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Judo New IJF Academy launched

Rio de Janeiro – Brazil, Aug 28, 2013: The IJF Academy has been launched with the Coach Qualification Programme revealed as the first project in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday. Envic GALEA, EJU General Secretary and IJF Academy Coordinator, made a presentation to delegations participating in the 2013 World Championships where he introduced

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World leader KELMENDI makes history for Kosovo

The 2013 World Championships continued to capture the imagination of a worldwide audience on day two at the Maracanazinho on Tuesday. Two more world champions were crowned on day two as the women’s -52kg and men’s –66kg judoka took to the tatami. Rio de Janeiro, which has become the capital of the

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Mongolian MUNKHBAT crowned world champion

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 27, 2013: Two world champions were crowned on day one as the women’s -48kg and men’s –60kg judoka took to the tatami to launch the competition which is the first World Championships since 2011 as judo starred at the London 2012 Olympic Games last year. The teeming venue was

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Preview of the 29th edition of the World Judo

Rio de Janeiro – Brazil, August 25, 2013: The 29th edition of the World Judo Championships, the centerpiece of the World Judo Tour, is set to illuminate the Maracanazinho in the idyllic setting of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from 26 August to 1 September. The sporting world is counting down the hours

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New EC of International Judo Federation

Rio de Janeiro – Brazil, August 24, 2013: Today the new IJF Executive Committee had its first meeting in Brazil, just two days prior to the beginning of the World Judo Championships, Rio 2013 President – Marius L. Vizer Vice-Presidents: Mr. Lassana Palengo – AJU Mr. Obaid Al-Anzi – JUA Mr. Sergey

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Marius Vizer was re-elected for another four years

Rio de Janeiro – Brazil, Aug 23, 2013: Mr. Vizer has transformed the image of judo and the IJF since taking office in 2007 during the last World Championships in Brazil’s second largest city. Through his visionary leadership, the IJF has developed a thriving World Judo Tour, established the sport’s place in

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Judo for Children program launches in Miami

Miami – USA, August, 2013: The International Judo Federation’s highly-anticipated Judo for Children programme launched on Monday as delegates from 40 countries came together on International Youth Day at the Doral Legends Ballroom in Miami. The programme launched with a seminar which featured a rich exchange of ideas, knowledge and case studies

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Golden GERCSAK crowned world champion

Miami – USA, August 10, 2013: The 2013 Cadet World Championships gathered pace on day three as four champions were crowned on Saturday during a pulsating day of judo at the Doral Legends Ballroom. Four categories were in action as the girls -57kg and -63kg talents took to the tatami along with

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TSUNEMI triumphs as Japan excel in Miami

The 2013 Cadet World Championships continued to enthral a receptive Miami audience on Friday during the second day of competition at the Doral Legends Ballroom. Four categories were in action on day two as the girls -48kg and -52kg talents took to the tatami along with the boys -60kg and -66kg categories. Japan

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Cadet World Championships, Miami 2013

The 2013 Cadet World Championships started in style on Thursday as four champions were crowned on the opening day of the competition at the sun-soaked Doral Legends Ballroom in Miami. The girls -40kg and -44kg categories were in action on day one along with the boys -50kg and -55kg categories. All eyes