In December, Quisamo’s sports and youth secretary, Isis das Chagas, and the president of the Rio de Janeiro state’s judo federation, Jusini Costa, will meet to discuss the expansion of a calendar, including municipalities in the championship circuit. Federation’s.Photo: Disclosure.
Published 11/17/2021 19:45 | Updated 11/17/2021 19:46
QUISSAMÃ – On December 1st at 2 pm, Isis das Chagas, the sports and youth secretary of Quisamy, and the president of the Judo Federation of Rio de Janeiro State, Jussini Costa, will meet to discuss the preparation of a calendar, the municipality in the federation championship circuit including. The meeting was arranged this Tuesday (16), during a meeting between the Secretary of the Federation, Jorge Coutinho’s Néclio Norte, and the event manager. Orlando Jr., president of the Judo Federation’s Néclio Norte, will also participate.
The intention is to include the municipality of Quesamo in the official program calendar of the Judo Federation, and to resume the practice of the sport in the municipality. The federation, which is undertaking a project to expand and spread the sport in the interior, has already indicated the possibility of donating an official mat for competitions and training, which will be installed at the Walth Mille Pesanha Polysports Gym , which will be assessed by the events of the Federation. “Great” as manager.
According to Jorge Coutinho, the federation understands that judo is a martial art with great potential for development in the state of Rio, especially in the interior, where sports centers can be established for the training of athletes. Of all the individual sports played at the Olympics, judo is the one that brought Brazil the most medals. There are 22 in total, with four gold, three silver and 15 bronze. However, of these, Rio de Janeiro “conquered” only three: bronze, with So Paulo Luiz Onmura, a flamengo athlete, in 1984, in Los Angeles (USA); Bronze with Flavio Canto, born in the United Kingdom, but living in Rio in Athens (Greece); and gold with Rafaela Silva in Rio in 2016.
For Sports and Youth Secretary, Isis das Chagas, Quisamy has a great perspective on judo. “We are evaluating the partnership for next year. Although we already have a plan, we are very interested in what the Judo Federation has to offer. We will evaluate whatever is in place for the development and promotion of the sport”, The secretary guessed.