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Well how about that? I graded in Judo on the 3rd of March! I got my Red belt and I’m really happy about it.
I’ve only been doing Judo now since just before Christmas (once a week and twice a week since the New Year) but in that time it’s become very important to me. 696 more words

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Return of the King

Hi Guys & Girls,

Has it really been 5 days since I posted? Wow, I really am in a funk at the moment. Stress with ill children and life in general have been keeping me occupied. 592 more words

Martial Arts


Majlinda Kelmendi regained her European title in Kazan. The Kosovar super woman defeated French Olympic medallist Priscilla Gneto in the final by ippon. In the semi final she defeated French most likely Olympian in this weight class Annabelle Euranie. 295 more words


BULETIN DE STIRI: Ciclism, tenis, judo, atletism

* Duminica incepe editia a 52-a a Turului ciclist al Turciei (care, cand noi organizam editia jubiliara, 50, a Turului Romaniei era pe la 47, ii inveti si te depasesc), cursa fiind transmisa la Eurosport. 435 more words

Skillful Entry into Newaza - Transitions

This post is mostly about judo shiai, or competition rules.

There are four ways to get an ippon in judo – three of them are on the ground. 748 more words


Qui Est Gene LeBell?

I was checking my Bookface feed when I came across an article that mma.tv did on Gene LeBell.  Who is he?  Watch and learn:

Paul Lazenby… 79 more words


Acute subdural hematoma in judo player with repeated head injuries.

Acute subdural hematoma (ASDH) is the most important cause of severe head injuries occurring during judo practice in Japan. Repeated head injuries have been reported as a cause of fatal ASDH, though the mechanism remains unknown. 197 more words