Tina Trstenjak Judoka

Tina Trstenjak

Tina Trstenjak

  • Country:Slovenia
  • Born:24 August 1990 (26 years)
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Tina Trstenjak of Slovenia won the Olympic title in Rio 2016 following up Urska Zolnir. Tina won the World title in 2015 in Astana and World bronze in 2014. She is 2016 European Judo champion and won silver at the European Games in 2015 and four European medals in total. In 2015 she won the Grand Slam Paris and Grand Prix Düsseldorf in 2016.
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Year overview of the World Leading women judoka of 2016

20 Dec 2016 14:25

Three European athletes, two Asian and two Pan American athletes are leading the last World Ranking of the year, what was called the IJF Prestige ranking. Mongolia is the most dominant nation in the world ranking for women with two leading positions. Former Mongolian, now Kazakh judoka Otgontsetseg Galbadrakh won the most prize money, $15,500 of which 20% went to her coach. Read more

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Austrian Kathrin Unterwurzacher picks up the road of success

3 Dec 2016 12:10

Austria's Kathrin Unterwurzacher won her second career Grand Slam gold medal as she defeated former Junior World Championships winner Minei Miho for U63kg gold. Read more

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Japanese women sharpen the knives for Tokyo Grand Slam

1 Dec 2016 10:55

This weekend the Grand Slam of Tokyo is held, traditionally the last major event in the Tour. Some of the athletes are back after a period of rest after the Olympic Games. A period of transition between a cycle that ends, which saw the crowning of 14 new Olympic Champions, and a new one that begins. Read more

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Tina Trstenjak gets own judo stamp of approval

12 Oct 2016 17:20

Olympic champion Tina Trstenjak has been honoured for her Rio 2016 success with her own postage stamp bearing her image. 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

Result City Date
3Tokyo2016
1Rio de Janeiro2016
2Budapest2016
1Kazan2016
1Düsseldorf2016

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