The Mascot of the EC, the Hungarian dog (vizsla) wearing judogi received its name. The organisers with the help of Sport TV asked the fans to give name to the Mascot. The LOC received more than 200 ideas, according to these, the dog’s name is: Judoggy.
The European Judo Union (EJU) is celebrating its 65 th anniversary this year and the Hungarian Judo Association (MJSZ) organise together Hungary’s most prestigious sport event of 2013, the adidas Judo European Championships between 25 and 28 April in the Papp László Budapest Sportaréna. 410 athletes representing 42 countries.