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
  • 101
  • Jake Bensted
  • 001
  • Nicolas Berard
  • 001
  • Aoife Coughlan
  • 001
  • Nathan Katz
  • 001

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Australian Championships Geelong NCGeelong 10 Jun 2017
Australian U18 Championships Geelong NCadetGeelong 10 Jun 2017
Australian U21 Championships Geelong NJunGeelong 10 Jun 2017
Queensland Int. Open Juniors Gold CoastITJunGold Coast3 Mar 2017
Queensland Int. Open Cadets Gold CoastITCadGold Coast3 Mar 2017


Name Birthdate Age
James Zahra28 Jun 199819 years
Dylan Keys28 Jun 199423 years
Tom Howe28 Jun 198928 years
Stan Chomicz28 Jun 196651 years
Norman Hill28 Jun 195760 years


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Result City Date
3Warsaw22 Apr
1Antalya9 Apr
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016