About The U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee

Lake of the Ozarks Judo Club

163 S. Hwy 5
Camdenton, Missouri 65020

Club Description

Athletes who are blind or have vision impairments compete under the rules of the International Judo Association at the Paralympic Games, with the exception of a mat that has different textures to mark zones and the competition area.Competitors must attack, defend, and maintain balance during a match in order to score points by using certain attack and counterattack techniques. Paralympic judo competition is open to male and female athletes who are blind/visually impaired.

Primary Contact

Joseph Cooney

Disability Groups Served

  • Visual Impairment

Organization Type

  • Sport Program

Program Types Offered

  • Competitive
  • Recreational

Programs Open To

  • Adults
  • Veterans Active Duty Military Personnel
  • Youth

Programs Specific to Military Personnel & Veterans

  • No

Sports Offered

  • Judo