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Predictions from Daniel Lascau
What is Going to Happen at the Olympics?

Yes, it is still 6 months to go. Yes, it is reckless to do this now, but it is always interesting to ...

Story of Kaja
Remember this name!

“Judo in Schools” participant wins Gold in Tel Aviv

Insight on Iliadis
Because he is Iliadis

There are approximately one hundred and fifty of them.

Japanese Judo legend Yasuhiro Yamashita elected as member of the International Olympic Committee
The Japanese Gentleman

Judo Olympic Gold Medallist and Four-time World Champion Yasuhiro Yamashita elected as member of the ...

Judo for Peace
Judo for Ethiopians celebrates 10 years in the cradle of mankind

„Ethiopia is a great African country with multiple challenges but a huge potential“, say immediately ...

Osaka Grand Slam - Day 1 Results
ABE Uta suffers defeat; ABE Hifumi keeps Olympic dream alive

Japan prove to be untouchable at home

Junior World Championships Results
Four by Four in Marrakech

The first day of the Junior World Championships ended with a remarkable quartet of winning countries, ...

NEPAL
When Judo reaches human summits

After competing at the Tokyo Judo World Championships and before heading back to Tashkent, in pursuit ...

STORY
IJF Refugee Team writes Judo History

NEVER QUIT. These two words are printed on a T-shirt worn by one of the judokas of the IJF Refugee Team. ...

TATAMI CREW
Jigsaw Puzzle

Since the Nippon Budokan is a dedicated venue for martial arts, it is conceived to have maximum two tatamis.

STORY
Sarah Asahina brings Special Fans to Budokan

She entered the field of play as the reigning World Champion of the +78kg category but could not prolong ...

STORY
Coaching without Boundaries

What are the odds a bloke from Hastings, UK makes friends with a couple of guys from Montevideo, Uruguay? ...