News from Renfrewshire's premier Judo club

Month: July 2016

Clyde Judoka selected for the Scottish 2016 Schools Games team

Several Clyde judoka have been selected for the Scottish 2016 Schools Games team:

  • Rebecca Lamb – U44kg
  • Ezri Bradley – U48kg
  • Laura Hewitt – U52kg
  • Connor Wilson – U55kg
  • Melissa McGill – U57kg
  • Louis Saez – U81kg

Well done! Good luck on the day!

Summer holiday break from training sessions

There will be no training session at Park Mains on Tuesdays 26/07/2016 & 02/08/2016.

There will be no training session at Bishopton on Fridays 29/07/2016 & 05/08/2016.

For the adults and older young adults who attend the sessions at Palace of Art, there is no change to the session times. They will continue as normal.


Unofficial 2016 Clyde Grand Prix – Clyde results

These are unofficial results (so they could be incorrect!) – the official results have not yet been published by Judo Scotland.


  • Andrew McWatt – AA-band U27kg – Bronze


  • Douglas Boyd – A-band U30kg – Bronze
  • Fraser Clark – A-band U42kg – Gold
  • Rachael Lamb – A-band U36kg – Silver


  • Katelyn Cox – Pre-Cadet U52kg – Gold
  • Rebecca Lamb – Pre-Cadet U44kg – Gold
  • Daniel Peden – Pre-Cadet U38kg – Bronze
  • Joseph Peden – Pre-Cadet U38kg – Silver
  • Alex Quinn – Pre-Cadet U50kg – Gold
  • David Sommerville – Pre-Cadet U55kg – Silver
  • Kyle Watt – Pre-Cadet U42kg – Bronze


  • Mosa Al-Bedri – Cadet U60kg – Bronze
  • Ezri Bradley – Cadet U48kg – Silver
  • Christopher Love – Cadet U60kg – Gold
  • Rebecca Lamb – Cadet U44kg – Silver
  • Benedict MacLennan-Patton – Cadet U81kg – Silver
  • Melissa McGill – Cadet U57kg – Silver
  • Connor Wilson – Cadet U55kg – Gold


  • Andrew Cox – Senior 2nd Kyu and below U81kg – Bronze
  • Benedict MacLennan-Patton – Senior 1st Kyu and above U81kg – Gold
  • Aidan McArdle – Senior Combined 1st Kyu and above/2nd Kyu and below & Combined U100/O100kg – Silver
  • Paul McWatt – Senior 2nd Kyu and below U73kg – Silver
  • Connor Wilson – Senior 1st Kyu and above U60kg – Gold

Great results from everyone!

We also had another great result with Connor Wilson earning the remaining points that he needed for his Dan grade.

This is the throw that took him over the magic 100 points mark:

An image of a judoka throwing another judoka

Connor Wilson winning his 1st Dan

As ever, click on the image to see a higher resolution copy in another browser tab.

Cadet European Judo Championships – news

The Cadet European Judo Championships – Individual & Team Vantaa, Finland are running over the weekend and our own Rachel Towle is there with the British team.

Rachel won her first match but lost her second match. To win even one match at this level is quite something.

You can follow the results from the here.

You can watch the the day 1 and day 2 action from the EJU youtube channel

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