2016, Volume 8, Issue 2

Judoists’ tactical and technical efficiency during the World Championships in 2014 and 2015

Marek Adam1, Piotr Klimowicz2, Ryszard Pujszo3

1Department of Combat Sports, Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport
2Technical School of Bialystok
3Centre of Education in Physical Culture and Sport, Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz

Author for correspondence: Marek Adam; Department of Combat Sports, Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport; email: awfadammarek@wp.pl

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Background: The paper presents an analysis the technical-tactical preparation of judoists competing in men’s individual World Championships in 2014 and 2015. These tournaments were held in accordance with the new provisions which will also apply during the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.

Material and methods: A classification was made of the national teams prevailing in these competitions. The analysis of technical-tactical preparation was based on efficiently performed attacks, for the execution of which athletes received judges’ points.

Results: The registered attacks allowed for an evaluation of the efficiency of particular groups of throws and holds used in a judo fight and for a classification of techniques that prevailed during these competitions.

Conclusions: The collected material allows predicting the efficiency of judoists’ technical-tactical preparation during subsequent tournaments and adjusting individual training programs adapting them to the current requirements and regulations of sports combat.

Key words: dominant attacks, groups of techniques, combat sports