Our History

Kenya Judo Federation is the sole registered National Organization that organizes, develops and manages Judo activities in the Republic of Kenya. Judo was introduced and registered in Kenya in 1964 since it has been democratic and fair in administration and management.


In the past, our teams have won several medals and currently we are the East and Central Africa Judo Champions. 

We pride in the following after winning:

  1. 5 Gold Medals
  2. 6 Silvers
  3. 6 Bronze


In Africa  – we are number 9 out of x no of countries

World Ranking: – 

Success Stories

We had a player Joseph Momanyi now our Sports Director who qualified for the first time in Barcelona Olympics Games in 1992. With the efforts of the Current Judo administration we managed to qualify for the Rio de Janeiro Brazil Olympics last year.


We plan organise local and international events which attracts a fan base of 2000 people. We have previously hosted continental and regional events. We hosted the East and Central Cadets and Junior in 2017, and in 2018 we hosted the Senior Judo Championship


Currently we have over 40 clubs and we are targeting at least 25 clubs in each county. We have a running National and International calendar of events. 


We invite  companies and individuals to sponsor our events in which we allow show casing of products and services. During our events we attract a rich fan base of over 2000 people during local events and 6000 during international events. For more information on this contact:


We also have a National and International Budget.