The Gathering 2018

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The Gathering 2018

Posted: 06/12/2017

*Residential spaces are fully booked however a few places are remaining for non-residential*

We are pleased to announce that JudoScotland will be hosting EJU expert Mr Go Tsunoda for The Gathering 2018. We hope you can join us for the 7th Gathering from JudoScotland.

Go Tsunoda Sensei is a European-based Japanese expert who has been technical lead on many national programmes, including our own GB programme. Tsunoda Sensei is one of the newest experts representing the European Judo Union ‘Improve your Club’ programme which is aimed at coaches improving the technical excellence of 8-12 year olds. Tsunoda Senseis’ system of teaching Judo has a clear path from class lessons to success on the tatami. This explosive judoka conveys his expertise in a way that is appealing to all, so book now to avoid missing out on the unique Gathering experience. The weekend will also see additional sessions with our special guest Hiroshi Katanishi.

First Ever Friday Night Session

On Friday night for the first time, JudoScotland will also be hosting a unique coaching session with EJU Technical expert Hiroshi Katanishi. Those that attended last years ‘The Gathering’ will know how insightful and enjoyable Katanishi’s session can be. This year he will be exploring the best approach to coaching young people, a truly motivating session for both coaches and their junior players.

Date:  29th & 30th September

Venue: sportscotland National Centre Inverclyde, Burnside Road, KA30 8RW


£100 full residential weekend

£75 non-residential weekend


To secure your place at The Gathering 2018 contact or book through the Member Zone at

Photo Courtesy of Richard Goulding