Teddy Riner Judoka

Teddy Riner

Teddy Riner

  • Country:France
  • Born:7 April 1989 (27 years)
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Teddy Riner is most successful judoka ever on the planet. He is double Olynmpic Champion in 2012 and 2016. The French heavyweight won eight world titles, more than anyone. He is 2.05m and very athletic. He won five European titles. He was double junior world champion, athlete of the year and honoured world wide.
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The ten most searched judoka in the world

7 Feb 2017 16:40

It is not surprising that, for the past three years, Teddy Riner is the most searched-for judoka in the world. The second most popular judoka on the web’s top 10 list is Ilias Iliadis. Although the Greek legend retired last year, his popularity is still huge. One of the fastest risers is Japan’s Shohei Ono, who definitely captured our hearts last year. Read more

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IJF awards 14 World leaders 50,000 USD each

1 Feb 2017 09:15

The International Judo Federation has awarded all 14 judoka who ended 2016 as the world number ones with an extra $50,000 each in prize money. Seven male judoka and seven female judoka received the cash windfall as 10 countries were represented at the top of the final world ranking list for 2016. Read more

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Teddy Riner gained some redundant weight

12 Jan 2017 09:15

Teddy Riner took advantage of his medal, won at the Rio Games. A little too much, even: it now counts to lose twenty kilos in three weeks to regain form. News with a smile as we don't have to worry too much about Big Teddy who's 8 time World Champion. Read more

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The best male judoka of the IJF World Ranking in 2016

21 Dec 2016 08:10

Three athletes of Azerbaijan dominate the last World Ranking of the year for men. In total four Europeans including Teddy Riner confirm that European is the most leading continent. Japan’s World Champions Nagase and Baker represent Asia as leader as well as An Ba-Ul of Korea. Teddy Riner is Leading the World Ranking since the start in 2009. Read more

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Teddy Riner in Doha to campaign for Paris 2024 Olympic bid

15 Nov 2016 09:35

Teddy Riner is campaigning for the French bid for the Olympic Games in 2024. In 2017 the IOC will announce the organizing city and successor of Tokyo. One of the bidding cities in Paris and the double Olympic champion is currently in Doha in Qatar on the occasion of the meeting of all national Olympic Committees to raise the interest to vote for Paris next year September in Lima. Read more

Result City Date
1Budapest2016
1Rio de Janeiro2016
1Kazan2016
1Samsun2016
1Budapest2015

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