Judo in Australia

In 1988 Suzanne Williams became Olympic Judo Champion for Australia and Julie Reardon won bronze. But since the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games judo became more popular with bronze for Mária Pékli. Since 2000 Pekli, Daniel Kelly and Cathérine Arlove represented Australia at multple Olympics. New talents such as Joshua and Nathan Katz, Jake Bensted and Katharina Haecker give Australian judo a good outlook for future success. In Oceania Australia dominates the judo medal tables.

Judo legends B S G

  • Suzanne Williams
  • 134
  • Cathérine Arlove
  • 119
  • Daniel Kelly
  • 037
  • Gavin Kelly
  • 744
  • Carly Dixon
  • 145

Suzanne Williams - Super star

Mária Pékli - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Katharina Haecker
  • 201
  • Sebastian Temesi
  • 001
  • Joshua Katz
  • 001
  • Jake Bensted
  • 001
  • Nicolas Berard
  • 001

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Queensland Int. Open Juniors Gold CoastITJunGold Coast3 Mar 2017
Queensland Int. Open Cadets Gold CoastITCadGold Coast3 Mar 2017
Queensland Int. Open Gold CoastITGold Coast3 Mar 2017
ACT International Open CanberraITCanberra18 Feb 2017
ACT International Open U18 CanberraIJFCadCanberra18 Feb 2017


Name Birthdate Age
Janelle Shepherd3 May 198532 years
Steven Hill4 May 197146 years
Kristof Frankowski5 May 195364 years
Daina Dickens7 May 198928 years
Jake Mirabito8 May 199423 years


First description Second description Third description Four description
Result City Date
3Warsaw22 Apr
1Antalya9 Apr
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016