The Judo for Peace South Africa (JFPSA) program continues to grow at a rapid pace, offering judo activities to more and more young people to help them integrate and give them the tools to fight against xenophobia. Child protection, gender equity and self-confidence have been among the issues that haveRead More →

The World Judo Tour already has another baby, the Dushanbe Grand Prix. In Abu Dhabi, the president of the International Judo Federation, Marius Vizer, signed the agreement with the president of the Tajik Judo Federation, Nurullo Loiqov. President of the International Judo Federation, Marius Vizer, signing the agreement with PresidentRead More →

My youngest child drove to work this morning. Her after-school and weekend job is across town at the martial arts school where we’ve both been training since she was five. We drove through Sydney, from the trees and water of the land just north of the Parramatta River, the riverRead More →

Kolkata Police have registered an FIR after 2019 Commonwealth Para Judo Championship bronze medalist Buddhadeb Jana was allegedly assaulted in a violent incident at Jadavpur University hostel by a former student last week. {{^userSubrated}} {{/userSubrated}} {{^userSubrated}} {{/userSubrated}} A senior police officer said Buddhadeb Jana, 22, who is visually impaired, hasRead More →

Police recorded an FIR on Wednesday after a 22-year-old visually impaired student from Jadavpur University was allegedly ripped to shreds by a former university student at the hostel inside the Kolkata campus last week. The victim, Budhhadeb Jana, a third-year international relations student, was trained in judo since he wasRead More →

After serving a 10-year term on the British Judo Board on Friday, Peter Blewett retired from his post as vice-chairman. Blewett joined the British Judo Board in 2012 before being elected chairman of Judo England in 2017 and deputy chairman of the board, two positions he held until his retirement.Read More →

Judo Club de Monaco is the breeding ground for champions of the future and they were busy at the regional tournaments in October, winning more than their fair share of medals. Remarkable because the first regional circuit of the season was Gap where there were excellent results, in particular: VicentasRead More →

The Fiji Judo Association is in the process of recruiting a full-time coach to ensure its athletes have all the resources they need in their fight for Paris 2024 Olympic qualification. Association secretary and Olympian Josateki Naulu said the challenge for a national federation is that they are currently travelingRead More →

Chloë Grace Moretz just proved that women really can do better – and in heels. During Monday night’s (November 14) episode of The show tonight the actress showed off her judo skills as she flipped host Jimmy Fallon completely over her shoulder. While discussing his new Prime Video series TheRead More →

By our journalistIMPHAL, Nov 13: State taekwondo players continued to dazzle at the 2nd North East Olympics hosted by Meghalaya Olympic Association in Shillong adding another 11 medals including 6 gold on Day 4 regional games.The gold medals won today for Manipur in the senior division taekwondo events are NaoroibamRead More →

This year, Anti-Bullying Week runs from 14e at 18e November and British Judo joins the Anti-Bullying Alliance, urging everyone to #ReachOut. UK Judo is gearing up to support Anti-Bullying Week by addressing members of UK Judo and the wider judo community in a plea to join the association and uniteRead More →

On the final day of the IBSA World Championships, two-time Paralympian Daniel Powell achieved the performance of his life by winning a silver medal in the J1 -90 kg category. Powell, competing at his second world championships, had a first-round bye before beating Antonio-Tenorio Da-Silva (BRA) in the second round.Read More →

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): About 400 athletes from Madhya Pradesh will participate in the Khelo India Youth Games 2022. They will be held in eight state cities from January 31 next year. It will be organized in eight cities of MP from next January 31st. This is the first time thatRead More →

Christine Sinclair is Canada’s most legendary soccer player. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images) Written by Composer.ly Personal Canada may be best known for producing world-class hockey players, but its sporting heritage runs much deeper. From legends like Christine Sinclair to up-and-coming champions like Alphonso Davies, Canada has produced many exceptionalRead More →

The Harai Goshi is one of the basic throws in the martial art of Judo. It’s a simple yet powerful throw that’s great to add to your grappling game. Here’s what you need to know about the Harai Goshi throw. We’ll go over different setups and important tips for hittingRead More →

Young judo hopeful Charlotte Jenman could get used to the feeling of knocking down the best in the world. Dartford star Jenman enjoyed a breakthrough year with bronze at the European Under-18 Championships and a handful of medals on the European Cup circuit. Charlotte Jenman has demonstrated all the rightRead More →

The first day of the Baku 2022 Judo Grand Slam competition was cause for celebration, as Azerbaijan celebrates 50 years since the establishment of its judo federation. A spectacular opening ceremony was opened by Mr. Farid Gayibov, Minister of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Dr. Laszlo Toth,Read More →

Former Austrian Olympic judo champion Peter Seisenbacher was released from prison on Friday after serving time for sexually abusing two girls he was coaching. Seisenbacher was conditionally released after serving more than two-thirds of his five-year sentence, Styria provincial court spokeswoman Barbara Schwarz told AFP. His lawyer, Bernhard Lehofer, confirmedRead More →

A representative of one of the largest judo schools in Portugal, the school of Olympic bronze medalist Nuno Delgado (EJND), once again took part in the World Judo Day celebrations. Nuno Delgado’s Judo School celebrated WYD 2022, launching the #PadrinhosAdotivos (Hospitality Patrons and Godmothers) campaign and promoting inclusion through judo,Read More →

Insight: Uganda National Judo Team Head Coach, Janek Novak (of the Czech Republic), who is also attached to the Police Judo Club, believes that the competition which involved players from Germany, Australia, New Zealand and other players will help Ugandan players learn crucial skills. Three Ugandan judokas have successfully returnedRead More →