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Rio 2016 Judo Qualification System

7th February 2014

The IJF have published the Olympic Qualification System for judo for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

The Qualification period runs from 30 May 2014 - 29 May 2016. The 2016 Olympic participants will be based on the IJF World Ranking List dated 30 May 2016.

Download the Qualification system from the link below.

The system ensures that the worlds very best judoka will compete, and yet there will be over 120 nations represented in the Olympic Judo Event.

Good luck to all the athletes, coaches and federations competing on the IJF Tour through the qualification period. See you in Rio!

Judospace advised the British Judo Association on the strategy to qualify for the Olympic Games.

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Sarah Menezes, Olympic Champion from Brazil

Rio 2016 Olympic qualification system for judo

The Olympic Games are for the world and all nations must be admitted to them.
Baron Pierre de Coubertin

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