JUDO FOR LIFE
Judo is a sport, an art, a discipline, a hobby, a social activity, a fitness program, a method of self-defense, and a way of life. While practicing the sport, Judoka not only develop their physical skills, but also their psychological and social qualities. These attributes help them overcome obstacles and challenges that arise throughout life. Judo is a sport for all persons and all ages, and its practice makes it possible to maintain or adopt an active lifestyle.
The veteran is defined as follows: “any active judoka 30 years of age and over.’’Competitions for veterans are categorized by age and weight, according to the guidelines of the International Judo Federation: among veterans, there are 11 age categories and 7 weight categories per gender.