A Swedish Fairytale

Swedish fairy tales have been said to be straightforward and sincere, with those of good heart, quick ...

Tokyo 2020
The IJF Celebrates Olympic Day

We are getting closer and closer to the Olympic Games, Tokyo 2020.


They are the snipers of sport. It is a job for patient people.

breaking news
Tokyo 2020: Official Olympic Qualification List

Today, 22nd June, the International Judo Federation published the official list of athletes qualified ...

Olympic Games Playbook for Athletes and Officials

The International Olympic Committee just published the last version of its Playbook with just over one ...

Judo Worlds 2021
Team Spirit

After a last intense day of judo, beautiful movements and determined battles, punctuated by twists and ...

Commentator Interviews
Former World Champions Unite the Whole Judo Community as New Champions are Crowned

Throughout this World Judo Championships Hungary 2021, we have been treated to a constant commentary ...

Flag Passing Ceremony - 2022 Worlds in Uzbekistan

Just before the final block of the last day of competition of the World Judo Championships Hungary 2021, ...

27 countries with medals
Nature Abhors Emptiness

Mathematics is not deceiving. Seven days of competition, 661 athletes, 14 categories, 118 countries, ...

Connected Champions

After more than a week of intense competition, the lights will soon go out in the Laszlo Papp Budapest ...

Justice on the Tatami

These are the ones without whom it is impossible to imagine judo.

2021 WC, Day 7: Technical Analysis
Technique First

Imagine being born into a judo family and spending your whole childhood on the tatami, then continuing ...