2019 Commonwealth Judo Championships – Day 5 Cadet results

The Commonwealth Judo Championships are being held in Walsall over 25-29 September 2019.

Day 5 was the Cadet competition.

There were two medals for the club in the Cadet competition:

    • Katelyn Cox – Cadet U63kg – Silver
    • David Sommerville – Cadet U73kg – Silver

Other Scottish results were:

  • Keira Pybus – Cadet U48kg -5th
  • Anna Purves – Cadet U70kg – Silver
  • Daisy Gilroy – Cadet U70kg – 5th
  • Andrew Lappin – Cadet U55kg – 5th
  • Daniel Given – Cadet U55kg -5th
  • Billy Rodman – Cadet U66kg – 5th
  • Ben Fox Kennedy – Cadet U73kg – 5th
  • Gregor Miller – Cadet U90kg – Bronze
  • Callum Wyper – Cadet U90kg – 5th

Great results from Katelyn, David  and the Scottish Team  – Well done!

 

2019 Commonwealth Judo Championships – Day 4 Pre-Cadet Results

The Commonwealth Judo Championships are being held in Walsall over 25-29 September 2019.

Day 4 was the Pre-Cadet competition.

There were several results for the club in the Pre-Cadet competition:

  • Jessie Edwards – Pre-Cadet U44kg – Bronze
  • Chris Howe – Pre-Cadet U60kg – Silver
  • Fraser Clark – Pre-Cadet U66kg – Bronze

Other Scottish results were:

  • Kirsty Lawson – Pre-Cadet U40kg – Bronze
  • Luke Thomson – Pre-Cadet U42kg – Bronze
  • Lesley Corbett – Pre-Cadet U44kg – 5th
  • Finlay Strang – Pre-Cadet U46kg – Gold
  • Sophie Mapplebeck – Pre-Cadet U48kg – 5th
  • Sophie McMillan – Pre-Cadet U48kg – 5th
  • Ross McWatt – Pre-Cadet U50kg – Bronze
  • Sophie Wood -Pre-Cadet U57kg – Silver
  • Sunny Doig – Pre-Cadet U57kg – Bronze
  • Esther McGregor – Pre-Cadet U57kg – 5th
  • Eden Hefferman – Pre-Cadet U66kg – Silver
  • Miai McCran – Pre-Cadet U70kg – Bronze
  • Saul McRitchie – Pre-Cadet U73kg – Silver
  • Alexander Hutchinson – Pre-Cadet O73kg – 5th

If you cannot be in Walsall, you can follow the action from the BJA web site.

Great results from Chris, Fraser, Jessie and the Scottish Team  – Well done!

 

Results round-up – Hibari Kan and Highland Budokan Grand Prix

I’ve been a bit remiss in recording some recent excellent results for the club; so, whilst we wait for the Commonwealth Judo Championship Day 4 action to complete, I though I’d catch-up.

The Hibari Kan Junior Open 2019 was held at Larkhall Leisure Centre on 14/09/2019.

The club results were:

  • Glen Ferrier – AA-band U27kg – Gold
  • Alex McWatt – A-band U34kg – Bronze
  • Jennifer Hill – A-band U63kg – Gold
  • Andrew McWatt – B-band – U38kg – Gold

Excellent results for a small number entered. Well done!

The 2019 Highland Budokan Grand Prix was held at Inverness Leisure Centre on 21/09/2019.

The club results were:

  • Glen Ferrier – AA-band U27kg – Gold
  • Aaron Clark B-band U55kg – Bronze
  • Chris Howe B-band U60kg – Gold
  • Fraser Clark B-band O66kg – Gold
  • Rebecca Lamb C-band U48kg –Bronze
  • Joseph Peden C-band U60kg – Bronze
  • Rebecca Bradley C-band U63kg – Bronze
  • Matthew Sweeney C-band U66kg – Bronze
  • Rebecca Lamb  – Senior U48kg –Silver
  • Joseph Peden – Senior U60kg –Gold
  • Matthew Sweeney – Senior U66kg –Gold

Another excellent set of results – Well done!

2019 Commonwealth Judo Championships – Day 3 Veterans Results

The Commonwealth Judo Championships are being held in Walsall over 25-29 September 2019.

Day 3 was the Veterans competition.

There was only one entry from the club in the Veterans competition:

Jaqui O’Donnell Taylor F3 U70kg – Silver

Other Scottish results were:

  • Benjamin Ford – M1 U60kg – Silver
  • Ross Milne – M1 U100kg – Bronze
  • Jamie Conroy – M1 O100kg – Bronze
  • Katrina Geary – F2 U70kg – Silver
  • David Strachan – M2 U100kg – Bronze
  • Derek McFarran – M3 U60kg – Bronze
  • Mark Taylor – M3 U66kg – Silver
  • Jason Moore – M3 U90kg – Bronze
  • Mark Gamrot – M4 U81kg – 5th
  • Paul McLarty – M4 U90kg – 5th
  • John William MacDonald – M4 U100kg – Gold
  • Mark McCraw – M5 U73kg – Silver
  • Sean Evans – M5 U73kg – Bronze
  • Robert Longmuir – M6 U73kg – Silver
  • John Thacker – M6 U81kg – Bronze
  • len Spiers – M6 U90kg – Bronze
  • Martin Howie – M6 U90kg – 5th
  • Alexander Kirk – M7 U73kg – Bronze
  • James McKelvie – M7 O100kg – Silver
  • Hugh Ferns – M7 O100kg – Bronze
  • James Birnie – M8 U81kg – Gold

If you cannot be in Walsall, you can follow the action from the BJA web site.

Great results from Jaqui and the Scottish Team  – Well done!

 

Commonwealth Judo Championships – Day 1 & 2 results

The Commonwealth Judo Championships are being held in Walsall over 25-29 September 2019.

There was only one result for Scotland on Day 1 in the VI competition:

Kirsten Taylor F2+78kg – Gold

Day 2 brought quite a few medals for Scotland and the club:

  • Katelyn Cox – Junior U63kg – Silver
  • Connor Wilson – Junior U66kg – Bronze
  • Benedict MacLennan-Patton – Junior U81kg – Bronze
  • Jamie Black – Senior U81kg – 5th

Other Scottish results were:

  • Kirsty Marsh – Junior U57kg – Bronze
  • Nikki Francis – Junior U70kg – Bronze
  • Oliver Short – Junior U66kg – Bronze
  • David Scobie – Junior U66kg – 5th
  • Lyle Donald – Junior U73kg – Bronze
  • Chris Kumesu-Egri – Junior U81kg – Gold
  • Jason Davis – Junior U90kg – Silver
  • Andrew McWatt – Junior O100kg – Silver
  • Hazel Taylor – Senior U70kg – Bronze
  • Rachel Tytler – Senior U78kg – Gold
  • Kate Saunders – Senior O78kg – Bronze
  • Dylan Munro – Senior U66kg – 5th
  • Aiden Moffat – Senior U73kg – Gold
  • Cailin Calder – Senior U100kg – Gold
  • Jamie Williams – Senior O100kg – 5th

If you cannot be in Walsall, you can follow the action from the BJA web site.

Great results from the Scottish Team and its Clyde Judo members – Well done!

Three judoka standing with their coach
Clyde Judo Juniors on the Scotland Team – L-R Katlyn Cox, Coach Susie Wright, Connor Wilson and Benedict MacLennan-Patton

 

Changes to session times over the Summer holiday period

There will be some changes to session times over the Summer holiday period.

There will be no more Tuesday evening training sessions until Tuesday 6th August 2019.

Training at Bishopton will move to Thursday evenings 1900-2100hrs from now until Thursday 25th July 2019 (inclusive).

There will be no training sessions during the following week whilst the trip to Belgium is in progress and the training will resume at Parkmains on Tuesday 6th August 2019.

Training at Bishopton will resume on Fridays on 9th August 2019 1800-2000hrs.

  • Parkmains Tuesday 9th July 2019 – No training
  • Bishopton Thursday 11th July 2019 – Training 1900-2100hrs
  • Bishopton Friday 12th July 2019 – No training
  • Parkmains Tuesday 16 July 2019 – No training
  • Bishopton 18th July 2019 – Training 1900-2100hrs
  • Bishopton 19th July 2019 – No training
  • Parkmains 23rd July 2019 – No training
  • Bishopton 25th July 2019 – Training 1900-2100hrs – Last session on a Thursday
  • Bishopton 26th July 2019 – No training
  • Bishopton 1st August 2019 – No training
  • Bishopton 2nd August 2019 – No training
  • Parkmains 6th August 2019 – Normal training resumes – 1900-2100hrs
  • Bishopton 9th August 2019 – Normal training resumes – 1800-2000hrs

 

2019 Granite City Grand Prix – results

The 2019 Granite City Grand Prix was held at Aberdeen Sports Village on 22/06/2019.

The club’s results were:

  • Rachael Lamb B-band U52kg – Bronze
  • Christopher Howe -B-band U55kg – Gold
  • Fraser Clark – B-band U66kg – Gold
  • Rebecca Lamb – C-band U48kg – Gold
  • Daniel Peden – C-band U55kg – Bronze
  • Andrew Ross – C-band U60kg – 5th
  • Rebecca Bradley C-band U63kg – Silver
  • Benedict MacLennan-Patton – Senior U81kg – Gold

Excellent results – Well done everyone!

The competition also saw Benedict MacLennan-Patton pass his refereeing mat assessment and he has now qualified as a Club Level referee.  Well done Benedict!

Katelyn and Fraser selected for the 2019 British National Team Championships

Congratulations to Katelyn Cox and Fraser Clark who have been selected for the Scotland team attending the 2019 British National Team Championships.

Fraser has been selected in the Pre-Cadet team as the O60kg entry.

Katelyn has been selected in the Cadet team as the U63kg entry.

Good luck on the day!

The championships are being held locally at Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility on Saturday 06/07/2019 and will be well worth a visit – Team events are tremendously exciting and there’s no harm in having a loud local crowd to cheer the Scotland team on!

Training at Bishopton 21/06/2019 – Cancelled

Due to a unforeseen circumstances, the Friday evening session at Bishopton Community Centre on 21/06/2019 is cancelled.

Sessions will resume on Monday 24/06/2019 at Palace of Art and Tuesday 25/06/2019 at Park Mains. The next session at Bishopton will be on Friday 28/06/2019.