Mother, Athlete and Member of the Refugee Team, Barbari Zharfi Mahboubeh Manages it All

Barbari Zharfi Mahboubeh is the last representative of the IJF Refugee Team who will be present this ...

Put Gold on your Wound and Make it a Strength

A few weeks ago, we left Asmaa Niang (MAR) leaving the tatami of the Abu Dhabi World Championships 2024 ...

I Want to Help Refugees Achieve their Own Dreams

Arab Sibghatullah will compete this summer at -81kg at the Paris 2024 Games, as part of the IJF Refugee ...

Through Judo we Can Learn to Have a Better Life

Mohammad Rashnonezhad will be competing in the -66kg weight category this summer in Paris as a member ...

I Want to Leave a Mark for Future Generations

If there is one name that comes up in every conversation when visiting Bronx People, it is that of Daniel. ...

Nigara Shaheen Wants to Teach the Judo Values

Nigara Shaheen will be competing in the -63kg category this summer in Paris.

Judo Is Like a Parent to Me

Vahid Sarlak is the man behind the preparation of the IJF Refugee Team that will participate in the Paris ...

Adnan Khankan Simply Wants to Help

Adnan Khankan is the -100kg representative of the IJF Refugee Team.

The Olympic Champion Series
The Olympic Champions (40): Shori Hamada (JPN)

Interviewing an Olympic champion is something special and always delivers thought-provoking words and ...

Muna Dahouk Feels Free

Muna Dahouk is one of the members of the IJF Refugee Team who has been participating in world judo events ...

Equality in Sport
Ryoko Tani: the Importance of Judo for Women and For All

The movement towards gender equality has been a hot topic, one way or another, for centuries.

Tonino Chyurlia: a Life of Curiosity

Tonino Chyurlia is the secretary of the IJF Referee Commission and also an EJU Referee Commissioner.