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“Perhaps Nothing is so Fraught With Significance as the Human Hand”

"Perhaps nothing is so fraught with significance as the human hand." ~ Jane Addams, US sociologist

Judo for Peace in Israel

For several years the International Judo Federation and the Israel Judo Association have been discussing ...

Judoka and Astronaut (9)

Here is the ninth episode of the Judoka and astronaut series that describes the preparation of astronaut ...

New record for the Athena project in Israel

Today the Israel Judo Association participated in the Athena project which is meant to promote sports ...

Dr. Michel Brousse Awarded by Japanese Government

On November 3, 2016, the Japanese government has published the list of the 2016 “Autumn” decorations. ...

Judo for the World Finalist of the Sportel Awards

After a very successful first day for the International Judo Federation at Sportel Monaco 2016, the world’s ...

Sabrina Filzmoser on top of the World

During its recent visit to Nepal, the IJF media team met with European and World Medallist and three-time ...

Jimmy Pedro Jr. on training with Goldberg

Double Olympic bronze medallist Jimmy Pedro Jr. has long been considered as one of the greatest judo ...

Judo Educational Journey Through India, Colorful, Spicy and Successful

In the international sports landscape, judo in India does not look as something that stands out, the ...

General Rehearsal and Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio

After the draw of the judo at the Paralympic Games Rio 2016, which was held on September 6 in Rio de ...

Judoka to lead the way at Rio 2016 opening ceremony

Judo will provide 19 flagbearers at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony on Friday evening on ...

Judoka and astronaut (6)

Baïkonour "Today I left Moscow for Houston. Peggy, Oleg and I just spent two weeks in Baikonur to ensure ...