CALENDAR CHANGES

Important news regarding the forthcoming Veteran European Judo Championships 2017, these championships have been moved from Athens and will now be staged in Zagreb. The date remains the same, simply a different capital city.

15-18 June / Veteran European Judo Championship / Zagreb (CRO) 

The new outlines for this championships will be published as soon as possible.

There have also been changes for the European Judo Open in Minsk. The tournament will take place in July and not in June as originally planned. 

22-23 July / European Judo Open / Minsk (BLR)

OTC in MinskOTC in Minsk

Immediately after the EJOpen the OTC will take place in Minsk. 

24-29 July / EJU OTC / Minsk (BLR)

After the Grand Slam in Yekaterinburg (19-May 21-May) there will be a training camp but this has now been upgraded to a EJU Training Camp.

22-25 May / EJU Training Camp / Yekaterinburg RUS 

It was planned to host the OTC in Russia but this has now been moved to Porec. In June the Judo elite will go to the Adrian sea as was the case last year. 

12-18 June / EJU OTC / Porec (CRO)

Together with the OTC the 4th Edition of the Judo Festival will be also in Porec. This year we can promise a lot of highlights. 

  • Kids & Family
  • U16
  • Improve Your Club Seminar
  • Kata Kodokan Seminar
  • "Self Defense" Seminar
  • Women Judo Get Together 

More detailed information about the Judo Festival will be provided soon.

 

Events


News

MINSK GIVES DIRECTIONS TO BUDAPEST

07/23/2017 | 06:17 pm | in
MINSK GIVES DIRECTIONS TO BUDAPEST     The second and final day of the European Judo Open Minsk 2017 ended in perfect theme. Both, Yahor VARAPAYEU (-90kg) and Uladzislau TSIARPITSKI (+100kg) of Belorussia attained gold today whom of the latter did not only closed the show by winning... Read more

POSITIVE FEEDBACKS AHEAD OF THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

07/22/2017 | 07:21 pm | in
POSITIVE FEEDBACKS AHEAD OF THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS The opening part of the European Judo Open Minsk 2017 delivered a rather ecstatic day of judo. As established before, not only high quantity but real quality was on offer to our audience. The primary aim for all elites to visit Minsk was to... Read more

MINSK TO PRETEST AHEAD OF THE WORLDS

07/16/2017 | 09:21 pm | in
MINSK TO PRETEST AHEAD OF THE WORLDS The World Judo Championships is fast approaching with the final opportunity for more world ranking points coming up this weekend during the European Judo Open Minsk 2017. The total number of 467 athletes entered from 49 different nations. The... Read more

GERMANY ENLISTS HELP FROM BRITAIN ON WAY TO VETERAN TEAM SILVER

06/18/2017 | 05:54 pm | in
GERMANY ENLISTS HELP FROM BRITAIN ON WAY TO VETERAN TEAM SILVER In Zagreb, there was no “Brexit”, but a “Brentry” when British competitor Mark Taylor joined the German men’s team TM 40 on Sunday and helped them to win the silver medal. On the last day of the Veteran European... Read more

FROM RUSSIA WITH AMBITION

06/16/2017 | 07:12 pm | in
FROM RUSSIA WITH AMBITION Valeriy Merenkov, Dmitry Elagin and Grigory Garyants added three gold medals to Russia’s medal haul on day two of the Veteran European Championships 2017 in Zagreb. All of them are former competitive judoka and have been successful at the... Read more

PLEASURE AND PERSEVERANCE PUSH TULLIO TO TITLE

06/15/2017 | 10:20 pm | in
PLEASURE AND PERSEVERANCE PUSH TULLIO TO TITLE Yves Tullio of France has been on the tatami since he was a little boy and he still loves the sport he has dedicated his life to. “I started when I was five and I never stopped. I always competed and I love it”, said the... Read more

VETERAN EUROPEANS ATTRACTS 870 PARTICIPANTS

06/11/2017 | 01:34 pm | in
VETERAN EUROPEANS ATTRACTS 870 PARTICIPANTS A total of 870 judoka from 33 countries will compete at the Veteran European Championships 2017 in Zagreb, Croatia. 741 men and 129 women will step on to the tatami June 15 to 17 at Dom Sportova. Croatia hosts the Veteran European Championships... Read more

CHALLENGERS STRUCK DOWN BY CLASSY KHALMURZAEV

05/22/2017 | 08:39 am | in
CHALLENGERS STRUCK DOWN BY CLASSY KHALMURZAEV It is perfectly possible that there was a collective sigh of relief from competitors entered in the -81kg category when they realized that world number one Alan KHUBETSOV (RUS) and world number five Aslan LAPPINAGOV (RUS) were sitting out the... Read more

GRAND SLAM GOLD FOR SPARKLING ABDULZHALILOV

05/20/2017 | 08:27 pm | in
GRAND SLAM GOLD FOR SPARKLING ABDULZHALILOV A change of location saw Russia’s Grand Slam move from Tyumen to be staged for the first time in the city of Ekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk Region. On hand to deliver gold for the home crowd on the opening day was Abdula ABDULZHALILOV (RUS) who... Read more