Judo Nova Scotia Provincials Hosted by Kanokai - November 28th

The Judo NS Provincials will take place on Saturday, November 28th in the New Glasgow area. Kanokai Judo Club will be hosting the event in partnership with Judo Nova Scotia. 

Venue and Technical Info will be released in the coming weeks.

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Dragon Boat Fundraising Update

Fundraising: We are asking each club to raise $500 or more towards this event. Any club that is successful in reaching that target or higher will have 50% of their fund raising efforts applied to the next use of the tournament kit. This means if you reach $1500.00 your next tournament kit will be free!!! We hope this incentive will encourage clubs to consider hosting a tournament for the upcoming year, and Gordon would be happy to discuss this possibility with any interested clubs.

With a little hard work and support from all of our clubs across the province let’s make this year’s fund raiser an extra big success to allow us to continue investing in our up and coming champions and building on the success of the Canada Games.

Dragonboat is more than just a fundraiser; it is also a time to enjoy a fun-filled day with the judo community! We encourage everyone to stop by Lake Banook on July 11th and enjoy some bbq (and refreshment) courtesy of Judo Nova Scotia

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Dragon Boat is Back! - Saturday, July 11th, 2015

Please see the message below from Dragon Boat team captain Charlene Oliver:


Hello everyone. It is DRAGON BOAT time again!!!! We have a challenge this year, the club with the highest dollar amount in pledges will have their CLUB NAME and LOGO featured on our judo mat for the entire year. In addition, the top individual with the highest dollar amount of pledges will also be featured on our judo mats for the year.

We will also be putting a photo and the winner’s name as sponsors on our website. Please participate in this fund raiser lets come together as a team as an organization. Set the goal for each of your athletes, Challenge them to raise $50.00-$100.00 each, I am counting on the club coaches to talk this up to your club.

Promote the event invite students and parents to pitch a tent join the celebrations , All ages are welcome we need YOU! If you are interested in rowing please contact me.



Contact Charlene by email or phone (902 414-2286)

Here is some more information about the event:

1) Come out and show your support: While this is a major fundraiser, it is also meant to be a fun family event. As per previous years we will be holding our bbq site on the hill overlooking the race and there are plenty of activities for the kids. So most come out, enjoy a beautiful day by the lake and cheer our team on

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Dojo Assistant Course

Dojo Assistant Course: June 19-21

The deadline to register for the upcoming Dojo Assistant course has been extended to June 5th. Please note that full payment must be received by the 5th.

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Competition Development Coaching Clinic in BC

For those looking for their Competition Development certification and are willing to travel, please see the opportunity below.

Competition Development coaching course will be delivered by Judo Canada on Aug 21 – 23, 2015 in Burnaby, BC.

The course will be delivered in English and is limited to 20 candidates and the registration is on first come first served basis.  Candidates must register on line via: https://register.beanstream.com/scripts/registration.asp?form=2282

The registration of candidates ends on July 24th, 2015.

The course will be delivered in English. Preparation materials for the course will be distributed to the registered candidates via Email two weeks prior to the course.

 Note: Candidates must meet the eligibility standards as defined in the “Prerequisites and Training” Paragraph at: http://www.judocanada.org/system/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/OVERVIEW-TRAINING-EVALUATION-CompDev_EN1_1page.pdf

The event will take place at the Fortius Sport and Health Centre, 3713 Kensington Ave, Burnaby, BC   V5B 0A7.  This state of the art athlete development centre venue was arranged by Judo BC office and  includes a gym (temporary dojo), classrooms, high performance fitness centre, lodge for accommodation plus a Starbucks & lunch café. Catering is available for dinner or there are lots of restaurants within easy driving distance.

The Lodge accommodations at Fortius ($90/night plus taxes – first come first served basis) must be booked via the following link:


In case you have any further questions please contact: Andrezej Sadej Andrzej@judocanad


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