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International Women's Day 2024
Inspiration and Inclusion for a More Diverse World

In a few days we will be celebrating International Women's Day and we will focus on #InspireInclusion, ...

International Women's Day 2024
We Share the Same Passion

Sanda Corak has several hats: president of the Croatian Judo Federation, IJF Executive Committee member, ...

Tashkent GS 2024
Technical Analysis, Day 3: Rivalries and Passion Push Excellence

Hedvig Karakas (HUN) is a recent retiree of the World Judo Tour having competed at 3 Olympic Games and ...

Referee Stories
Ioana Babiuc: Helping Someone in the Right Moment is the Point

The faces of the World Judo Tour become evermore familiar the closer we get to an Olympic Games.

Tashkent GS 2024
Technical Analysis, Day 2: Strategy and Experience Shone Today

Armen Bagdasarov was Uzbekistan’s first Olympic medallist, winning silver at the Atlanta Olympic Games ...

Athlete Stories
Arleta Podolak (POL): Getting that Feeling Back

Arleta Podolak was junior world champion in 2013, transitioning into her senior career well.

Tashkent GS 2024
Technical Analysis, Day 1: Intelligence and Dynamism Win in Tashkent

Evgeny Rakhlin was an Olympic referee in Tokyo having spent his whole life in judo.

Athlete Stories
Romane Dicko (FRA): Everything Pointed at Paris

World number one, world champion, already an Olympic medallist and with her ticket to the 2024 Games ...

The Olympic Champion Series
The Olympic Champions (30): Thierry Rey (FRA)

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

Athlete Stories
Tara

In Baku, just two weeks ago, eighteen year old Tara Babulfath (SWE) showed composure usually attributed ...

Olympic Games 2024
150 Days to Go, Part Three: Michael Korrel (NED) on Paris

Paris is a great city to visit for tourism and culture and, in this instance, also judo.

Olympic Games 2024
150 Days To Go, Part Two: Why Promote the Biggest Sporting Event on Earth?

150 days to go! That’s all, just 150 days until we are revelling in the mastery and enormous joy the ...