CAMP BUDOKAN founded in 1965, was the first judo camp of its kind and still delivers an unequalled training opportunity. We are proud of our ability to attract internationally respected coaches. Coaches who unselfishly pass on their extensive knowledge of judo to the athlete. The ever-increasing popularity of CAMP BUDOKAN is a testimony to the quality of instruction given. Don’t deny yourself, your child or student the experience of CAMP BUDOKAN. Register today, by mail, email or fax. Once the office receives the application and payment a letter of acceptance and medical information form will be sent to you to complete and send back.
Beginner / Intermediate / Elite
Teaching you the latest International fighting strategies, techniques & training methods.
2 to 3 Judo training sessions per day
Daily activities consist of morning stretch and jog, morning judo session, afternoon judo session or team sport, swim, evening Randori session, nightly snack.
Campers arrive at 8:00am and depart at 6:30pm. Day camp includes, 3 meals and two judo practices and a sporting activity for $299.
Camp Budokan Instructors
Camp Budokan boasts some of the top instructors in Canada. Additional guest Instructors and National Team Members will be announced once confirmed.
Karl Doherty, 5th Dan
Judo Canada Executive committee member
President of Ajax Budokan Judo Club
Member of Canada’s National Team 1978 to 1990
Co-Director & Founder of Camp Budokan
Bill Doherty, 7th Dan
Past president of Judo Ontario
Member of National & Provincial Grading Boards
Past member of Judo Canada Executive
Past member Judo Canada High Performance Committee
We wish all Judoka at the Cadet World Championships in Chile goodluck! There are 7 Ontarian's representing Canada at the event. If any young Judoka is interested in being inspired by some of the stars of tomorrow, here is the link: