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IJF TV Director switches suits to fight at Marrakech Grand Prix
Lights, camera, action…. for British champion Gregg Varey

“I felt more pressure directing than I did fighting,” British champion Gregg VAREY conceded as he ...

Starting over with a year to go until Tokyo 2020
Interview - Alexandra-Larisa FLORIAN (AZE)

Azerbaijan newcomer Alexandra-Larisa FLORIAN (AZE) returned to IJF duty for the first time in a year ...

#JudoMarrakech2019 Preview
5 Olympic medallists who need to impress in Morocco

#JudoMarrakech2019 Preview

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 ...

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TOP 5 IPPONS - Düsseldorf Grand Slam 2019

Watch the top 5 ippons from the Düsseldorf Grand Slam.

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The Family Team from Guinea-Bissau (GBS)

Meet Taciana Cesar and Diogo Cesar, husband and wife, and the sole representatives of Guinea-Bissau on ...

Technical Analysis Day 3 by Udo Quellmalz

For today’s Technical Analysis at the Düsseldorf Grand Slam, IJF Media talked to Udo Quellmalz, former ...

Interview
Food for Fight

Ever wondered what an Olympic judo champion eats to prepare for competition or how he watches the calories ...

Interview
Being a judoka in a Cricket Crazy Country

Although living in a nation where they first talk about cricket before they talk about the weather, Jasleen ...

Interview
Kalonga’s Drive brings him a First

Cedrick Kalonga (-81kg) from the Democratic Republic of Congo and 223rd on the World Ranking wrote some ...

Interview
Siblings on the Tatami

What are the odds … twins on your team …? However, not one pair of twins … but two.

Interview
The Cesar Judo Family: Competing Together and Traveling with the Baby

Imagine … husband and wife practicing the same sport … both elite athletes travelling together to ...