On Saturday, the 26th of May the Hungarian Judo Association held its re-election meeting at the Hungarian Sport House. Membership unanimously strengthened Dr. László Tóth, who has been leading the sport association since 1998.

Depsite leading the Hungarian Judo Association (HJA) for decades, Dr. Toth Laszlo is also completing his duties within the EJU as General Treasury. In addition, Olympic and World Champion, Dr. Kovacs Antal was also elected to his new position as a Technical Vice-President. Dr. Toth expressed his appiciation; 

"I am highly thankful to you for your kind and affectionate letter congratulating me on promotion. Your blessings are a source of a great inspiration for me. I sincerely appreciate all members of HJA offering me repeatedly the position of president at Hungarian Judo Association. This is a viable opportunity; one that will give me a chance at considerable growth and advancement. IJF and EJU leadership ability has been essential to my professional development. Thank you again, for your guidance and support."

New HJA executive board:

Dr. László Tóth - President

Dr. Csaba András Dézsi - General Vice-President

Dr. Antal Kovács - Technical Vice-President

Dr. Gáspár Maróth - Development Vice-President

Levente Balogh - Communication and Marketing Vice-President

Dr. Zoltán Jernei - Financial Vice-President

György Nagy - General Secretary