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The British Judo Association (BJA)

The International Judo Federation (IJF)

The European Judo Union (EJU)

The Kodokan Institute

IJF Rules

IJF documents page containing a pdf of the current refereeing rules as of March 2018.

Youtube Videos

Youtube feeds with videos of judo techniques and events.

JudoScotlandTV Technical Videos with Takafumi Kitahar

Unofficial BJA Kyu grade theory by Judo Education

JudoScotland Gatherings and Masterclasses by Fergus Pirie

EJU Events

IJF Events