Fantastic day for the home crowd on day two of the Judo Grand Prix in Croatia

19 July 2022
 Fantastic day for the home crowd on day two of the Judo Grand Prix in Croatia

More great action was on display on the second day of the Judo Grand Prix in the Croatian capital, Zagreb.

 At the official opening ceremony,  Tomo Medved, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Croatia, gave a speech, alongside Laszlo Toth, Vice President of the International Judo Federation and President of the European Judo Union.

Also present was Sanda Čorak, Education Director of the International Judo Federation and President of the Croatian Judo Federation.

 They witnessed a special demonstration by the Judo Club for Persons with Disabilities FUJI.

In the competition, in the under -63kg category, Canada’s Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard had a phenomenal day, taking her second World Tour title.