Episode 30 Jake Andrewartha The Great White Buffalo

Speaking this week to Jake Andrewartha, An Australian heavyweight from such an unlikely background who went on to compete in London Olympics 2012 and Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. Jake is a great interview, really open and honest about his Judo career, and i think he's our great white buffalo! Jake also talks about his new career in professional wrestling. Theres a few swears in there, so if you dont like that sort of thing maybe stop listening after 35 minutes.

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Episode 24 Nathon Burns

We're back with Episode 24, with multiple world cup medallist Nathan Burns. Nathan talks about family, his time at Camberley Judo and representing Ireland. Enjoy!

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Episode 22 Simon Goodman

Simon talks about the Brain Tumour Charity event he is running in memory of Jamie MacDonald who sadly passed away last year after his battle with cancer. He also discusses the petition to get judo and the martial arts back on the GCSE syllabus. Please get involved anyway you can!

Details for the event can be found on the justgiving page-


Further details about the petition to get Judo and other martial arts back on the GCSE syllabus can be found at https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/201415

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Episode 16 Because of Judo- Richard Goulding

Interview with Because of Judo creator Richard Goulding. If you haven't got a copy of this incredible book, you really should! Check out the preview video of the book at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Blj6J4GUMhU , or the website http://www.judo-book.com/ . The book is a work of art that captures the passion, pain strife and joy, and was something that i was lucky enough to be a part of.

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