Decision 11

Retying and arranging judogi and hair is allowed once per judoka per contest. Further occasions are penalised with shido.

Judogi and hair can be arranged once per judoka per contest. 

No athlete should use the tidying or rearranging of judogi/hair in order to get time with which to interrupt the contest. 

The correct preparation of judogi, tying the belt and arranging hair are essential and are the responsibility of each athlete.

Please note that the belt cannot be untied without the permission of the referee.

Gesture for arranging judogi

Gesture for arranging judogi