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Judo

Pajulahti Games is an open judo competition, which is intended for the intellectually disabled and judokas with special needs. Athletes will be placed in divisions according to gender (male/female), age, weight class and ability level.

Special Needs Judo is aimed at people who have a special need for support, regarding for example movement, understanding, speech production, sensory activities, settling in to a large group or who for some reason need more time to learn things. 

This year’s judo tournament is for the first time an official Open European Special Needs Tournament and it is orgaised in cooperation with the Special Needs Judo Union.

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