Judo in New Zealand

Judo in New Zealand never won an Olympic medal but with Brent Cooper and Donna Guy in 1988 they were close (5). Donna Guy won world bronze in the women’s U61kg in 1986. In 2016 Justine Bishop, Darcina Manuel and Moira De Villiers were Oceania Champions. Darcina Manuel competed at the Rio Olympic Games. Manuel, Moira de Villiers and Jason Koster are the best judoka of their generation.

Judo legends B S G

  • Moira De Villiers
  • 018
  • Jason Koster
  • 244
  • Darcina Manuel
  • 223
  • William Vincent
  • 014
  • Graeme Spinks
  • 123

Moira De Villiers - Super star

Jason Koster - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Emma Rouse
  • 001
  • Justine Bishop
  • 010
  • Matthew Rowley
  • 010
  • Qona Christie
  • 010
  • Finn Brown
  • 010

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
New Zealand U21 Championships Lower HuttNJunLower Hutt30 Sep 2017
New Zealand Championships Lower HuttNCLower Hutt30 Sep 2017
New Zealand U18 Championships Lower HuttNCadetLower Hutt30 Sep 2017
South Island Seniors LincolnNTLincoln16 Sep 2017
Auckland International Open U18ITCadAuckland29 Jul 2017


Name Birthdate Age
Elaine Bryson22 Nov 194077 years
Shawnee Felton23 Nov 199522 years
Polina Samoilov23 Nov 198928 years
Gensric Sakiman24 Nov 199423 years
Tim Brew24 Nov 198730 years


First description Second description Third description Four description
Result City Date
1Hohhot2 Jul
3Warsaw22 Apr
1Antalya9 Apr
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016