The Yorkshire and Humberside area committee is made up volunteers who work to provide for Judo within the Yorkshire and Humberside division of the BJA (British Judo Association). 

If you would be interested in getting involved with any aspect of officialling, or running events in the area please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Is there something you'd like to see more/less of withing the Yorkshire and Humberside area? Let us know!

What we do

  • Organise events within the area
  • Provide small grants to clubs 
  • Provide training for officials in the area (referees, table officials, coaches)
  • Host dan gradings
  • Support players in development towards British squads

Who to talk to

    Title Talk to about
Ben George  

Chairman, Director of Examiners

Anything to do with the area, gradings, website & social media
Helen Moody   Secretary  
Seth Birch   Area Coach Excellence sessions, representing Y&H at events
John Bunyan   Area Treasurer Finances, applications for funding
Elaine Parkinson   Committee member Our most qualified competition technical official. Tournament Director at most of our events. Talk to Elaine about becoming a technical official
John Burkill   Committee member   
Mike Leng   Committee member  
Kim Savage   Welfare Issues about individual welfare, could be at events, clubs or even at home.
Dave Dunsford   Committee member  
Cameron McDowell   Area referee representative Becoming a ref, reffing complaints, coming to Y&H events as a ref


Talk to us!

We'd like to be able to provide what Judo players and coaches in the Yorkshire and Humberside want and need.

Talk to us at events, come to the AGM, reach us through social media or email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)