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28 November 2021

Shady ElNahas and Marc Deschênes taking home bronze from Abu Dhabi

Montréal, November 28, 2021 – Shady ElNahas (-100 kg) and Marc Deschênes (+100 kg) both earned a bronze medal for themselves and Canada, Sunday, on the final day of the […]
27 November 2021

Bitter defeat for Étienne Briand

Montréal, November 27 2021 – Étienne Briand was doing some soul-searching and head scratching after a disappointing performance at the Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) Grand Slam. While […]
26 November 2021

Adaptation: the critical element for Julien Frascadore’s future success

Montréal, November 26 2021 – This Friday, Julien Frascadore took part in his first Under 60kg judo bout, at the Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi, United […]
17 November 2021

NextGen Academy: Making the next generation dream

Judo Canada is proud to launch the NextGen Academy, a project that will allow 25 athletes between the ages of 13 and 16 to experience 10 […]
11 November 2021

Judo Canada and Nanka Judo, new partners until 2028

Judo Canada announces a partnership with Nanka Judo Yudanshakai, the organization that manages and organizes grassroots judo in Southern California, with the objective of providing optimal […]
7 November 2021

Silver Medallist Shady El Nahas Hungry for More

Shady El Nahas marked his return to competition with a silver medal in the under-100 kg division at the Baku Grand Slam in Azerbaijan on Sunday. However, […]
7 November 2021

François Gauthier-Drapeau Continues to Shine

By his own admission, François Gauthier-Drapeau is off to a great start this season. After a strong performance that earned him a bronze medal at the recent Málaga […]
28 October 2021

Canada’s Much-Anticipated Return to Kata

After a year and a half of being sidelined by the pandemic, several Canadians made their return to competition this week at the World Championships Kata. […]
25 October 2021

Bronze Medallist François Gauthier-Drapeau Has Big Plans for Upcoming Season

François Gauthier-Drapeau accomplished a long-held goal when he won a bronze medal in the under-81 kg category at the European Open in Málaga, Spain, on Sunday. The […]
24 October 2021

Julien Frascadore Progresses in Málaga

Julien Frascadore (under-66 kg) had a successful day on Saturday at the European Judo Open in Málaga, Spain. The Canadian ended with a record of two wins […]