Matsumae Judo Cup in Austria!

The Austrian Judo Federation and Tokai University are hosting the International Matsumae Cup Judo Tournament and Training Camp in Vienna, Austria. The tournament will be held on February 25 & 26, 2006, with the training camp on February 27 and March 1, 2006.

The event attracts judoka from Europe, Asia, and Oceania. This year there will be over 50 college players from Tokai University and International Budo University.

The staff at the training camp includes:

Mr. Peter Seisenbacher
1984 & 1988 Olympic Champion
1985 World Champion

Mr. Tadanori Koshino
Trainer IBU Judo Club
1991 World Champion
1992 Olympic Bronze Medalist

Mr. Kenichiro Agemizu
Co-Trainer Tokai University Judo Club
1995 & 1996 All-Japan Collegiate Champion

Ms. Hidemi Soda
Sogokeibi Hosho Judo Club
2002 All-Japan Collegiate Champion
2002 All-Japan Weight Limit Champion

Although this is an international event, we welcome club teams and individual competitors, as well as national teams to come and participate in both the tournament and training camp.

Please visit the following websites for more information and forms:

1. Austrian Judo Federation

2. Matsumae Budo Center

3. 2005 Matsumae Cup in Denmark

We hope to see you in Vienna!