The National Team takes lessons from Campagna…

IJF News: Synergies between Italian coaches to refine strategy and tactics. The Judo Technical Director, Felice Mariani, invited to the Olympic Center of Ostia his Water polo’s colleague, Sandro Campagna, who has recently won the world title, for a work session attended by the judokas training for the World Cups that will


Judo and Peace in Gihanga, Burundi…

IJF News Oct 06: On Saturday, October 1st, Judo was celebrated in Gihanga, 20 km outside of the city of Bujumbura, the capital of (Gihanga Burundi).


WKF working group for the new competition rules…

WKF News: The WKF working group for the new Kumite competition rules met in Istanbul on 16th and 17th September in coincidence with the Premier League event that was also the last test event before the WKF Executive Committee will meet in Melaka (Malaysia) next 12th October to examine and approve this


XIV Pacific Games Great Success for the Pacific Games…

IJF News: We thank all the countries from the pacific region for having participated in the the judo competition (September 6-8, 2011) on the occasion of the XIV Pacific Games which were organized in Noumea, New Caledonia (France). The judo tournament, which was organized by the Ligue de Judo de Nouvelle Calédonie,


IJF’s Media Accreditation is Open

IJF News: We are pleased to inform all the media and national federations that the IJF media accreditation platform is now open for all the events until the end of 2011. We remind you, that all media have to register through the IJF media accreditation platform to get an accreditation. We also


World Cup of Matial Arts…10 countries to participate in World Cup for Martial arts

CARACAS, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) — More than 2,000 athletes from 10 countries will participate in the Martial Arts World Cup Venezuela from October 14-15, the official Venezuelan News Agency reported Monday. The tournament, organized by the Venezuelan Kenpo Federation (FVK), will be held in the sports facilities of the United Nations Park


Judo for peace in South Africa..

IJF Press Release: Johannes van der Horst has been a judo coach for more than 15 years and has been practicing judo since 1974. Yet, despite the years and the constraints, he still has the fire and the desire to convey a message through his judo teaching. Three times a week, he takes


Martial Arts: Judo, Host France got first position in team judo world championships 2011 Paris.

judo world championships 2011 Paris France, the hosts, ended the World Judo Championships in triumph on Sunday, when they won both the men’s and women’s team titles before a packed crowd at the Stade de Bercy in Paris. They defeated Brazil 3-2 in the men’s final and Japan 4-1 in the women’s


Jean-Luc Rouge elected new IJF Secretary General.

Jean Luc Rouge elected new IJF Secretary General. At 10:00 am this morning. Mr. Marius L. Vizer, the IJF President, opened the IJF congress in front of all the national federation representatives. After welcoming all the delegates and special guests, he gave the floor to Mr. Haruki Uemura, the President of All