The Olympic Champion Series
The Olympic Champions (35): Idalys Ortiz (CUB)

Interviewing an Olympic champion is something special and always delivers thought-provoking words and ...

Varadero Judo Carnival 2024
A Meeting of Passion and Emotion in a Cuban Paradise

Amidst the Caribbean splendour of Varadero, Cuba, the thrilling second Pan American Judo Carnival took ...

Maricet Espinosa Will Shine in the Sky

The news of the death of a member of the judo family is always heartbreaking.

Cuba Are the Top Nation at the 2023 CAC Games

The Central American and Caribbean Games is a multi-sport event held in the Americas once every four ...

IJF Judo Stories Tour
First Steps of the IJF Academy in Cuba

The IJF Academy continues to travel around the world and above all continues to expand in order to offer ...

Ronaldo Veitia: A legend of Judo Has Passed Away

A symbol of an entire era, a legend of Cuban and world judo, Ronaldo Veitia Valdivie has died at the ...

PJC President Meets with Head of State in Cuba

During an official visit to Cuba, the President of the Pan American Judo Confederation, Carlos Zegarra, ...

Athlete Stories
Idalys Ortiz, in a Great Place

An Olympic champion with 4 Olympic medals in total.

Estela Virgen Rodríguez Villanueva Passed Away

The International Judo Federation (IJF) reports with regret the death of Estela Virgen Rodríguez Villanueva, ...

NF News
Proyecto Primavera says goodbye to 2018

He is not an average man, not a normal trainer as we say.

Part 1: Teams A-F
Complete Guide to #JudoWorlds2018

Part 1 of our Complete Guide to #JudoWorlds2018 covers Teams A-F and 270 judoka from 46 countries!

The IJF Mourns the Passing Away of Judo Legend Luis Guardia

It is with great sadness that the international Judo family learned today about the passing away of Judo ...