News

The latest Judo News offered by JudoInside.com

Grand Prix in Olympic City of Montreal

19 Feb 2019 10:25

   Canada Judo
judocanada_gp_ad_310x310

In July 2019, Canada will welcome its first ever Grand Prix. Before that, the IJF visited northern Canada and Montreal to learn more about the challenges faced by an important player in the judo world.

The IJF Team visited the great north of Canada to discover that judo was practiced among the most isolated communities. They went to Montreal, where the IJF will host a Grand Prix in July 2019, and met with the passionate judoka Sarah Mazouz and legends of the sport such as Antoine Valois-Fortier.

Check Judo for the World in Canada and book your tickets to the Grand Prix in Montreal.

Related judoka and events

Related Judo Photos

  • Antoine Valois-Fortier (CAN) - Grand Prix Montreal (2019, CAN) - © Canada Judo
  • Jessica Klimkait (CAN) - Grand Prix Montreal (2019, CAN) - © Canada Judo
  • Christa Deguchi (CAN) - Grand Prix Montreal (2019, CAN) - © Canada Judo

Related Judo Videos

Related Judo News

judocanada_gp_ad_310x310

Canadian athletes eager to stand out at Grand Prix Montreal

2 Jul 2019 09:20

Almost a year before the start of the Olympic Games in Tokyo, on July 5-7, the world’s best judokas will be gathered at the Maurice-Richard Arena for the Montreal Grand Prix. As part of the Olympic qualification process, 49 Canadian athletes will have a chance to score valuable points, and they’ll do it in front of a home crowd, a precious asset for them. Read more

20190426_panlima_rb_6575_etienne_briand_antoine_valois_fortier

Canadians strike at second day in Lima

27 Apr 2019 06:10

The Canadian team had an incredible day at the Pan American Championships in Lima (Peru), where they won a total of six medals on Friday: two gold, two silver and two bronze. Read more

20190406_ijf_antalya_gs_81_final_luka_maisuradze

Georgian youngster Luka Maisuradze makes his mark

6 Apr 2019 19:25

Georgian rookie Luka Maisuradze provided Georgia with gold on day two as he beat fellow young gun and Tel Aviv Grand Prix bronze medallist Christian Parlati (ITA) in the U81kg final. Maisuradze threw with an o-soto-gari which the world number 33 initially resisted but the Georgian kept driving and finished the technique to win his first IJF gold medal. Read more

20181117_hve_gp_thehague_action_241a2836_emmanuel_nartey

Athletes from all over the world in Antalya

5 Apr 2019 21:05

For some athletes the Grand Prix in Antalya is one of the highlights of the season in advance, some use it as their preparation for other more important events. At the second day of the Grand Prix athletes from all around the globe will fight. The IJF spoke the athletes from Canada until Australia, all present in the Turkish touristic city. Read more

20190330_tbilisi_ijf_gs_final_81_de_wit_frank_cavelius_timo

Frank de Wit rediscovers the taste of gold

30 Mar 2019 17:10

Former World number one Frank De Wit of the Netherlands won his country’s second gold medal of the day with a professional performance against number 108 Timo Cavelius (GER). De Wit went for broke in early exchanges before settling down and establishing his dominance as first-time IJF finalist Cavelius struggled to threaten the Dutch star. Read more

Judo birthday

Result City Date
1Fukuoka7 Apr
1Düsseldorf22 Feb
1Osaka2018
1Jakarta2018
3Fukuoka2018
Result City Date
1Montreal5 Jul
2Fukuoka7 Apr
1Paris9 Feb
7Guangzhou2018
1Baku2018

Partners

First description Second description Third description Four description