Michel Kozlowski Passed Away

We are sad to announce the death of our friend and colleague Michel Kozlowski at the age of 66, following ...

Kata World Championships - Full Results

Kata World Championships, Krakow 2022 - Full Results

Kata Worlds
Time’s Up in the Tauron Arena

Day two is ‘weapons day’ and also includes the final category for the juniors, with their katame-no-kata ...

Kicking off the Kata in Krakow

Twenty-six nations have sent their kata specialists to Krakow, Poland, for the 2022 World Championships ...

Veteran Worlds
Searching for Excellence

We are back in competition mode at the Tauron Arena in Krakow, with the World Championships Kata already ...

Kata Worlds
A Potted History of the Evolution of the Kata World Championships

Daniel De Angelis is the Director of the IJF Kata Commission and he laid out the beginnings of the event ...

Closing the Veteran Worlds to Make Way for the Next Kata Champions

After 4 days of high level judo from the world’s best veteran judoka, 30 different countries have heard ...

WJD 2021
The Kata Community Celebrates World Judo Day 2021

In the aftermath of the 2021 World Kata Championships in Lisbon, Portugal, all the participants, athletes ...

Kata Worlds
The Kata Catalysis

Day 2 at #JudoKata brought new emotions and added to the history of kata events worldwide.

Tony Walby Sees Beyond the Difficulties

The World Judo Day will be tomorrow and today was the second day of the Kata World Championships.

Kata Worlds: Incredible Level on Day One

The first day of the Kata World Championships, Lisbon, Portugal 2021, took place today at the Pavillion ...

Kata Worlds
The Forms

As described by Jigoro Kano, the founder of judo, there are essentially two ways of practicing judo: ...