World U21 Championships Marrakech - Event

World U21 Championships Marrakech

  • Date: 16 Oct 2019 - 19 Oct 2019
  • Place: Marrakech, Morocco
  • Type: World Junior Championship
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Prevent weight cuttting for young athletes

1 Feb 2019 21:05

This week the IJF announced that the categories U55kg and U44kg will be cancelled in all competitions, effective at the first Junior European Cup in St. Petersburg. Sports Dietician Amelie Rosseneu advices some points to consider. Read more

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Big difference between calendrical age and physical maturity

31 Jan 2019 09:50

This week the IJF announced that the categories U55kg and U44kg will be cancelled in all competitions, effective immediately. The reason for this decision remains unclear, but rumors say that it is done for the safety of the athletes; to prevent cases of athletes who cut too much weight for a long period of time to be able to stay in the lightest weight category. Read more