- Born:14 October 1988 (28 years)
Japanese heavyweight Ryu Shichinohe won the silver medal at the World Championships in 2014 and 2015 against Teddy Riner. He won the Grand Slam in Paris in 2014 and Grand Prix Ulaanbaatar (2014) and Dusseldorf in 2015. Won his first All Japanese title in 2012. He won silver at the Grand Slam in Paris in 2017.
Competitions - Medal overview B S G
- World Championships 020
- IJF World Tour: Masters/Grand Slam/Grand Prix 323
- World Cups/Continental Open 200
- European Cup Juniors 100
- National Championships Seniors 232