Judo Rules

In 1899, Kano was asked to chair a Dai Nippon Butoku Kai committee to develop the first formal competition rules for Jujutsu. These rules should cover competitions between various traditional Jujutsu schools and Kodokan Judo practitioners. The competitions lasted 15 minutes and were judged on the basis of Nage Waza and Katame Waza, with the […]