, after successfully completing his level 1 fundamental Principles of judo course, along side a first aid and safeguarding qualification. Jon is fantastic with the children and helps each adult he trains with feel valued. A great asset to the club.