Tokyo 2020 – Paralympic Judo

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Tokyo 2020 – Paralympic Judo

Posted: 17/08/2021

With just one week to go until the Paralympic Games return to the home of Judo in Japan, we take a look at the fantastic sport that is Paralympic Judo.

What is Paralympic Judo?

Paralympic judo has been part of the Summer Paralympic Games since 1988 with the sport designed for visually impaired competitors. Watch this video to find out more:

ParalympicsGB @ Tokyo 2020

This year ParalympicsGB will be sending a team of four to compete at the Games in Tokyo:

Jack Hodgson (+100kg)

Chris Skelley (-100kg)

Elliot Stewart (-90kg)

Daniel Powell (-81kg)

When:

27th – 29th August

Where:

Nippon Budokan

Where Can I Watch It:

Channel 4 will host 16 live streams on its Paralympics Microsite, showing over 1,000 hours from across the Games.

 

Photo Credit paralympics.org.uk