JudoInside - Judo countries - Bhutan
Bhutan celebrated the inauguration of the first purpose-built judo dojo in the country, on 9th October 2021. Due to the pandemic, the inauguration was conducted online, with participants attending from Bhutan, Japan, India and Europe. President Kazuo Ichino of the Kobe Bhutan Friendship Association expressed his happiness when seeing the new dojo. Ngawang Namgyel, who participated at the Tokyo 2020 Games as Bhutan’s first judo Olympian, spoke about his experience on the big stage and his judo journey in the future.
Ngawang Namgyel - Idol