JUDO Kidsfest Juniors 7-13 years

An introduction lesson of Judo. Judo is an Olympic Sport also a great self defense and discipline. Judoka learn helpful rolling and falling skills, (handy for any sport) and ground grappling (uniform is sturdy jacket and pants) and standup throwing skills. It is a real confidence boost and builds good muscularity and fitness. It is the safest contact sport for children. (USA study) head teacher is Graeme Spinks, LA84 & BA92 Olympian, and 2x Commonwealth medalist, men's middleweight, 7th degree black belt, with 56 years judo expertise, over 40 years coaching.

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Date and time
Venue
Tickets
Tuesday 12 July
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Christchurch Martial Arts Dojo

To try judo please wear long sleeve loose fit clothes, no zips, hard plastic toggles or big buttons, long hair tied back off the collar (like typical in dance class) and finger and toe nails trim and clean thanks, bring a water bottle and expect a challenging workout. Judo has a lot of body building exercise, students become very fit and develop great discipline and focus. (minimum is twice a week for this development) Teacher is Graeme Spinks, 2 x Olympian Judoka, with Commonwealth Games medals, and 7degree black belt.

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Thursday 14 July
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Christchurch Martial Arts Dojo

To try judo please wear long sleeve loose fit clothes, no zips, hard plastic toggles or big buttons, long hair tied back off the collar (like typical in dance class) and finger and toe nails trim and clean thanks, bring a water bottle and expect a challenging workout. Judo has a lot of body building exercise, students become very fit and develop great discipline and focus. (minimum is twice a week for this development) Teacher is Graeme Spinks, 2 x Olympian Judoka, with Commonwealth Games medals, and 7degree black belt. Visitors are welcome to use the next door shingle car park.
Cost is $5 a session, pay on the day, limited numbers, book in advance by email.

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Tuesday 19 July
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Christchurch Martial Arts Dojo

To try judo please wear long sleeve loose fit clothes, no zips, hard plastic toggles or big buttons, long hair tied back off the collar (like typical in dance class) and finger and toe nails trim and clean thanks, bring a water bottle and expect a challenging workout. Judo has a lot of body building exercise, students become very fit and develop great discipline and focus. (minimum is twice a week for this development) Teacher is Graeme Spinks, 2 x Olympian Judoka, with Commonwealth Games medals, and 7degree black belt

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Thursday 21 July
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Christchurch Martial Arts Dojo

To try judo please wear long sleeve loose fit clothes, no zips, hard plastic toggles or big buttons, long hair tied back off the collar (like typical in dance class) and finger and toe nails trim and clean thanks, bring a water bottle and expect a challenging workout. Judo has a lot of body building exercise, students become very fit and develop great discipline and focus. (minimum is twice a week for this development) Teacher is Graeme Spinks, 2 x Olympian Judoka, with Commonwealth Games medals, and 7degree black belt

Weather plan
Sports, Games & Adventure
$10.00
Per child
Free Required
For caregivers
Ages
7-13
Accessibility
Accessible access and seating