Strategy & Governance

Strategy & Governance

Our strategy for 2023-2026 our mission is:

“Building a better society through Judo”

Embracing the core principles and values of Judo to enable Judoka and the communities they serve to realise their full potential

And our vision for 2026 is to be:

“A recognised sport in Wales renowned for empowering individuals and transforming society”

These statements are underpinned by 6 core goals and commitments to:

Broaden exposure and access to Judo for everyone
Foster a united “one Wales Judo” community
Deliver a positive experience for all
Be a leader in governance across sports in Wales
Embed ethics and integrity at the heart of Welsh Judo
Achieve podium success at all levels and abilities

As a values-based sport it is important that we continuously strive to create and protect our Judo culture that truly differentiates us

As a reminder our values reflect those of our founder including:









The various components of our 2023 – 2026 strategic plan that is set out under the headings of:

  • Brilliant Basics
  • One Community
  • Progressive Events
  • Performance Pathway
  • Technical Excellence


Across the various initiatives you will see common themes emerging, including;

  • Collaboration
  • Connectivity
  • Accessibility

These are of particular importance for the next stage of our journey to ensure we unlock our full potential and collectively build a better society through Judo.

It goes without saying that members are at the heart of our strategy and without the support of our clubs, coaches, players and parents we will not be able to achieve our goals.

Our full strategy is available to download here: