The Asian Judo Championships have kicked off in Hong Kong, captivating judo enthusiasts with exhilarating matches and displays of skill. The four-day event, which began on April 20th and will conclude on April 23rd, has attracted 272 competitors from 36 nations/regions, promising an intense battle for the championship titles.

Speech by the President of JUA Mr. AL-ANZI Obaid

To mark the commencement of the championships, the opening ceremony featured a mesmerizing performance by the renowned Chinese Drum Ensemble, setting the stage for an exciting competition ahead.

For those unable to attend the event in person, the Asian Judo Championships are being live-streamed on YouTube. Viewers can catch all the thrilling matches and cheer on their favorite athletes using the following link: 

Day-1(Elim) Mat 2 : Asian Judo Championships 2024 _ Hong Kong, CHINA

Day-2(Elim) Mat 1 : Asian Judo Championships 2024 _ Hong Kong, CHINA

With the championships still in progress, spectators are eagerly anticipating the remaining matches and the crowning of new champions in different weight categories. The event not only showcases the exceptional skill and athleticism of the judo competitors but also fosters a sense of unity and camaraderie among participants from diverse backgrounds.

The ongoing Asian Judo Championships serve as a testament to the enduring popularity and significance of the sport in the region. The event not only promotes the growth of judo but also highlights Hong Kong’s ability to host high-profile international sporting events.

As the championships continue, athletes and spectators alike eagerly await the thrilling matches that lay ahead. The Asian Judo Championships are a celebration of talent, determination, and the unifying power of sports, leaving a lasting impact on the judo community in Asia and beyond.