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

  • Guusje Steenhuis
  • 223
  • Michael Korrel
  • 212
  • Larissa Groenwold
  • 012
  • Juul Franssen
  • 111
  • Natascha Ausma
  • 101

Latest videos

Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Dutch Championships U15 TilburgN15Tilburg11 Mar 2017
Dutch Championships U21 NijmegenNJunNijmegen11 Feb 2017
International Tournament Vlaardingen U18ITCadVlaardingen5 Feb 2017
Dutch Open Espoir U15 EindhovenIT15Eindhoven15 Jan 2017
Dutch Open Espoir U21 EindhovenITJunEindhoven15 Jan 2017

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Esther De Graaf30 Mar 199027 years
Denise Kielholtz30 Mar 198928 years
Koen van de Wal30 Mar 197641 years
Remco van Amelsfort30 Mar 197146 years
Zeger van Oirschot30 Mar 197146 years

Partners

First description Second description Third description Four description
Result City Date
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016
3Guadalajara2016
1Prague2016
2Vienna2015