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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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

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Khasan Khalmurzaev Judo World Ranking leader U81kg

5 Sep 2016 12:35

The World Ranking has changed quite a bit due to the reduced points gained at the 2015 and 2014 World Championships. Athletes such as Yeldos Smetov and Yuri Alvear who benefit of their Olympic performances in combination with the performances at World Championships, lost points again, but will obviously still be in the top of their divisions. Read more

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Teddy Riner is ready for holiday after Olympic gold medal

26 Aug 2016 08:45

Teddy Riner was the expected winner of the Olympic title. And we all think he is a robot winning it all, but Riner is human, she reacted on the cheers and the disapproval of the crowd. Although he wanted to win by ippon, it is not always possible to fight athletes who train for four years to beat the French giant. Read more

Result City Date
1Rio de Janeiro2016
1IJF World Tour2015

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