PAUL HORSEMAN

Paul is a 6th Dan Black belt and club coach. He started judo at the age of 6 and joined the club within the first few weeks of it opening. He is now our Chairman and heavily involved in the running of the club. He still competes occasionally and is three time British Masters champion as well as silver medalist at the 2012 Commonwealth Masters championships.

 

IAN LANE

Ian is 3rd Dan Black belt and club coach. He started judo the very first week the club opened back in 1973 and has been active with the club ever since. He currently holds office as Club Treasurer. Ian has won medals at national level and is a former member of the British Masters squad.

     

IAN ROSE

Ian is 6th Dan Black belt and senior club coach. Ian is one of the country's most decorated VI players winning World and European titles in a glittering career. Ian has competed in five Paralympic Games winning bronze in Atlanta in 1996 and silver in Athens in 2004.
Ian’s judo coaching is complemented by the fact he is a professional motivational speaker.

     

PAUL PUSEY

Paul is 3rd Dan black belt and club coach. He has been a member of the club since childhood and had a successful fighting career as a junior. He has recently returned to the competitive arena and won a silver medal at the 2014 British Masters championships. 

LAURA PLUMRIDGE 

Laura started judo at Micklefield Judo Club aged 12. After a successful junior career she gained her black belt aged just 18. Laura regularly competes on the senior circuit and has recently joined the coaching staff after qualifying as a Level 2 coach.