The IJF Launches a New Minecraft Digital Judo Experience

In close collaboration with the Kodokan, the International Judo Federation (IJF) is re-opening the doors ...

IJF and AJU Presidents Meet the Pope

The cozy and peaceful atmosphere of the Vatican, in the heart of Rome, was the scene of a conference ...

WJD 2022 - Inclusion, Logos, Diplomas, Posters

Organised since 2011, World Judo Day is a moment for gathering around the values conveyed by judo.

Julien Goes Around the World (6)

Last time I wrote to you I was in Georgia with Lasha Bekauri, the Olympic champion, and his coach David. ...

Judo for Peace
Denis Vieru Meets Ukrainian Judoka and Shares his Valuable Experience

Recently, world number one at -66kg, Denis Vieru of Moldova, met with Ukrainian refugee children and ...

WJD 2022, Inclusion
WJD 2022: In Lusaka, the Heart of the African Continent Beats to the Rhythm of Judo

The Southern Africa Judo Confederation (SAJC) is an organisation that gathers together 10 national federations ...

Judo in Schools
School Judo in Namibia Crosses Borders

Each year the South Africa Judo Open attracts judoka from not only the host nation but also several neighbouring ...

WJD 2022, Inclusion. World Refugee Day
WJD 2022: Whoever, Wherever, Whenever. Everyone has the Right to Seek Safety

Every year World Refugee Day, celebrated on 20th June, shines the spotlight on the situation of displaced ...

Judo for Peace
Judo for Hope Opens in Johannesburg

On the 30th of May 2022 Maruyama Norio, Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of South Africa, handed over ...

Trust in Judo

On Sunday 12th June the 10th Cseppkő Integrated Judo Cup was organised at the Cseppkő Orphanage in ...

WJD 2022, Inclusion
WJD 2022: Why Judo?

Ever wonder why you or your child should start practising Judo?

Judo in Schools
Sierra Leone and Judo in Schools

There has been a Judo in Schools project in Sierra Leone for several years, established with the aim ...