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2016 European U23 Tel Aviv

Plenty of tempting battles at European U23 Championships in Tel Aviv

10 Nov 2016 17:10

Equalising the record number of participating nations at U23 European Championships, the draw has been conducted in Tel Aviv, Israel. Since 1992 Israel hadn’t hosted a European Championship and this 14th edition of this U23 Europeans will host 321 athletes, the second best ever in the previous editions. Read more

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Shany Hershko looks back at best moments as coach

9 Nov 2016 15:20

This week the European Championships for judoka U23 are held in Tel Aviv. For the first time since 1992 European athletes come to Israel for a European Championships event, then in Jerusalem. In 1974 Tel Aviv was the place for the European Junior and Cadet Championships. One of the Champions was Neil Adams, the later world champion and double Olympic finalist. Read more

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Charline van Snick switches to U52kg starting in Tokyo

9 Nov 2016 09:50

Double European champion and 2012 Olympic bronze medallist Charline van Snick will switch weight category. The 26-year old Belgian fighter announced the switch on her Facebook account on Tuesday. Read more

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Order the Judo Calendar 2017 by Emmeric Le Person

7 Nov 2016 15:10

The latest product in judo is produced by Emmeric Le Person. The French photographer is a welcome photo journalist and recognizable for his typical black and white photos. Usually in the quiet zones of the warm up hall and call room. Le Person is making the best athlete pictures giving an image of the beauty of our sport. Read more

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Mistral Janssen won two national titles in 35 days

5 Nov 2016 20:00

Somewhat strange the name of Mistral Janssen at the Belgian Championships. He won the Dutch title 35 days ago and today in Herstal he took his second title in practically a month time. We of JudoInside can’t even remember a same situation, so that’s something strange. We spoke Mistral just after his gold at the Belgian Championships. Read more

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Azerbaijani Judo Federation working to get more on international tatami

5 Nov 2016 14:35

The Azerbaijani Judo Federation is keen to strengthen the squad of the women’s team. Elmar Babanli, Secretary General of the Federation said that women’s team would be able to compete in a number of categories at once. Read more

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Stephanie Inglis thinks about competitive judo again

4 Nov 2016 09:20

Likely none of us have a more startling backstory than Stephanie Inglis. Two years after she was collecting a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, this 28-year-old judoka from the Highlands knows she is simply fortunate still to be able to tell the tale. Yesterday she was happy to celebrate her birthday. Read more

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