More than 800 athletes from 10 provinces and three territories are expected to participate in the Canadian Open Championships, which will be held from May 24 to 28 at Calgary’s Olympic Oval.
Louis Krieber-Gagnon and Marc Deschênes both stepped up to the second place spot on the podium Sunday at the Pan-American Open in Lima, Peru.
Antoine Bouchard is bringing home a silver medal from the Pan-American Judo Open in Lima, Peru.
The Abu Dhabi Grand Slam returned to London for the fifth and final leg of the 2016-17 season, as Alexandre Ribeiro beat Adam Wardzinski by a bow and arrow choke submission at the Gi 94kg male black belt division finals.
After winning three medals yesterday, Canada’s representatives at the Pan-American Open in Santiago, Chile finished the day in brilliant fashion on Sunday, when six Canadians took to the podium.
Antoine Bouchard was awarded the gold medal in the U66 kg category at the Pan-American Judo Open held in Santiago, Chile on Saturday.
The fifth and final leg of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam in London is shaping up to be one of UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation’s best event of the season.
Marc Deschênes climbed to the second level of the podium on Sunday at the Buenos Aires Pan American Open in Argentina.
Gordon Ryan remains The King at EBI 11, becoming the Welterweight champ as well as the Middleweight and Absolute champion at just 21 years of age.
Three Canadians took to the podium in Europe on Sunday.
Ontario’s Jessica Klimkait added a new medal to her collection on Saturday when she placed third in the U57 kg class at the European Judo Open in Oberwart, Austria.
Check out the video highlights from UAEJJF’s Sharjah International Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship from Feb. 10 to 11, 2017.
Montreal, February 12, 2017 – Kelita Zupancic pulled off a second silver medal at the prestigious Paris Grand Slam on Sunday. Once again achieving her career best, the judoka from Whitby climbed to the second level of the podium in the U70 kg category. “I think that, like any athlete, she would have preferred to
The season-opening Paris Grand Slam 2017 concluded on Sunday with the heavyweight titans of judo as judo elite reinforced their credentials while new stars were born in the theatre of judo that is the French capital.
The IJF World Judo Tour 2017 launched in style on Saturday as the Paris Grand Slam marked the start of a new campaign.
The UAE Jiu-jitsu Federation announces the fifth and final leg of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam 2016/17 season to be held in Excel London Arena on Saturday, March 18.
Posting three victories and two losses at the prestigious Paris Grand Slam, Antoine Bouchard finished fifth overall in the U66 kg group.
Olympic champions return as 2017 season launches in France
The 2017 crop of judoka is extra significant as this year’s event sees a new beginning with the launch of a new Olympic cycle towards Tokyo 2020.
Montreal’s Ecaterina Guica (U52 kg) and Saguenay’s Stéfanie Tremblay (U63 kg) both claimed bronze medals at Saturday’s European Open in Sofia, Bulgaria.
The stars of judo are on countdown to the IJF World Judo Tour 2017 launch
After months of work and consultation and after the new judo refereeing rules were revealed last December.
Day 2 of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World Tour in Abu Dhabi, was an eight-hour jiu-jitsu marathon, a true celebration of the gentle art.
Ryron and Rener Gracie breakdown some Ben Saunder’s submission victory via omoplata against Chris Heatherly, the first in UFC history.
The Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World Tour descended in Abu Dhabi for the first time in spectacular fashion as UAE players won a total of 45 medals at the first day of the competition.
The UAE Jiu-jitsu Federation (UAEJJF), the official authority for the sport of Jiu-jitsu in the United Arab Emirates, conducted the official Weigh-In today at the IPIC Arena, ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam.
Former three-division world champion Leo Santa Cruz continued to prepare for his featherweight world title rematch against Carl Frampton and hosted a Los Angeles media workout Tuesday before he headlines action on Saturday, January 28.
he Abu Dhabi Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi is shaping up to be one of UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation’s finest events, in the most prestigious and highest paid jiu-jitsu world tour, with 1564 players registered to compete at the IPIC Arena, Zayed Sports City, Abu Dhabi on 13th and 14th January.
Olympian Alexandre Émond will undertake an exciting new challenge as of today. The international multiple medallist in judo will become the new coach at Judo Canada’s National Training Centre (NTC) in Montreal for athletes under 18 years old who train there part-time.
On this second day of competition at the Judo Grand Slam Tokyo 2016 in Japan, four categories were in action: Women’s -63kg and -70kg and men’s -73kg and -81kg.
There are events that nobody wants to miss and the Tokyo Grand Slam is one of those.
What better place than Tokyo in Japan to conclude a particularly successful Olympic season for judo! After a busy and amazing year of judo, the best athletes will again be present on the tatami of the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium, from December 2-4, for the last IJF event of the 2016 calendar.