School of Judo;
a Community of Learners
Practising the Gentle Art of Judo
in a Friendly and Safe space.
At the School of Judo, you join a community of learners receiving quality Judo coaching from experienced and friendly instructors.
Judo is a Japanese martial art that gives you the opportunity to learn many throwing and submission techniques for self-defence and personal development.
Our coaches come from a diverse range of backgrounds, and between them have more than 30 years of Judo practice.
We run 2 sessions on Sunday at yo:HA Commercial@Tampines:
3pm-5.00pm : Technical Class (For New Beginners, and above)
5.00 pm-6.00pm : Open Mats (Free Practice)
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Come learn beautiful throws with the School of JUDO
Azfar Ali has a wealth of experience in Judo; At the international stage, he managed the Singapore Judo National Team at SEA Games 2017, 2019 and 2021 and played a key role in identifying and developing talent for the national senior and youth teams.
Azfar has experience teaching Judo in a multi-disciplinary setting, having previously taught Judo at BJJ, MMA and Krav Maga gyms.
An active developer of young talents, Azfar teaches Judo at Saint Joseph’s Institution, Catholic Junior College and Assumption English School.
Azfar’s coaching methodology has helped hundreds of beginners and advanced practitioners acquire solid fundamental and technical judo skills for self-defence and sport.
Vincent has been practising Judo for more than 20 years, having started Judo in a sports school in France.
Vincent is a skilled Judo fighter and has been competing and achieving top 3 finishes in local Judo competitions over the many years he has been in Singapore.
As a coach, Vincent brings to students a wealth of technical Judo knowledge and is passionate about sharing the French style of Judo.
Dr Mike Hou
Mike’s Judo journey is unique and serves as an inspiration to adult learners – he started Judo while serving as a Major in the Navy, and progressed fast to earn his black belt within 4 years.
Mike believes in playing intelligent Judo and is a jovial coach whose understanding of Judo is augmented by his expertise in psychology (Mike holds a PhD in Psychology from NUS).
|Class Type||Time||Suitable for||Benefits|
|Technical Class||Sunday, 3.00pm to 5.00pm||Beginners + Existing Judokas||1. Improve core strength and flexibility. Pick up useful Judo skills for self-defence. |
2. Sharpen Judo gameplay. Learn a variety of techniques and tactics for personal enrichment and competition.
|Open Mats||Sunday, 5.00pm to 6.00pm||Existing Judo players, yellow-tip to black belt||Free practice – use the mats to practice drills, kata. Our coaches will be there for you to consult and to guide your Judo practice.|
We are located at yo:HA Commercial@Tampines, Level 3, #03-12 ( 300m away from Tampines West MRT Exit B)
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Judo helps you develop discipline and cultivates the flexibility of body and mind. You learn to move with grace and become a stronger person with every practice. Come down to our dojo and experience the benefits and joy of playing Judo.