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12 June 2021

Marc Deschênes Upset in First Round

Montréal, June 12, 2021 – Marc Deschênes’ day came to a quick close at the World Championships in Budapest on Saturday. Competing in the over-100 kg category, […]
11 June 2021

Shady El Nahas Had Hoped for Better than Fifth

Montréal, June 11, 2021 – Shady El Nahas came close to claiming a second medal for Canada at the World Judo Championships. On Friday, the judoka from Mississauga […]
10 June 2021

Valuable Lessons and Experience for Mohab El Nahas at First Worlds

Montréal, June 10, 2021 – As the only Canadian in action on Thursday at the World Championships in Budapest, Mohab El Nahas put in a short […]
9 June 2021

Étienne Briand Surprised Late in Fight

Montréal, June 9, 2021 – After two early wins on Wednesday at the Judo World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Étienne Briand faced a tough opponent in […]
8 June 2021

Jessica Klimkait: World Champion and Future Olympian!

Montréal, June 8, 2021 – The suspense is over! In a few weeks, Jessica Klimkait will represent Canada in the under-57 kg weight class at the […]
7 June 2021

Ecaterina Guica Plans to Bounce Back

Montréal, June 7, 2021 – Although she is still recovering from a hand injury, Ecaterina Guica was fully motivated to compete in today’s under-52 kg division […]
4 June 2021

Conquer the world, then Tokyo

The worlds will be webcast live on CBC Sports Even though they may be the world number one and two in the under 57 kg category, […]
3 June 2021

Mike Tamura to Join International Federation’s Executive Committee

Antoine Valois-Fortier Named to IJF Athletes’ Commission At the 2021 Congress of the International Judo Federation (IJF), Austria’s Marius Vizer was unanimously re-elected as head of […]
22 April 2021

May the Best Woman Win…Tokyo!

Health Ban on Fight-offs in Canada On June 8 in Budapest, Christa Deguchi and Jessica Klimkait will not only be fighting for the title of World Champion, but also, and […]
18 April 2021

Kyle Reyes Dominates to Win Gold in Guadalajara

Canadian judoka Kyle Reyes once again climbed to the top of the podium in the under-100 kg category at the Pan-American Championships in Guadalajara on Friday. He doubled […]