The Judo School “A Turma dos Judokinhas” is a sports association aims to promote and develop the practice of judo sport ethics and citizenship
High relevance in combating poverty and social exclusion;
Commitment and assumption of the principles of universality, equality and non-discriminatory sports practice. Use sport to positively address issues of social, ethnic, physical, economic or gender exclusion;
Fit into national social policies with a view to defending the interests and meeting the needs of the population “SPORT FOR ALL!”;
Provide quality and innovative responses and concerted actions;
Establish partnerships with educational and social solidarity institutions enabling children with socio-economic difficulties.
Competence and Expertise Offered
This association was born from the initiative and experience of two references from the National Judo: Filipa Cavalleri and Renato Kobayashi, both Olympic Athletes who hold high level academic, technical and sports curricula.
Volunteer allocation and specific training / competences development for Judo trainers and volunteers;
Complementary program for training and promotion of sports and civic activity to the families and local community
Promotion of social inclusion, equal sport opportunities and access to healthy life-style choices;
Using judo principles and values, with a deep social and cultural base, as fundamental instrument to fight gender discrimination, violence and xenophobia;
Promotion of a Healthy Lifestyle and commitment to create favorable conditions for children to grow up healthy and to enabling the long-term prevention of overweight and lifestyle-related diseases