Judo in Canada

Judo in Canada had its most successful judoka in Nicolas Gill who won Olympic silver in 2000 in a legendary final against Kosei Inoue. In 1992 Gill had already won bronze. In 2012 Antoine Valois-Fortier took Olympic judo bronze U81kg in London. With a successful new generation Canada Judo will mingle among the best judo nations. 2013 Cadet World Champion Jessica Klimkait developed well and Klimkait won IJF Tour events. Deguchi, Zupancic, Beauchemin-Pinard, Guica, Margelidon, Nahas act at World level and Antoine Bouchard was the outperformer at the Rio Olympic Games finishing fifth. Highlight was the signing of the Grand Prix in Montreal from 2019 onwards.

Judo legends B S G

  • Nicolas Gill
  • 345
  • Antoine Valois-Fortier
  • 643
  • Kelita Zupancic
  • 534
  • Keith Morgan
  • 333
  • Marie-Hélène Chisholm
  • 342

Nicolas Gill - Super star

Antoine Valois-Fortier - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Christa Deguchi
  • 005
  • Jessica Klimkait
  • 322
  • Shady El Nahas
  • 122
  • Antoine Valois-Fortier
  • 321
  • Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard
  • 201

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Grand Prix MontrealGPMontreal5 Jul 2019
Coupe Canada Cup Juniors MontrealIJFJunMontreal28 Jun 2019
Coupe Canada Cup Cadets MontrealIJFCadMontreal28 Jun 2019
Canadian Open EdmontonNCEdmonton19 May 2019
Canadian Open U18 EdmontonNCadetEdmonton17 May 2019


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