Judo in Turkey

Turkish judo celebrated the Olympic title in 2000 for Huseyin Ozkan. Ozkan became headcoach of Judo Turkey. Hulya Senyurt won Olympic bronze in 1992 in Barcelona for Turkish judo. The Judo Federation, Türkiye Judo Federasyonu won 7 World Championships medals, four of them for judo heavyweight Selim Tataroglu. Also medals for Huseyin Ozkan, Nese Sensoy and Bektas Demirel. In 2016 Kayra Sayit won the first European title for women of 8 European judo title in total for Turkish judo. The Grand Prix of Samsun is the biggest event, but Turkey also organised World Team Championships and European Championships in Antalya and Istanbul. New President is Sezer Huysuz.

Judo legends B S G

  • Selim Tataroglu
  • 844
  • Huseyin Ozkan
  • 212
  • Irakli Uznadze
  • 301
  • Bektas Demirel
  • 201
  • Nese Sensoy
  • 210

Selim Tataroglu - Super star

Sezer Huysuz - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Kayra Sayit
  • 021
  • Bekir Ozlu
  • 001
  • Dilara Lokmanhekim
  • 110
  • Ahmet Sahin Kaba
  • 010
  • Busra Katipoglu
  • 200

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
European Cup Cadets AntalyaIJFCadAntalya4 Mar 2017
Turkish Championships AntalyaNCAntalya30 Nov 2016
Gymnasiade TrabzonITCadTrabzon16 Jul 2016
Grand Prix SamsunGPSamsun1 Apr 2016
European Cup Cadets AntalyaIJFCadAntalya5 Mar 2016

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Recep Ciftci30 Mar 199522 years
Onur Akgun30 Mar 198829 years
Furkan Bayindir31 Mar 199522 years
Ümmühan Kabak31 Mar 199423 years
Gülsah Taner31 Mar 197938 years

Partners

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Result City Date
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016
3Guadalajara2016
1Prague2016
2Vienna2015