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Judo For Peace, a Door Opener to World Peace

On the occasion of the World Refugee Day (June 20, 2018), President Marius Vizer delivered an important ...

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Paula Pareto: An iron-will

'La pequeña' is how everyone calls her in Argentina, 'The Small One'. Yet behind this nickname, there ...

PORTRAIT
Elnur Mammadli: From Reality to Dream

Elnur Mammadli (AZE) was one of those children who started judo around the age of seven and who quickly ...

INTERVIEW EXPRESS
Tonaki Funa

As we are getting closer to the 2018 edition of the World Championships, which will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan, ...

INTERVIEW EXPRESS
Shishime Ai (JPN)

The next reigning world champion to be invited to answer the questions of the interview express was Shishime ...

INTERVIEW EXPRESS
Wolf Aaron (JPN)

Last summer, Wolf Aaron became world champion in Budapest. We asked him five questions about his feelings ...

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A simple hero: Nazim Huseynov

Nazim Huseynov..This name may not tell you much..

TOKYO 2020 EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW
Yasuhiro Yamashita

Yasuhiro Yamashita should not be presented anymore. True legend of world judo, he is one of those names ...

Tokyo 2020 Exclusive Interview
IJF President, Marius Vizer

On the occasion of the Hohhot Grand Prix (China) that also marks the launch of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic ...

Interview
Portuguese Legends Meet at the Gym

Olympic bronze medallist Telma Monteiro recently sat down with the IJF to discuss her chance meeting with ...

Interview
Gevrise Emane: Women's power!

Just a few weeks ago, the International Judo Federation organized a Judo Educational Journey through Iran. ...

INTERVIEW EXPRESS
Abe Hifumi

Abe Hifumi is a 20 year old judoka of Japan, who won his first senior world championship title in Budapest ...