- Country:Great Britain
- Born:26 January 1918 (102 years)
The Budokwai opened on the 26th January 1918. The London Judo Club celebrates its 100 anniversary. It is Europe's Oldest & Most Prestigious Judo and Martial Arts Club. It was founded in 1918 by Gunji Koizumi. It was the first judo club in Europe. Olympian members have included, Neil Adams, Brian Jacks, Angelo Parisi and Winston Gordon. Celebrity members included Kylie Minogue, Simon Le Bon and Mick Jagger and Olympic Champion Sebastian Coe.