Israel Judo Association
As part of the large waves of the fifties, came to Israel a series of young people engaged in their respective countries judo really. These established to train judo clubs and engage him in various cities. Most of them came from under the influence of a strong French, and were entrusted with the version developed by Koaisi France. These include Roz`h Today in Tel Aviv, Morris Smdg`h Beersheba, Emil (live) Vaknin Haifa and Ashdod Shirley Aoizrt. Holland arrived Ramat Hen Yehuda Z.-Diaz, a graduate of the College PE. Haifa and Jerusalem acted Nathan Simon, rising Belgian Congo (today Zairoabd Jerusalem in cooperation with the Japanese staff of the United Nations, Coed (5th Dan) and Wolf Ravina, who learned judo when he was studying architecture in Switzerland. A little later came Dennis Hanover and Solomon Feige South Africa seat Homeland, and Edmund Buzaglo Afula and Haifa. Recreational Tel Aviv joined Capricorn Skurnik at this stage. This group of G`odoka, who became coaches in the country in the absence of any other jurisdiction and built the first generation of Israeli G`odoka. In the first stage all the club has worked in its own right.
Sixth Maccabiah, 1961 Judo was introduced for the first time, is not yet a full-fledged competitive industry. And after inserting judo Olympic Games in 1964, it was only natural to also include Jewish L"aolimfiadh ", as the organizers of the Maccabiah games wanted to see these games. Maccabiah Games held at 1965 wanted to participate in some Jewish athletes representing their countries in Tokyo - US Bergman (middleweight bronze), Ian Silver, Britain, Brazil heavyweight representative and at the same weight - Bernie Lfkofkr the United States, and there was even talk of Aaron Bogoliu- USSR " (from lightweight bronze). To do this it was necessary to establish a national judo association in Israel. Against this backdrop, established in 1965, "the Israeli Association of judo". Judo club was the center of Tel Aviv's Roz`h Todi, but made a sincere effort to give others equal status in the new organization. As a gesture of disrespect towards the elected Moshe Feldenkrais. The new association differed different sports organizations that exist in the country, major sports Slmrczi who ruled almost exclusively in sports, there was hardly any representation in it.