History - Culture
Judo: What Is It All About?

As the Tokyo Olympics are fast approaching, let's look back to a lecture given by Kano Jigoro Shihan ...

Tokyo 2020
Japan Unveils the Olympic Team

Only one name was known so far (Sone Akira in +78kg) and one remains uncertain, in the men's -66kg weight ...

Ono, Maruyama, Abe Uta & Sone could seal Olympic spot
Japan picks strongest team for Osaka GS

The All Japan Judo Federation have picked their strongest team possible for the Osaka Grand Slam this ...

World Championships 2019
Closing of Entries

The moment that the entire judo community is waiting for is approaching.

Judo at the Heart of Refugee Olympic Team in Tokyo

On the occasion of the World Refugee Day that took place on June 20, the IOC announced the list of Refugee ...

Judo legend NOMURA Tadahiro unveils Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch

Judo’s only three-time Olympic champion NOMURA Tadahiro unveiled the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch on Wednesday.

The Art of Judo - Episode 3 - Winters Dawn

On the road to Tokyo 2019 WC and Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the IJF is producing a series of films.

The Art of Judo - Episode 3 - Trailer

We are about to release the third episode of the Art of Judo series.

On the Road to Tokyo 2020
A look at the Tokyo 2020 qualification phase so far

As countdown clock closes in on 500 days to go until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games we decided to look ...

Qualification System
Games of the XXXII Olympiad – Tokyo 2020

For all judo athletes of the World Judo Tour, the Road to Tokyo started in 2018 in Hohhot on the occasion ...

Event date, mascots, tickets
#Tokyo2020 - #2YearsToGo

Tuesday 24 July marks exactly 2 years to go until the opening of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

5 Key Takeaways from judo’s first Tokyo 2020 qualifier

Highlights from Hohhot Grand Prix 2018