Julia Figueroa Judoka

Julia Figueroa

Julia Figueroa

  • Country:Spain
  • Born:7 April 1991 (26 years)
  • Popularity
Spanish Julia Figueroa won the Grand Slam of Tyumen in 2015, as first ever Spanish to win a Grand Slam. She won her 1st World Cup in Madrid. Figueroa won 3 Spanish titles and national titles in U17, U20 and U23. Bronze in 2015 at the Grand Slam of Paris. Figueroa won the Grand Slam of Baku in 2016.
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European Judo Championships Preview U48kg: New challengers vs common elite

19 Apr 2017 00:20

The European Judo Championships in Warsaw will have a few nice clashes in the U48kg category. The surprising number one seed is Milica Nikolic of Serbia. In a long era where Alina Dumitru (ROU), Éva Csernoviczki (HUN), and Charline Van Snick (BEL) dominated, this lightweight class features some new names to watch. Read more

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First European Club title for Spain ever to Valencia Judo Club

17 Dec 2016 21:25

Spanish Valencia Judo Club claimed the gold medal in the European Club Championships for women. The strong team was in the final against a super talented Serbian team of Slavia Novisad. The Serbians offered the crowd a thriller of a final against the experienced Spanish team from Valencia. Read more

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Rio2016 Olympic Judo Preview women U48kg

5 Aug 2016 13:05

The opening day of the Olympic Games on 6 August could be the amazing start for the women of Brazil. Sarah Menezes could set Brazil on fire with a renewal of her Olympic title. The Brazilian team consists of the same women as 2012, a unique selection. The tiny Menezes is under huge pressure with the task to fire up the Olympic flame in the Brazilian team. However, the South American rivalry lives, as the World champion is not from Brazil but from Argentina. Read more

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Golden emotions for Ami Kondo after gold in Guadalajara

28 May 2016 01:05

Ami Kondo captured the gold in the women’s U48kg class. In Guadalajara the Japanese 2014 World Champion defeated Sarah Menezes of Brazil by oseikomi within one and a half minute. Kondo beat another Brazilian at her start today in Mexico when she beat Natahlai Brigida. Read more

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Julia Figueroa give Spaniards Olympic boost

6 May 2016 17:05

Spanish Julia Figueroa was the overwhelming force in the U48kg category as the Spaniard won all four of her outings to top the podium in Baku. The 25-year-old, who is on course for her first Olympic Games, did not need to compete in the final as her would be opponent Hungarian Csernoviczki Eva was unable to fight due to sustaining a right knee injury in her prior contest. Read more

Result City Date
7Casablanca18 Mar
5Paris11 Feb
1Belgrade2016
5Abu Dhabi2016
3Guadalajara2016

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