April Tournament Results

Cage Warriors MMA 104 (Cardiff) – 27th April 2019

Pro Lightweight Bout: Mason Jones wins unanimous decision vs Donovan Desmae (Belgium)


White Collar MMA (Cardiff) – 27th April 2019

Amateur Lightweight Bout: Zaneta Dudzinska wins 1st round armbar.


Grappling Industries (Manchester) – 27th April 2019

Female/Adult/120lbs/Purple/Gi – Georgia Doe – 2nd Place

Female/Adult/120lbs/Advanced/NoGi – Georgia Doe -2nd Place

Male/Master/185lbs/Advanced/NoGi – Jamie Tungate – 3rd Place

Newport Judo Interclub – 27th April 2019

U12 Boys - Kayden Griffiths – 2nd Place

NAGA Grappling (Birmingham) – 13th April 2019

Male/Master/Expert/Middleweight/NoGi – Craig Ewers – 1st Place

Male/Adult/Beginner/Lightweight/NoGi – Ryan Collins – 2nd Place

Male/Children/Expert/NoGi – Lucas Biggs – 2nd Place

Male/Adult/Beginner/Absolute/Gi – Ryan Collins – 3rd Place

Male/Adult/Beginner/Lightweight/Gi – Ryan Collins – 3rd Place

Male/Children/Expert/Gi - Lucas Biggs – 3rd Place


EGH Judo Open (Pontypridd) – 13th April 2019

Female/u16/57kg – Cerys Palmer – 1st Place

Female/u16/o70kg – Isabelle Foster 1st Place

Female/u16/63kg – Ruby Foster – 3rd Place


Grappling Industries (Dublin) – 7th April 2019

Male/Adult/Advanced/NoGi/185lbs/NoGi – Josh Hudson  1st Place

Male/Master/Advanced/Absolute/NoGi – Jamie Tungate 1st Place

Male/Adult/Intermediate/170lbs/NoGi – Farhan Khan – 1st Place

Male/Master/Black Belt/170lbs/Gi – Craig Ewers – 2nd Place

Male/Adult/Purple Belt/185lbs/Gi – Josh Hudson – 2nd Place

Male/Master/Advanced/170lbs/NoGi – Craig Ewers – 2nd Place

Male/Master/Advanced/185lbs/NoGi – Jamie Tungate – 2nd Place

Tournament Results (January - March 2019)

GRIP Grappling VI: Welsh Open Gi & NoGi  2/3rd March 2019

Academy Standings:  1st Place Craig Ewers Academy

Amazing performance across the board with a total of 24 Golds, 13 Silver & 9 Bronze to take 1st place on the academy standings!

Bristol Open 2019 – 31st March 2019

Male/Master/White/Middleweight – Ben Miles -1st Place

Male/Master/Blue/Heavyweight – Dave Saif – 2nd Place

Male/Master/Blue/Absolute – Dave Saif – 3rd Place

Female/Adult/Purple/Light Feather – Georgia Doe – 3rd Place

Female/Adult/Purple/Absolute – Georgia Doe – 2nd Place


BJJ All Stars Europeans – 23rd March 2019

Male/Adult/Beginner/Lightweight/NoGi - Ryan Collins – 3rd Place

Samurai Judo Club Open – 23rd March 2019

Ieuan Bevan – 1st Place

Taliesan Bevan – 3rd Place


Newport Open BJJ – Saturday 2nd February 2019

Male/Adult/Purple - Josh Hudson 1st Place

Female/Adult/Blue-Jasmine Jones – 1st Place

Male/Adult/Blue – Ieuan Mackenzie – 3rd Place

Male/Teen/Yellow-Lucas Biggs 1st Place

Female/Adult/White- Zaneta Dudzisnka – 1st Place  

Male/Teens/White – Rhys Bowley 1st Place

Male/Master/White – Ben Miles – 1st Place

Male/Master/White/- Joseph Pearson – 3rd Place

Grappling Industries (London) – 13th January 2019

Female/Adult/Intermediate/135lbs/NoGi – Georgia Doe – 1st Place

Female/Adult/Absolute/NoGi – Georgia Doe – 2nd Place                

Male/Master/Absolute/NoGi – Jamie Tungate – 3rd Place

Tournament Results (October - December 2018)

GRIP Grappling V (Cardiff) - 9th December 2018

Academy Standings: Craig Ewers Academy - 1st Place

Male Adult Advanced 77kg - Joshua Hudson - 1st Place

Male Adult Advanced 88kg - Jamie Tungate - 1st Place

Female Adult Intermediate 55kg - Georgia Doe - 1st Place

Male Adult Beginner 66kg - Ryan Collins - 1st Place

Male Adult Advanced 66kg - James Kedra - 2nd Place

Male Adult Intermediate 77kg - Farhan Khan - 2nd Place

Male Master Intermediate 88kg - Geoff Harp - 2nd Place

Male Adult Beginner 88kg - Chukwuma Iwuajoku - 2nd Place

Female Adult Beginner 60kg - Zaneta Dudzinska - 2nd Place

Boys Beginner 28kg - Osian Meese 2nd Place

Male Adult Intermediate 99kg - Ken Harris - 3rd Place

Female Adult Absolute - Georgia Doe - 3rd Place

Male Master Intermediate 77kg - Gareth Meese - 3rd Place

Male Master Intermediate 88kg - Dave Saif - 3rd Place

Girls Beginner 50kg - Amima Basit - 3rd Place

ADCC UK British Open (Manchester) - 1st December 2018

Men’s Pro 76.9kg - Craig Ewers - 2nd Place

Welsh Championships Judo (Carmarthen) - 24th November 2018

Pre-Cadet Girls 52kg - Cerys Palmer - 2nd Place

Pre-Cadet Girls 57kg - Ruby Foster - 2nd Place

Cadet Girls o70kg - Isabelle Foster - 2nd Place

NAGA Europe Grappling Championship (Amsterdam) - 17th November 2018

Men’s NoGi Expert Heavy - Tom Rumens - 3rd Place

South Wales Schools Judo Championships

Saturday 7th July 2018; the academy had seven players compete at the annual South Wales Schools Judo Championships; congratulations to the following members who medalled on the day.

1st Place: Riley Rees, Kayden Griffiths & Leah Dunne

2nd Place: Kian Mclaren & Ruby Foster

3rd Place: Tiago Arandjelovic & Byron Palmer

The academy judo squad are working towards the Welsh National Championships in November which will decide the Welsh Team selections for 2018. 


Craig Ewers Academy Judo Interclub V: Results

16th June 2018 & the Sport Wales National Centre, Cardiff was the venue for the fifth edition of the CEA Interclub.

With 23 clubs & around 130 Judoka in attendance, this was the biggest interclub to date. 

We managed to top the medal table against some very strong opposition; with four gold medals (Matthew Hern, Ben Miles, Isabelle Foster, Riley Rees) six silver medals (Daniel Sadler, Kayden Griffiths, Osian Meese, Kody Travers, Alfie Parker, Cerys Palmer) & ten bronze medals (Thomas Duggan, Travis Hern, Ruby Foster, George Coates, Tiago Arandjelovic, Byron Palmer, Leah Dunn, Morgan Lennon, Dave Saif, Tommy Andrews). 

Congratulations to all that competed for the team; the next edition of the event will be in September! 

Full results of the fifth edition available at the following link.