Sportjudo is a nationally known judo club situated in North Springfield, Virginia. FUJI Sports was founded by Frank Hatashita who was an eighth Dan and the Vice-President of the International Judo Federation and President of the Pan American Judo Federation. Sensei Hatashita at all times had a big effect within the Judo world and even played a crucial function in getting Judo into the Olympics.
This 12 months’s European Junior Championships takes place in Maribor, which already hosted an enormous competitors 15 years in the past – European Judo Championships for Seniors. At that time, the rebirth of Slovenian judo, which has turned a top sport in Slovenia, has begun. It is only after three years that the organization of the European Junior Championships returns to Slovenia. It is no coincidence that this yr we celebrate the 20th anniversary of the group of the first European Junior Championships in Slovenia, which was held in Ljubljana in 1997. Based mostly on the wealthy expertise and supported by great sport successes in recent years, I consider that this championships are a fantastic alternative for our young judokas to prove themselves on an European stage as soon as once more, since some of them will use this competitors as an excellent foundation for the subsequent Olympic Games.
The European Championships can be one of the highlights of the IBSA Judo calendar for 2017 with various Paralympians, including Rio medallists, anticipated to compete. This can even be the first opportunity for Britain’s VI judoka to choose up world-ranking factors in the Tokyo 2020 cycle.
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