When Reality is Brighter Than a Dream – Bavuudorj Baasankhuu (MGL)

Written by Nicolas Messner on 19. May 2024 Photographs by Nicolas Messner, Emanuele Di Feliciantonio, Tamara Kulumbegashvili As editors of the International Judo Federation, we have a duty to hide behind the stories we tell. It must be said that it is not very...

Qi Cai: Through Judo I Find Personal Freedom

Written by Jo Crowley on 08. May 2024 Photographs by Gabriela Sabau, Emanuele Di Feliciantonio Throughout this Olympic qualification period there has been a strong presence from the Chinese women’s team and just recently, in Dushanbe, the men have also made a return...

An Baul: Paris, the Games and Choi Min-Ho

Written by Jo Crowley on 08. Feb 2024 Photographs by Gabriela Sabau, Emanuele Di Feliciantonio, Lars Moeller Jensen An Baul (KOR) has become something of a judo icon, with fans all over the world eager to see him compete, either online through JudoTV or in person at a...