Judo in Netherlands

Judo in the Netherlands has a rich history with Olympic Champions Anton Geesink, Wim Ruska and Mark Huizinga. Judo in Holland is popular since the sixties boosted by 14 world titles. Geesink, Ruska and Irene De Kok won multiple world titles. In 2009 the World Championships were held in Rotterdam. The best ranked judoka are Guusje Steenhuis, Frank de Wit, Michael Korrel, Sanne van Dijke, Juul Franssen, Henk Grol, Marhinde Verkerk. Dutch Judo won almost 100 European titles since 1951. The Judo Bond Nederland JBN is the Dutch Judo Association. The Netherlands organised the Dutch Judo Grand Prix until 2011 and The Hague hosts the Grand Prix until 2020.

Judo legends B S G

  • Anton Geesink
  • 3224
  • Willem Ruska
  • 2411
  • Angelique Seriese
  • 2210
  • Mark Huizinga
  • 826
  • Edith Bosch
  • 535

Anton Geesink - Super star

Guusje Steenhuis - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Ilona Lucassen
  • 102
  • Kim Polling
  • 102
  • Sanne Van Dijke
  • 221
  • Guusje Steenhuis
  • 121
  • Henk Grol
  • 211

Latest videos

Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Dutch Open Espoir U15 EindhovenIT15Eindhoven13 Jan 2019
Dutch Open Espoir U21 EindhovenITJunEindhoven13 Jan 2019
Dutch Open Espoir U18 EindhovenITCadEindhoven12 Jan 2019
Open Twente Championships +17 EnschedeNTEnschede16 Dec 2018
Open Twente Championships U17 EnschedeITCadEnschede15 Dec 2018

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Jochem Van Dijk19 Jan 200316 years
Niek Louwerse19 Jan 200118 years
Rick Jansen19 Jan 200118 years
Silja Kok19 Jan 199920 years
Anne Verslegers19 Jan 199524 years