The Palacios brothers enter the history of judo from Extremadura. Jorge Palacios follows in the footsteps of his brother Enrique and won the 6th dan judo red white belt last weekend, a degree available to very few in Spain and the only brothers who hold it in Extremadura.
Last Sunday a judo grade passing exam was held in Madrid and the Extremaduran teacher Jorge Palacios achieved that coveted and almost exclusive white red belt 6th give before a court of the highest qualification made up of three teachers, with the president at the helm. head, of the national kata commission, who congratulated him for his originality and good work presented.
This degree is achieved with a minimum of 35 years of uninterrupted practice and as a curiosity to note that Jorge and Enrique Palacios, with their Yudopalacios school based in Badajoz and Mérida, are the only Extremadura brothers to achieve that level of judo.