Judo History

Judo is an Olympic sport which was started in 1882 by Master Professor Jigoro Kano of Japan. It was first played in the Olympics Games in 1964 Tokyo Games. Since then Judo has gone trendemous growth and dynamic in techniques and rules. Currently Judo is one of the Olympics cleanest sport.  Judo is a sport that uses hand, hip, feet and legs and ground grappling techniques. An opponent uses the power of the opponent to break opponents balance for a throw. Scoring depends on the landing of the opponent.

In the world scenes is governed by International Judo Federation with its headquarters in Budapest Hungary. The current President is Mr Marius Vizer of Hungary.