According to the IJF, the 2020 competition season will begin in October with the
Budapest Grand Slam and will be followed by the Tokyo Grand Slam in December. The World Judo Masters will be held at the beginning of 2021 in Doha, Qatar.
While this is a huge step towards the "new normal", the IJF is committed to the safety of the athletes, coaches, and officials.
"The health of our judo family is of the utmost importance and we will ensure that the local and global health situations will be taken into careful consideration in the planning of each event, with more details to be given in the coming weeks." - IJF Statement