This weekend Education Seminar in Wavre in Belgium is held. Thirty participants from thirteen different countries gathered in Belgium to present presentations in theory but also on the tatami.
The morning session gave everyone fresh energy as it started on the tatami with a judo session. The topic was an approach of the Kata for teenagers and adults based on a pedagogy which contributes to improve the memory. It was a practise with fun for everyone to enjoy the practice of kata, not just for the experienced judoka.
In the afternoon the research commission made a presentation of the interest of the research for the teacher, for the coach and all people in charge of education in the federation .
During the last four years we collected 63 posters, representing participating 15 countries in the poster exhibition. Everybody agrees now to say it is very important to make the link between Education and research in judo. The commission has made different and interesting proposals to promote the research of judo in Europe.
Forthcoming topics are:
– Judo session with parents ( grandparents) and children in a goal of education. The goal of the presentation is how to use judo as a tool of education but also to propose and activity commune between parents and children.
– Judo for everyone to improve the physical condition ( health) and also to improve the judo technics ( approach to preserve flexibility, mobility)
– Judo for Young children from 3-5 years old
– How to develop the club with children in a city, region, countries and school. An example will be Spain.
Watch all photos in our website of the Seminar in Wavre.
Check out the special Education page with the latest video about Judo for Families in Russia.