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NZL Success At OJU World Cup
Wednesday, 16 December 2009 07:26

A team of 22 competed at the first OJU World Cup event held recently in Samoa. 15 of the 22 gained 5th place or better. 16 countries competed, including China, Russia, and Brazil.

Judo On Sky - December/January
Tuesday, 03 November 2009 13:18


JNZ has commissioned a short series of "human interest" style articles highlighting our sport, which will be included in a program entitled "Olympic Show; All In The Games".
We have specifically requested that they portray certain segments of our membership that need promotion - such as female, teenage years, the fact that Judo can be enjoyed by a wide range of ages from the "peewees" to the "Grand Master" age groups, as well as some coverage of sport Judo (including past and present success stories).

JNZ "Fight For Gold" Campaign
Friday, 30 October 2009 11:51

The 2009 Nationals saw the launch of the "Fight For Gold" campaign aimed at securing podium finishes for our athletes at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Past Commonwealth Games Judo medalists were honoured with the unveiling of banners commemorating their success, and another banner challenges our up and coming athletes to work hard to become our next Commonwealth Games medalists in Glasgow.

Howick Invitation Tournament
Thursday, 22 October 2009 07:20

The Howick Invitation Tournament will be held on 8 November in Auckland.
Click on "Read More..." for event information. 

Murray Boase Honoured by Sports Manawatu
Tuesday, 20 October 2009 15:58

Murray Boase was recognised at the inaugural Grassroots Sports Awards held by Sport Manawatu on Friday evening (October 9) at the Palmerston North Convention Centre. The awards encompassed the Sports Clubs of the Year Awards and the Volunteer Coach of the Year Awards and it is the first time that these awards functions have been combined.

JNZ Honours
Monday, 12 October 2009 10:47

The 2009 Judo New Zealand Congress unanimously approved the following awards for outstanding service to our sport over a long period of time.

JNZ Life Memberships were awarded to Ivan Willis (Auckland) & Patrick Toner (Wellington).

Elizabeth Crosbie (Canterbury) and Brent Cooper (Auckland) were made Honorary Officers of JNZ.

JNZ High Performance Director Appointed
Monday, 12 October 2009 10:20

The JNZ Board is pleased to announce that Johan Boshoff has been appointed to the role of High Performance Director for Judo New Zealand.
This is an important new role for our organization which has the primary goal of having our judoka winning medals at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014.

Scholarship Opportinity
Tuesday, 22 September 2009 12:15

The University Judo Club are offering a scholarship for training in Japan.
Please address ALL enquiries and applications to;
Rick Littlewood
University Judo Club
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Welcome to the re-designed website
Wednesday, 16 September 2009 18:56

The transfer of the frontend of the website to our new server has now been completed. The new system will allow more information to be published more easily and with better graphics capabilities than before. We hope that you will enjoy the new site and find it easy to navigate and locate the information you are interested in. For our members, to log in to the membership database please click on the gray [members] link at the very top of the page. Please send any feedback to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Thank you!

Tokoroa Judo Club Fun Day
Tuesday, 15 September 2009 15:18

The Tokoroa Judo Club will hold a Fun Day on Saturday November 7, 2009 for grades from 6kyu to 4kyu. The event will be held at the Amisfield School Hall in Tokoroa. For more details and entry forms please download the attached documents.

2009 National Team Selections II
Monday, 07 September 2009 11:54


2009 National Championships Entry Information
Saturday, 29 August 2009 00:00
The 2009 National Championships will be held from October 24 to 26 in Palmerston North. Please click the following link for event information.
Judoka to Represent NZ at 2010 Youth Olympic Games Camp
Tuesday, 25 August 2009 00:00
The New Zealand Olympic Committee have just announced the winners of a nationwide campaign to select two young people to attend the 2010 Youth Olympic Games Friendship Camp. Each National Sports organisation was allowed one male and one female applicant. The announcement included the following statement;
NZL Success at Pac Rim Championships in Taiwan
Thursday, 20 August 2009 00:00

A small NZL team competed at last weekend’s 16th Senior and 2nd Junior Pacific Rim Championships held in Taipei, Taiwan.

Lance Wicks Graduates with Judo Degree
Monday, 10 August 2009 11:23
New Zealand judoka Lance Wicks recently graduated with an Honours Degree in Sports Performance from the University of Bath in the UK. The conclusion of the five year study course also saw him obtain a European Judo Union Elite Performance Coach Award - Level 5.
Chris Purcell
Tuesday, 04 August 2009 11:18

purcellcIt is with deep sadness that JNZ announces the peaceful passing of Chris Purcell on Sunday 2 August after a brief illness.

Chris was the Vice-Chairman of the JNZ Board of Directors and the JNZ Sports Director. He has contributed greatly to JNZ, Wellington Area, and Wainuiomata YMCA Judo Club over a long period, and both he and his tireless contribution will be greatly missed.

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