The widely popular IJF Grand Slam makes a return to its origin for the first time in two years. Judo Grand Slam Tokyo 2022 is scheduled to be held this December 3rd.
Judo Grand Slam Tokyo is the international premier judo competition. It is held in judo’s origin country Japan, under the authorization of the International Judo Federation (IJF). The event is a part of the World Tour Grand Slam series.
Following a two-year absence, the Judo Grand Slam Japan event has been announced once again. After five years of absence, the event will be held in Tokyo again this year. The event will feature competitions on both men’s and women’s discipline.
A purse pool of €154,000 has been officially announced for this year’s Grand Slam Tokyo. Over 250 judokas from 48 different nations will be participating in the prestigious judo competition. We have compiled a list of important information on the upcoming two day long international judo event below.
When will the event be held?
- Date: December 3, 2022
- Time: 07:30 p.m. ET
The upcoming 2-day long Judo Grand Slam Tokyo will begin this December 3, 2022. The first-day preliminary block events will begin at 07:30 p.m. ET.
Judo Grand Slam Tokyo 2022 Schedule:
|December 3, 2022||Men: -73kg, -81kg, -90kg||Preliminary Block||07:30 p.m.|
|Women: -57kg, -63kg, -90kg||Final Block||01:30 a.m.|
|December 4, 2022||Men: -60kg, -66kg, -100kg, +100kg||Preliminary Block||09:00 p.m.|
|Women: -48kg, -52kg, -78kg, +78kg||Final Block||03:30 a.m.|
Judo Grand Slam Tokyo 2022 Venue:
- Venue: Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium
- Location: Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo’s one of largest sporting complex, Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium will host the upcoming event. It is located near Sendagaya in Shibuya, Tokyo.
Where to Watch the event on TV?
The Judo Grand Slam Tokyo doesn’t have any official tv broadcast partnership. Therefore, the event won’t be available to watch on TV.
Where to Live Stream Judo Grand Slam Tokyo 2022?
- IJF Live
- Official IJF YouTube Channel
Important matches and playoff events of the upcoming Judo Grand Slam Tokyo will be live streamed on IJF Live. In addition, live streams will be available on the official IJF YouTube channel.