Portuguese Legends Meet at the Gym

Olympic bronze medallist Telma Monteiro recently sat down with the IJF to discuss her chance meeting with ...

Special Feature
Jamaican Judo Reaches a Turning Point

Through a very emotional film, Rio 2016 Olympian Szandra Szogedi tells us the story of judo in Jamaïca, ...

Once of Japan, now conquering for Canada
Judo’s Dream Chasers - Part 1: Christa Deguchi

We present the first of our new Judo Dream Chasers series with the first edition of Canada's Christa Deguchi.

Gevrise Emane: Women's power!

Just a few weeks ago, the International Judo Federation organized a Judo Educational Journey through Iran. ...

Judo for Peace
Life is back to Somalia

For many years it was the most dangerous country in the world. Somalia is a country located in the Horn ...

Judo for the World in Malta

“Judo is not only a sport but a way of life” is a famous quote in the world of Judo. The Malta Judo ...


Abe Hifumi is a 20 year old judoka of Japan, who won his first senior world championship title in Budapest ...

IJF Launches New Website

The International Judo Federation’s road to judo’s Tokyo 2020 homecoming kick-started today when the ...

Prosperous times for Wales’ Irfon Judo Club

Irfon Judo Club in Wales are about to pass the 100 active members milestone

Judo offers equal opportunities with new competition in Hungary

A new competition was held in Hungary with IJF President Marius L. Vizer among the guests in attendance.

Judo Educational Journey

Judo is not just a game of opposition, where one of the athletes must be the winner; it is also a powerful ...

Media accreditation open for World Judo Championships 2018

Media accreditation is now open for the IJF's blockbuster event in Baku.