The founder of the international sport

by Hiroyuki - Japan Licensed Guide
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He stands at the headquarter of Judo

The founder of the international sport

Jigoro Kano(1860-1938) was one of Japanese greatest men. He established the modern Judo and propagated it over the world. At the same time, he was active in education and the International Olympic Committee. The headquarter of Judo called Kodokan is located in the Bunkyo ward in Tokyo. A Judo enthusiast, the President of Russian Federation, Mr. Vladimir Putin visited Kodokan  twice in 2000 and 2016. In this institute, practice of Judo and the reference room are open to the public. If you are interested in a visit to it, I would like to make your itinerary. Why don't you join me?   

A venue called Nippon Budokan for Judo in both 1964 and 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The founder of the international sport

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30 Jun 2017

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