Use the hashtag #JudoDdorf2017 to discuss the first Grand Prix of the season in Dusseldorf.

Olympic & world champions will compete in

Germany's ne-waza kingpin and L2012 Olympic bronze medallist Dimitri Peters is looking to defend his home Grand Prix title at #JudoDdorf2017 this weekend.

Which judoka's ne-waza stands out for you?
The only disability in life is a bad attitude.

#MondayMotivation | #MoreThanASport | IJF - International Judo Federation
Olympic champion Lukas Krpalek (CZE) steps up to the heavyweight division at #JudoDdorf2017. Here's his credentials:

● Olympic champion 2016
● World champion 2014
● European champion 2013 & 2014
#ThrowbackThursday The ippon that left the crowd purring in Germany 2016. Look out for Pedro Castro in Dusseldorf next week! #JudoDdorf2017
First Grand Prix of World Judo Tour 2017 will take place at the Mitsubishi Halle - Dusseldorf Germany,

Dusseldorf Grand Prix 2017

We ❤
Cheng Xunzhao's (CHN) day at #JudoParis2017

-90kg gold
-5 fights
-4 ippons
-Beat world champion Gwak (KOR)
-Beat top seed Clerget (FRA)
⬆ Now world number four

© IJF Media Team - Gabriela Sabau
Watch reaction from Varlam Liparteliani (GEO) on getting Bronze in his new weight category & maiden Grand Slam winner Frank De WIT (NED) [ Link ]

Interview Varlam LIPARTELIANI (NED) Bronze Paris GS 17

Varlam spoke to IJF about moving up to 100 Kg category, his Paris experience and more

●Courtesy ●Courage ●Honour ●Respect ●Honesty ●Modesty ●Self-control ●Friendship


© IJF Media Team - Gabriela Sabau
© IJF Media Gabriela Sabau
Ojitani wins a tight +100kg final against team mate Shichinohe. Gold and silver for Japan!

#JudoParis2017 © IJF Media Team - Jack Willingham
Asahina out attacks her Japanese team mate Yamabe to take the +78kg gold medal!

#JudoParis2017 © IJF Media Team - Jack Willingham
Japanese youngster Iida stuns the French crowd by throwing Maret with uchi mata to take -100kg gold. Incredible.

#JudoParis2017 © IJF Media Team - Jack Willingham
Tcheumeo comes though a tight -78kg final to take gold on penalties! The french crowd go wild! Japan's Sato gets the silver.

#JudoParis2017 © IJF Media Team - Jack Willingham
Cheng comes up with another brilliant osoto in an epic -90kg final! The Chinese Olympic bronze medalist throws France's Clerget two minutes into golden score to take gold!

#JudoParis2017 © IJF Media Team - Jack Willingham
Japan's Arai dominates Zupancic of Canada in the -70kg final. Throwing her for wazari and then pinning her to take gold!

#JudoParis2017 © IJF Media Team - Jack Willingham
De Wit counters Georgia's Rekhviashvili in golden score of the -81kg final! Gold for The Netherlands!

#JudoParis2017 © IJF Media Team - Jack Willingham
On est là pour encourager les Français ! Et remise de prix pour les belles fins de carrières de Lucie Louette et Bonna Pénélope ????#judoParis2017