Judo in Netherlands

Judo in the Netherlands has a rich history with Olympic Champions Anton Geesink, Wim Ruska and Mark Huizinga. Judo in Holland is popular since the sixties boosted by 14 world titles. Geesink, Ruska and Irene De Kok won multiple world titles. In 2009 the World Championships were held in Rotterdam. The best judoka are Kim Polling, Anicka van Emden, Roy Meyer, Henk Grol, Marhinde Verkerk. Judo in Nederland won almost 100 European titles since 1951. The Judo Bond Nederland JBN is the Dutch Judo Association. The Netherlands organised the Dutch Judo Grand Prix until 2011 and The Hague will host the 2017 Grand Prix for 4 years.

Judo legends B S G

  • Anton Geesink
  • 3224
  • Willem Ruska
  • 2411
  • Angelique Seriese
  • 2210
  • Mark Huizinga
  • 826
  • Edith Bosch
  • 535

Anton Geesink - Super star

Mark Huizinga - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Tessie Savelkouls
  • 003
  • Guusje Steenhuis
  • 212
  • Sanne Van Dijke
  • 112
  • Frank De Wit
  • 002
  • Marhinde Verkerk
  • 031

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
The Hague Grand PrixGPThe Hague17 Nov 2017
Residential Tournament U18 The HagueITCadThe Hague12 Nov 2017
Residential Tournament seniors The HagueNTThe Hague11 Nov 2017
Residential Tournament U21 The HagueNCupJThe Hague11 Nov 2017
Dutch Championships AlmereNCAlmere30 Sep 2017

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Moreno Valdink22 Nov 199720 years
Patrick Klas22 Nov 197542 years
Henry van Dijk22 Nov 195859 years
Martin van Duijn22 Nov 195859 years
Bruno Le Griep23 Nov 199621 years

Partners

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Result City Date
1Hohhot2 Jul
3Warsaw22 Apr
1Antalya9 Apr
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016