Hobart Judo Club – The Hobart PCYC Judo club has been one of the longest running clubs in Tasmania, and has been housed at the Hobart PCYC since the 1960s. Under the tutelage of Godan Chris Willing (attained in 2006), the Hobart PCYC Judo Club has grown to include a member base of over 70 members.
Sensei Willing has been an active participant in Tasmanian and Australian judo for over 40 years, and along with Shodan Michael Cameron, represented Australia at the 2008 Kata World Cup, held in Paris. The club boasts a number of accomplished Tasmanian champion representatives, including Mollie Dabner, Ben Cameron, Lewis Willing and Sensei Willing, himself a former National champion.
Sensei Willing Sr. is also State Coach and a member of the technical board, with a a keen interest in Kata and many technical aspects of the sport / art of judo. He is NCAS accredited, and attends AIS training camps, as well as hosting training camps in Hobart. Ably assisted by assistant instructors Shodan Debbie Cameron and Shodan Michael Cameron, Hobart PCYC Judo Club is the perfect learning environment for all ages interested in Judo, and due to its wonderful relationship with the Hobart PCYC, Hobart PCYC Judo Club is able to make full use of the facilities, including the well-appointed gym and weights room.
- Name: Hobart PCYC Judo Club
- Location: Hobart PCYC, 300 Liverpool St, Hobart, Tas, 7001
- Training: Tuesday, Thursday: 5.30pm – 7.30pm
- Instructor: Sensei Chris Willing (Godan)
- Phone: Sensei Chris Willing 03 6272 8541 or Hobart PCYC 03 6230 2246
- Email: Chris Willing