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NEPAL
Judo as a second home for Orphans in Nepal

For almost 10 years the Nepalese Judo Association has been developing an extensive programme to help ...

VIDEO
The Art of Judo - Episode 3 - Winters Dawn

On the road to Tokyo 2019 WC and Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the IJF is producing a series of films.

VIDEO
The Art of Judo - Episode 3 - Trailer

We are about to release the third episode of the Art of Judo series.

The French Influence
From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 5

On the road to Tokyo 2020, we publish on a regular basis a series of articles about the history of judo. ...

Judo Expansion
From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 4

On the road to Tokyo 2020, we publish on a regular basis a series of articles about the history of judo. ...

IMPRESSIONS
It was beautiful: seeing, and appreciating, judo for the first time

My wife and I have been married for 27 years. Our first date was at a baseball game.

STORY, VIDEO AND PICTURES
Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin trains with national judo team in Sochi

Russian Federation President and IJF Honorary President Mr.

Japanese attraction
From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 3

On the road to Tokyo 2020, we will publish on a regular basis a series of articles about the history ...

Tradition
Kodokan Exhibition

Kodokan was present at the Paris Grand Slam to display judo as a part of Japanese culture.

Judo as an Educational Method
From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 2

On the road to Tokyo 2020, we will publish on a regular basis a series of articles about the history ...

Portrait
Megan Fletcher: A medal for Ireland at the inaugural Tel Aviv Grand Prix

Did we hear correctly? A medal for Ireland at the inaugural Tel Aviv Grand Prix? Megan Fletcher, now ...

HISTORY - Kano's Early Years
From Martial Art to Olympic Sport - PART 1

On the road to Tokyo 2020, we will publish on a regular basis a series of articles about the history ...