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Judobond to select, among others, Of an End, and Franssen for

The selection committee of the Dutch judobond Friday Noël van ‘t End, Juul Franssen, Tornike Tsjakadoea, Frank White, and Michael Grit has been appointed to the board of the netherlands olympic COMMITTEE is going to propose at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, japan.

Of the End opening in the class to 90 kg), Franssen (-63 kg), Tsjkadoea (-60 kg) and The White (-81 kg) and Grain (-100 kg) and should be on the 2nd of June to comply with the international standards for training and qualification.

For the world champion as Of the End of The White, it will be their second Games after Rio de Janeiro in 2016. Franssen, Tsjkadoea and Grain to prepare for their olympic debut.

“We as a committee have made use of the opportunity to be in an early stage for athletes to point to,” says the director of the sports Tjaart Kloosterboer, the judobond in a press release.

“It’s going to be the weight classes in which one opponent is compliant with the international requirements, and the two of cups, in which, although the two judoka’s at the moment, but the selection committee and the olympic coaches have been unanimous in.”

Savelkouls, in the normal course in the process of

Tessie Savelkouls, according to the judobond in the normal course of the process at the time, but she came into last weekend with a serious knee injury at the Grand Slam in Paris, it is still a while off.

“One of the principles behind the selection is that there is no injured athletes to point to it. The exact impact of the injury on Tessie are still not clear, so it doesn’t sit there,” said Kloosterboer.

The judobond will take until may for a decision, which of the opponent’s bondsbestuur with the Dutch sports federation NOC*NSF is proposing for the Olympics in different weight classes, and then, among others, Henk Grol (+100 kg) should be considered. The international kwalificatietraject ends on the 30th and 31st of may and the World Masters.

The international requirement is to participate in Tokyo, is a place to be for the best, eighteen at the olympic league table, truncate-on-one athletes from each country. The judotoernooi of the Games will take place from 25th July to 1st August.

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The Dutch athletes are in the Olympic Games in Tokyo

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