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Embark on an exhilarating journey with ICARUS Sports as we announce our collaboration with the International Judo Federation (IJF) for 2024! 

As the anticipation builds for the upcoming Olympic Games in Paris, the spotlight on athletes preparing for this grand event intensifies. Get ready to witness the heart-pounding action and captivating stories unfold on the ‘Road to Paris’ documentary series, brought to you by ICARUS Sports.

Since its inception as an Olympic sport at the 1964 Tokyo Games, judo has captured the imagination of millions worldwide, transcending boundaries and cultures. With over 200 national federations and 5 continental unions under the umbrella of the International Judo Federation, the sport has truly become universal. In recent years, judo’s popularity has soared, fuelled by a growing interest in self-defence disciplines and powerful values.

The ‘Road to Paris’ documentary series promises to be a riveting experience for judo enthusiasts everywhere. Follow the journeys of athletes as they train, compete and strive for excellence in the lead-up to the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. Each episode, packed with 26 minutes of raw passion, adrenaline-pumping action and awe-inspiring skill, will immerse viewers in the world of judo like never before. Get ready to become familiar with terms like ‘kuzushi,’ ‘tsukuri,’ and ‘kake’ as you delve deeper into the intricacies of this martial art that is also an incredible educational tool.

Floor ten DamBusiness Development Manager at ICARUS Sports, expresses her excitement, “We are thrilled and honoured to partner with the International Judo Federation for this monumental endeavor. The Olympic Games hold immense significance for everyone involved and ICARUS Sports is no exception. Get ready to witness greatness!

The IJF Director General Vlad Marinescu added, “As we approach the Games, the road to get to Paris is filled with hard work, discipline, values and emotion. The stories add passionate colour to the elite sport competition which will prepare the spectators.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be part of this extraordinary journey. Join us as we celebrate the spirit of judo and cheer on the athletes who embody its values of discipline, respect and perseverance. The ‘Road to Paris’ documentary series promises to be an unforgettable experience for fans of all ages. Get ready to be inspired!