JUDO UNITES WITH SERGIO OLIVEIRA

Starting today, we will be sharing a weekly workout series from our EJU Expert, Sergio Oliveira who also contributed greatly during the online Judo Festival. These videos will look at exercises to practice movements in judo. You can look forward to three fantastic workout videos every Thursday.  #EuropeanJudo #JudoUnites

25 June 2020

JUDO FESTIVAL WITH SERGIO OLIVEIRA

EJU Expert, Sergio Oliveira, is usually one of the foremen of the annual Judo Festival, but this year due to the pandemic, has come through for us all online. At the heart of the Judo Festival is the Family Camp which hosts families from across Europe, welcoming both the children…

23 June 2020

NEW TEACHERS AT THE HELM OF KATA CLASSES IN JUDO FESTIVAL

Heading in to the third week of the Judo Festival Online, we see some new faces on the Kata timetable. In the previous weeks we have had EJU expert, Wolfgang Dax-Romswinkel take the reigns and provide a number of classes, both educational and practical.  This week, we are lucky enough…

22 June 2020

WEALTH OF CONTENDERS BATTLING FOR MIDDLEWEIGHT CROWN

When Sagi MUKI (ISR) won the -81kg at the world championships in Tokyo last year he became Israel’s first ever male world champion. The celebrations were understandably epic. But, before one gets too carried away, it is well noting that only once in the last 20 years has anyone in…

22 June 2020

SUCCESSFUL ONLINE JUDO FESTIVAL IN FULL SWING

We may have been deprived of the beauty Croatia has to offer this summer due to the pandemic, but all has not been lost as the EJU have taken the Judo Festival online.  The Judo Festival 2020 was forced online due to the current health crisis however, it has proven…

17 June 2020

NEW PRESIDENT FOR SWISS JUDO FEDERATION

The Swiss Judo Federation elected a new board on the 6th of June 2020. The newly elected President is bronze medallist of the 2008, Beijing Olympic Games and the most successful Swiss judoka, Sergei Aschwanden. The 44 year-old Aschwanden shared his vision for the future; We have lost more than…

17 June 2020

KATA WORLD CHAMPION CONTINUES LIVE EDUCATION

Kata European and World Champion, Wolfgang Dax-Romswinkel will continue with the online Kata classes which have been executed in the absence of the Judo Festival in Porec, Croatia this year. So far, the Kata classes have been successful in attracting more and more judoka, allowing them to gain a greater…

15 June 2020

#JUDOHELPS - HOW TWO JUDOKA DEAL WITH THE PANDEMIC IN PORTUGAL

Diogo Lima is a family doctor in a primary care unit in the national health system. In addition to the regular activity of a family doctor, in this unit he is responsible for some initiatives in the area of promoting physical activity and physical exercise for people with some diseases,…

13 June 2020

SABRINA FILZMOSER CELEBRATES TURNING 40

The recipient of the first ever IJF Fair Play Trophy, Sabrina Filzmoser marked her 40th birthday today. As the eldest IJF medallist on the circuit, grabbing a bronze medal last year in the Budapest Grand Prix, this is an incredible feat. Such a lengthy career as a sportsperson in the…

12 June 2020

EJU REFEREEING DIRECTOR ALEXANDR JATSKEVICH GOES LIVE

As part of the EJU Online Judo Festival, our Refereeing Director, Mr Alexandr Jatskevich will be going live this evening at 18:00 (CEST). Along with our many other practical sessions including kids classes with Sergio Oliveira; yoga with Joyce Malley and Kata with a variety of experts including Wolfgang Dax-Romswinkel,…

11 June 2020

JUDO FESTIVAL KIDS TIMETABLE WITH SERGIO OLIVEIRA

Tomorrows Online Judo Festival classes will kick start with EJU Expert, Sergio Oliveira.  For six consecutive days, between the 8th and 13th of June, Sergio will be providing classes for children in the morning beginning at 10am (WET/GMT). The classes will last for 45 minutes, starting with a short, 10…

7 June 2020

EJU TAKES ANNUAL JUDO FESTIVAL ONLINE

We may have been deprived of the beauty Croatia has to offer this summer due to the pandemic, but all has not been lost as the EJU have taken the Judo Festival online.  Starting this week on Saturday 6th of June, the first session will focus on mobility with expert,…

6 June 2020

EUROPEAN OLYMPIC COMMITTEE PRESIDENT KOCIJANČIČ DIED AGED 78

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of EOC President Janez Kocijančič, following illness. It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of EOC President Janez Kocijančič, following illness. “On behalf of the European Judo Family I express our deepest condolences to the…

4 June 2020

JUDO ONLINE INTERNATIONAL TRAINING IS GREAT SUCCESS

Judo Online is an international, live training session initiative led by the Ichiban Judo Club and household name, multiple European Champion and World medallist, Kirill Denisov. The project is supported by the European Judo Union during this time of a worldwide pandemic. On behalf of the Ichiban Judo Club, we…

3 June 2020