Elite sport in Lezha already is taking a much broader dimension making this city participant in many important events both domestically and in the Balkan, European and Olympic Championships, its sportsmen being representatives of Albania and honoring the sports club where they train.
This new sport in Lezha, which under the leadership of Albania Campion and the coach of this sport Altin Përgjergji, is making Lezha recognized as a city of sports in a national level. Judo is exercised in the town of Lezha since 2000 and has seen many major achievement while team coach Altin Pergjergji has been the national champion for 10 consecutive years, defending the title till 2011. He has won several awards at international matches in Italy, Macedonia, Croatia, Kosovo, Turkey, Greece, Montenegro, etc.. He started this road very young age and then continued with training in Italy, where he received diplomas and degrees signed by great masters of Judo in Italy Silvano Gabotti and Angelo Boschetti.
Classification of the team in years
03/13/2004 - National Champions for children age 10-12 years
04/17/2004 - 12-14 years old age cadet national champion and third place for young people ages 15-18 years old
05/20/2006 - National Champions for ages 12-14 years
11/03/2007 - National Champions for ages 8-10 years
01/06/2008 - National Champion for ages 12-14 years
04/26/2008 - Champions Cup "Anton Shkoza" for young
14/06/2009 - Second place for young national championship
04/06/2012 - Champion of Albania Cadet category.