All Japan Judo Championships Fukuoka - Event

All Japan Judo Championships Fukuoka

  • Date: 2 Apr 2016 - 3 Apr 2016
  • Place: Fukuoka, Japan
  • Type: National Championships
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20150826_final_73_IJF_ONO, Shohei (JPN) - NAKAYA, Riki (JPN)7

Ami Kondo and Shohei Ono stand their man at All Japan

3 Apr 2016 10:25

What are the implications for the athletes who failed to win the All Japan Championships? We know some are protected, so we don’t expect Masashi Ebinuma who won a bronze medal won’t make it to the Olympics, but one thing is clear Ami Kondo, Misato Nakamura, Shohei Ono and Takanori Nagase confirmed their leading role and will acting at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Read more

20131201_Tokyo_HARASAWA, Hisayoshi (JPN) - SHICHINOHE, Ryu (JPN)1

Hisayoshi Harasawa defeats Ryu Shichinohe at all Japan Judo Championships

2 Apr 2016 11:05

Some big surprises at the All Japan Championships this weekend in Fukuoka. In the men’s U90kg Daiki Nishiyama defeated Mashu Baker. Baker is the World Championships bronze medallist of Astana in 2015. Baker is ranked 4th in the World Ranking, Nishiyama 11th, so a decision has to be made by the technical staff of the All Japan Judo Federation. Read more

2016 Kaori Matsumoto (4)

All Japan Judo Championships essential for Rio qualification

2 Apr 2016 10:35

This weekend the All Japan Championships take place, it will be the decisive qualification event for the Olympic Games in Japan. All top athletes are sharp to win this championship to get the ticket for Rio. Different than other Olympic years some of the top athletes are protected, to prevent the mistakes made in the 2012 qualification. In Fukuoka all top athletes come together. Read more