International Judo Federation President Mr. Marius L. Vizer said that due to COVID 19 qualification is under review. He stated that after the decision of IOC to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to 2021, the International Judo Federation is analyzing the available solutions and possibilities for defining a new qualification system.
This is for the safety and healthy participation for all and universal unrestricted participation of all countries. The maximum date to end the qualification period can be June 29,2021,he added.
All competitions until at least June 30 ,2020 continue to be suspended . This date will be revised according to the situation.
As soon as an official timeline for the world health situation will be available , IJF will revise the calander of the World Judo Tour and the Olympic qualification and will publish it.