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The Lady with a Secret

In 1972, being a woman and practising judo in Ecuador was frowned upon.

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Rusty Kanakogi and Her Battle for Women’s Rights

By Andrea Sozzi - In late November 1980, in New York, at the incredible Madison Square Garden, in a ...

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Jane Bridge: The Survival Instinct

Born on 4th February 1960 in England, Jane Bridge is known for being among the first women in history ...

Interview
André Mariano Dos Santos: Safety Feeds Confidence!

Prior to the Hungary Grand Slam, IJF referee Andre Mariano dos Santos of Brazil gave us generous access ...

Grand Slam Hungary: Technical Analysis, Day 3
We Are Simply Stronger Together

To find ourselves at the end of this weekend is somewhat sad, but also spells relief.

RESULTS DAY 3 GS Hungary
It is a Success

Grand Slam Hungary ended in apotheosis for Audrey TCHEUMEO (FRA), Kayra SAYIT (TUR) and for Russia, which ...

Interview: Tina Trstenjak & Maria Portela
Friendship, Fights and Needing a Hug!

“How is everything, Tina? Are you looking forward to fighting?” “Yes, it’s been a long time!”

Interview
We are watching!

It’s no secret that the whole world has been waiting for the restart and we are finally here.

Grand Slam Hungary: Technical Analysis, Day 2
The Familiar and the Firsts

At the end of a day that brought power and another affirmation for the validity of the world ranking ...

RESULTS DAY 2 GS Hungary
Judo, Only Judo

Let's not talk about the health crisis for the moment because today, like yesterday, judo has regained ...

Grand Slam Hungary: Technical Analysis, Day 1
A Heartbeat

It’s been such a long time since we wrote about live judo and for our first ‘day 1’ since the world ...

RESULTS DAY 1 GS Hungary
Make Way For Judo

This is what the whole judo family has been waiting for, for months; judo, the real one, big and beautiful. ...