The number one judo magazine available as an app for immersive viewing on a mobile or tablet. Featuring exclusive interviews, regular columnists, competition reviews and a high quality technique guide with high quality images to help you progress on your judo journey.

If judo is your sport then Matside is the magazine for you. The world’s only judo magazine on the newsstand, Matside gives you an insight into what it takes to be one of the best players in your country and internationally alongside high quality judo photography.

Guest Edited by Euan Burton, MBE, Matside magazine features insight into life on the elite international circuit from Britain’s Elite Performance Coach, Kate Howey MBE, as well features with some of the World’s top players.

Features include:
• Full and enhanced digital editions of all Matside print magazines
• Video content
• Easy to use page turning technology
• Easy navigation with Skip-To-Page features]


This is a free app download. Within the app users can purchase the current issue and back issues.
Subscriptions are also available within the application. A subscription will start from the latest issue.

Available subscriptions are:

12 months: £11.99 / €15.99 / $15.99 (4 issues)

-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
Bundles of single issues can be also be bought within the application. To use purchased credits, simply click on the issue price and select ‘use credit’. This allows you to purchase back issues at reduced prices.

Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.

We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update, please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store

Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us:


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What’s New

Version 6.0.0

Improved reading experience
iPhone X support
Bug fixes and other improvements

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British Judo Association
23.6 MB

Requires iOS 10.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
In-App Purchases
  1. Aug-15 $4.99
  2. Oct-15 $4.99
  3. Dec-15 $4.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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