What is judo?
Judo one of the form of martial arts. Judo was originally created in 1882 by Jigoro Kano as a physical, mental, and moral pedagogy in Japan. It is generally categorized as a modern martial art which later evolved into a combat and olympic sport. Its most prominent feature is its competitive element, where the objective is to either throw or takedown an opponent to the ground. Strikes and thrusts by hands and feet as well as weapons defenses are part of judo. A judo practitioner is called a judoka.