Judou 受動 (Japanese martial-arts)
Today about “judo”.
“Judo” is one of the traditional Japanese sports.
“Judo” has been an official Olympic event for men from Tokyo Olympic held in 1964.
Also, its event for women became an official event from 1992.
The origin of “judo” is “jujitsu” which is a traditional martial art.
Nowadays, “judo” become famous so maybe you had seen in TV.
More than 200 countries and regions are involved in “judo” federation.
As you know, the major techniques are throwing and graving.
The purpose of “judo” is not only brake the match but also train one’s body and mind.
The belts won over jackets are indicates their rank.
White is beginners, and brown is next.
Black is first to fifth grade, red and white is sixth to eighth grade.
And red is the ninth to tenth grade, which is highest grade.
In japan, there is a “judo” class in junior high school and high school.