Dehcho Divisional Education Council
Sensei Amy Cotton in Fort Simpson
In partnership with the DDEC (Dehcho Divisional Education Council), the NWT Judo Association provides in school judo programming throughout the region as well as after school programming in the communities of Fort Providence and Fort Simpson. This program is led by Sensei Amy Cotton and focuses on physical literacy, fundamental judo techniques as well as keeping kids active in a fun and engaging environment.
DEH GAH GOT’ĮĘ Fort Providence
ŁĮ́Į́DĹ̨Į́Į́ KŲ́Ę́ Fort Simpson
ACHO DENE KOE Fort Liard
Saambaa K’e Trout Lake
NAHɁĄ DEHÉ Nahanni Butte
PEDZÉH KĮ Wrigley
KA’A GEE TU Hay River
TTHETS’ÉHK’EDÉLĮ Jean Marie River
NWT Judo strives to increase the physical activity of people throughout the territory with Judo, and is dedicated to developing judoka from grassroots to high performance athletes. We work to provide a fun learning atmosphere both in the school system, specifically throughout the Dehcho District, as well as hubs in Yellowknife and Inuvik.