Judo in New Zealand

Judo in New Zealand never won an Olympic medal but with Brent Cooper and Donna Guy in 1988 they were close (5). Donna Guy won world bronze in the women’s U61kg in 1986. In 2016 Justine Bishop, Darcina Manuel and Moira De Villiers were Oceania Champions. Darcina Manuel competed at the Rio Olympic Games. Manuel, Moira de Villiers and Jason Koster are the best judoka of their generation.

Judo legends B S G

  • Moira De Villiers
  • 018
  • Jason Koster
  • 244
  • Darcina Manuel
  • 223
  • William Vincent
  • 014
  • Graeme Spinks
  • 123

Moira De Villiers - Super star

Jason Koster - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Emma Rouse
  • 001
  • Matthew Rowley
  • 010
  • Qona Christie
  • 010
  • Finn Brown
  • 010
  • Justine Bishop
  • 010

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
New Zealand U21 Championships Lower HuttNJunLower Hutt30 Sep 2017
New Zealand Championships Lower HuttNCLower Hutt30 Sep 2017
New Zealand U18 Championships Lower HuttNCadetLower Hutt30 Sep 2017
South Island Seniors LincolnNTLincoln16 Sep 2017
Auckland International OpenITAuckland29 Jul 2017

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Luke Pynenburg23 Feb 199919 years
Troy Levien25 Feb 197048 years
Aaron Scott28 Feb 197048 years
Donna Maree Hilton28 Feb 196850 years
Sheryn Cook1 Mar 197246 years