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IJF extends Olympic qualification period

10 Mar 2020 19:40

   Paco Lozano / Judo y Otros
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During an extraordinary meeting of the International Judo Federation about the consequences of the COVID-19 crisis, the Executive Committee took the following three unanimous decisions to guaranty the safety of the whole judo family as well as the fairness of the sport:

- The Olympic Qualification period will be extended until 30th June 2020

- The Continental Championships planned in period until 30th April 2020 will be postponed

- All Cadet and Junior events are also cancelled until 30th April 2020

Watch the cancelled judo events so far

So far a Grand Prix in Hohhot is also scheduled in June.

The European senior Championships in Prague are held from 1 May and not cancelled for now. All other Continental Championships are postponed.

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