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Judo

FocusGrappling
HardnessFull contact
Country of originJapan Japan
CreatorJigoro Kano
Famous practitionersTsunejiro Tomita, Theodore Roosevelt, Shiro Saigo, Mitsuo Maeda, Kyuzo Mifune, Keiko Fukuda, Masahiko Kimura, Gene LeBell, Gokor Chivichyan, Anton Geesink, Yasuhiro Yamashita,Neil Adams, Hidehiko Yoshida,David Douillet, Kosei Inoue,Teddy Riner, Ann Maria Rousey DeMars, Jimmy Pedro, Vladimir Putin, Ronda Rousey
ParenthoodVarious koryū Jujutsu schools, principally Tenjin Shin'yō-ryūand Kito-ryū
Descendant artsBrazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Kosen Judo,Sambo, Nippon Kempo
Olympic sportSince 1964 (men) and 1992 (women)
Official websiteInternational Judo Federation (IJF)
The Kodokan