• Creaven House

    The home of Judo in Galway

  • Galway Judo Club

    Classes For All Ages & Abilities

  • Creaven House

    Ireland’s only purpose built Judo Club

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Coaching Team

John started Judo in 1967 and is a lifelong member of Galway Judo Club.

John Creaven
John CreavenCoach

James started judo as a student in the ‘Bish’ and is also a keen Karate and Aikido practitoner.

James Griffin
James GriffinCoach

Derek coaches the senior classes each week and is a multiple Judo champion.

Derek Conway
Derek ConwayCoach

Trained in France on a cultural exchange, Brian along with his brother Derek coaches the senior class.

Brian Conway
Brian ConwayCoach

From Osaka Japan and obtained 1st Dan in February 1993.

Mina Ishihara
Mina IshiharaCoach


Judo classes for all ages and abilities intended
to train the body and mind. Join us
at Galway Judo Club for a Judo Session in one
of Galway City’s most beautiful locations.


Creaven House is a purpose built sports facility and is home to a number of Galway sports clubs. Our guest martial arts & disciplines include
Aikido, Capoeira, Karate & MMA.

Join Galway Judo Club or Renew Your Membership. Choose from Senior, Junior & Family Membership.

Competition Results

View latest Galway Judo Club competition results.
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Gym Facilities

Gym Facilities available for training & fitness at Creaven House – please Contact Us for further details.