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Will We See Ono Compete Again?

It has been read in various publications around the world today that 30 year old Shohei Ono, double Olympic ...

Tokyo GS 2022
Kosei Inoue: the Ultimate JUDOs champion

Who does not know Kosei Inoue? Who has never heard of the triple world champion (Birmingham 1999, Munich ...

Tokyo GS 2022
Tokyo Is Ready for Ippon

While Tokyo has dressed in the colours of autumn and the city offers its wonders to delight the eyes, ...

Tokyo GS 2022
The Experience of a Lifetime

It's no secret that for the judo family coming to Japan again and again is a special moment each time. ...

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Upside Down

The Tokyo Grand Slam is fast approaching. In a few days, the elite of world judo will once again be present ...

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IJF Academy Mile Stone Course at the Kodokan

For several years the IJF Academy has proven its effectiveness in delivering teaching content that is ...

Judo Family Saddened by the Loss of Mr Abe Shinzo

Following the tragic death of Mr Abe Shinzo, former Prime Minister of Japan, the International Judo Federation ...

AJJF National Championships: The Champions Are Back

The AJJF National Championships are an institution in Japan and for Japanese athletes it is a must-attend ...

Ichiro Abe Sensei Has Passed Away

It is with infinite sadness that we learn of the passing of Ichiro Abe sensei, Kodokan 10th dan, in his ...

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Kiyoshi Murakami: One Life

It is often said that we only have one life but that if it is short, it is also broad and that we must ...

Auction for Judo Children

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the 2021 Elementary School National Championships in Japan were unavoidably ...

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Kosei Inoue Bows Out

The information is important because it not only marks a turning point in the history of judo, especially ...