“You must perfect yourself and contribute to society, which is the ultimate purpose of the study of Judo.”

Jigoro Kano

Dr Jigoro Kano, the founder of Kodokan Judo, suggested that the ultimate aim of his art wasto ‘make better citizens.’ Judo Solutions works with schools and pupil referral units (PRUs) as wellas Youth Justice Services and other interested parties to delivery courses of Judo that are aimed atimproving the behaviour of young people.

A twelve week course gives participants the opportunity to reach the standard of yellow belt at Judo,helping develop self-esteem, respect for others and a sense of personal achievement. Standardsrequired ensure that whilst effort is required, the goals set are attainable.

Our methods ensure that not only are physical standards met to reach the aimed for the attainment of an initial Judo grade, but teaching methods ensure that levels of respect are maintained within a traditional martial arts setting. Life enhancing skills such as communications, hygiene, empathy and perseverance are part of the learning process.

Unlike other Judo courses, Judo Solutions course, are geared toward the moral and emotional development of individuals, using the physical skills merely as a vehicle for the learning process.