Judo

The martial art created by Jigoro Kano in Japan in the late nineteenth century and based upon JuJutsu. The name means the "gentle way" and is a modern martial art and combat sport, that has become an Olympic Sport.

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What are the judo martial arts levels?

Judo uses a typical ranking system for Gendai budo martial arts. There are six kyu ranks and ten dan ranks. Progression is from 6th to 1st kyu, and then from 1st to 10th dan. Colored belts include the white belt (6th kyu), yellow belt (5th kyu), orange belt (4th kyu), green belt (3rd kyu), blue belt (2nd kyu), and brown belt (1st kyu). Black belts are used from 1st to 5th dan, red and white belts from 6th to 8th dan, and solid red belts for 9th and 10th dan. Currently, the 10th dan is no longer officially awarded to anyone.

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How many people in the world practice judo?

About 30 million judo players world wide.

Where 8 million is in Japan, 600.000 in France and 200.000 i Russia.

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Where is Judo taught?

Judo is taught in Dojos

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What is the name for a judo mat?

Tatame

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How did judo start?

It was derived from Jui Jistu and evolved from a self defence, into a sport.

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Is judo a Chinese martial art?

Judo was created in Japan by Jigoro Kano, a man of small stature, in 1882.

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Who plays judo?

People don't "play" judo, people "do" judo

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What does judo mean?

The word "judo" which originates from the Japanese language, means "the way of yielding." Do is commonly found in martial arts names because it means 'the way.' It is often translated as the 'gentle way'. That is not connotatively accurate.

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How long should it take to get a black belt in shodakan karate?

Depends upon the dojo and the organization. Most places have a minimum three year period to get a black belt. In my style of karate the average runs somewhere between four and five years.

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How many players are in a judo team?

50000000

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Where was judo invented?

judo was invented in japan by Jigoro Kano

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What are the rules for judo?

no kicking, no punching, no contact with the face. I think those are only a few

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How does the belt go on a 6-cylinder?

go to auto zone and they will print out a diagram for free

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What grade is a junior yellow belt?

Yellow comes after the white belt. It is 2nd

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Why do judo people wear white suits and white trousers?

in judo competitions on judoka wears white and one blue so the referee knows who's who.

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Where does Judo rank in worldwide sports participation?

According to the National Sports Study II, conducted in 1992, Judo ranks as 69th in the United States.

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How do you get to orange belt in judo?

I am currently an orange belt in judo and I have been training for a long time. to get one you need to train hard and go to gradings.

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Which country does judo originate from?

Judo originates from Japan.

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Who created judo?

Proffesor Jigoro Kano founded the Kodocan school of Judo in 1883 in Tokyo Japan.

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When was judo invented?

Judo was invented by Jigero Kano in the late 19th century.

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What's a judo attacker called in Japanese?

The person executing the technique is called "tori", or taker. Uki is the person getting the technique performed upon them.

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How many different colour belts are there in judo?

27 pretty sure heard it from wikipedia

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How thick are judo mats?

Judo matts are at least 2 inches thick

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What is a judo studio called?

dojo

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In judo what is the lowest ranking belt?

white

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