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20 key storylines for #JudoWorlds2017 with 20 days to go

20 for 20 – The IJF presents 20 key storylines for #JudoWorlds2017 as Tuesday 8 August marks 20 days ...

Get involved in Grand Slam week

Grand Slam week is upon us as the IJF World Judo Tour returns with the first Ekaterinburg Grand Slam ...

Nomura Tadahiro presents honorary black belt to Keanu Reeves

Judo’s only three-time Olympic champion Nomura Tadahiro has earned the greatest prizes and accolades ...

Japanese superstar coach Kanamaru arrives for Wales stay

The Japanese national team’s all-conquering coach Kanamaru Yusuke was unveiled to the public and judoka ...

13 Paris debutants to look out for at #JudoParis2017

Every judoka remembers their first Paris tournament.

$50,000 award for end-of-year world leaders

The International Judo Federation has awarded all 14 judoka who ended 2016 as the world number ones with ...

25 champions look ahead to #JudoParis2017 with 25 days to go

1. Majlinda KELMENDI (KOS) -52kg Rio 2016 Olympic champion For me the Paris Grand Slam is the most beautiful ...

Olympic champion Baker Mashu returns at #JudoParis2017

Olympic champion Baker Mashu will wear his gold backpatch for the first time at the Paris Grand Slam ...

Majlinda Kelmendi and Ono Shohei win IJF Judoka of the Year Awards

Rio 2016 Olympic champions Majlinda Kelmendi (KOS) and Ono Shohei (JPN) have won the IJF Judoka of the ...

Mr. Chonosuke Takaki passed away

It is with deep sadness that the All Japan Judo Federation informed the Judo family of the untimely passing ...

Three out of four for Japan as world champion leads the way during day two of the Tokyo Grand Slam

On this second day of competition at the Judo Grand Slam Tokyo 2016 in Japan, four categories were in ...

Judo Grand Slam Tokyo 2016 in Japan - PREVIEW

What better place than Tokyo in Japan to conclude a particularly successful Olympic season for judo! ...