Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro - Event

Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro

  • Date: 6 Aug 2016 - 12 Aug 2016
  • Place: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Type: Olympic Games
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Automne Pavia: How to get back on the mat after after pregnancy

17 Oct 2017 15:05

This week on mums in judo, focus on Automne Pavia who tells us about her new life as a mum and the obstacles she is actually facing on her way back to the tatami. Engaged to Ashley McKenzie, Pavia is definitely one of the best under 57kg fighters of the last decade. Read more

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Mums in judo: Laura Gomez: how to get back on the mat after pregnancy?

10 Oct 2017 12:30

This week for the second story of mums in judo, Judoinside met the Spanish fighter from Valencia, Laura Gomez. The Rio 2016 Olympian in the 52kg weight division is already back on the track , after she gave birth to a little Unai, in August. Read more

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Olympic Judo Champion Haruka Tachimoto (27) retires

4 Oct 2017 13:45

Olympic Champion Haruka Tachimoto who won the women’s 70-kg gold in Rio de Janeiro revealed she is retiring. The 27-year-old Tachimoto, who cited a lack of drive as her main reason for calling it quits, submitted retirement documents to the All Japan Judo Federation the same day and is scheduled to hold a press conference on October 10. Read more

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Yarden Gerbi shocks with immediate retirement

1 Oct 2017 20:40

Only a year after winning a bronze medal in the 2016 Olympics in Rio, Israeli judoka Yarden Gerbi, 28, announced her her retirement on Monday morning during a press conference where she thanked all coaches, federation, friends and family for the years she had on the tatami. Read more

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Kosovo Olympic Committee publishes “The Golden Debut” book about historic gold Kelmendi

8 Aug 2017 17:40

The Kosovo Olympic Committee celebrated the anniversary of its first gold Olympic Medal, where Majlinda Kelmendi triumphed in the Olympic Games of Rio 2016. During this event, the book “The Golden Debut” was promoted in honor of the historic participation in “RIO 2016”, where Kosovo’s Olympic Team made its Olympic debut. Read more