Judo was an optional sport at the Commonwealth Games when the sport made its debut in Auckland in 1990 before a return in 2002 Manchester, England and 2014 Glasgow, Scotland. Judo is now a compulsory sport and will return to the Games program in Birmingham in 2022.
Australia has won 18 medals – 2 gold, 3 silver and 13 bronze medals in Judo competition at the Games.
The governing body for Judo in Australia is Judo Australia.
September 13, 2019
With support from Commonwealth Games Australia, Judo Australia has announced the establishment of three national Performance Hubs in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney.