IJF Mourns the Passing Away of Josef Letosnik

It is with great sadness that we learned of the passing of Mr.

Kaori Yamaguchi: I Was So Young

As we have just celebrated the first Women’s World Championships, held in New York in 1980, we still ...

1980 Women’s World Championships: Interview
The Witness and The Beneficiary

In 1937 a dictatorship-style government was in power in Brazil, gaining strength and imposing rules that ...

Four of a Kind

It makes sense to end our series of interviews and articles with Asian women because judo comes from ...

Women's World Championships 1980
It's Time to Celebrate

The celebrations for the First Women’s World Judo Championships are fast approaching.

JudoFit Kids Golden League
On Thursdays, We Stay Fit

It's Thursday and like every Thursday, for a few weeks, it's the day of the two new JudoFit Kids Golden ...

VIDEO: Kata Commission
The IJF Releases the New Version of the Kodomo-No-Kata

Following a fruitful project between the French Judo Federation, the Kodokan and the International Judo ...

Yvonne Bönisch Moves to Austria

Her record is eloquent: Olympic champion in 2004 in Athens, twice silver medalist at the world championships ...

First Women's World Championships: The Trailer

On Novermber 28th, we celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the First Women's World Championships in New ...

Kerrye Katz

As Australia is in the Antipodes, this time, we will do things the other way around and we will start ...

The IJF Mourns the Passing of Simeon Tsenev of Bulgaria

Today it is our sad duty to mark the passing of a man devoted to judo and sport.

Update from IJF President Marius Vizer on Doha Masters