Kookateki at the Commonwealth Sports Festival 2016

Kookateki at the Commonwealth Sports Festival

The Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games Council rolled out their sports festival in Belfast on 9th June 2016. The festival took place at the newly opened Girdwood Community Hub. The idea was to give children across the province the opportunity to try out different sports from the Commonwealth Games. Olympic Gold Medallist ... More

Abbey Open Judo Championships 2016

Well done to all the participants who represented the club at the Abbey Judo Championships last Sunday 29 May 2016.  Also, a massive thank you to the family and friends who came along to support our players! More

Kookateki Success at the Abbey Open 2015

Congratulations to all the Kookateki medal winners at the Abbey Open, 31st May!  There was an impressive turnout with the club winning 5 gold, 6 silver and 13 bronze medals! The event which was held in the Valley Leisure Centre, Newtownabbey was supported by numerous clubs from the Northern Ireland Judo Federation and ... More

Colin Savage

Kookateki and Colin Savage Team up for Judo Masterclass

Coaches and club players from across Northern Ireland were inspired at a recent Masterclass taken by Colin Savage, 6th Dan, ex British Champion and Commonwealth Gold Medalist. Colin who has recently returned to Northern Ireland after coaching at the Budokwai and in France and Qatar, took the British Judo Association ... More

Martin Savage

Judo Kata at Kookateki

Saturday 7 March saw Kookateki and British Kata champion Martin Savage team up for an introduction to Kata session. More