European Open Oberwart - Event

European Open Oberwart

  • Date: 13 Feb 2016 - 14 Feb 2016
  • Place: Oberwart, Austria
  • Type: World Cup - Continental Open
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Odette Giuffrida reaches top 10 World Ranking

15 Feb 2016 13:50

The victory of Odette Giuffrida gave the tiny Italian a place in the world’s top 10 U52kg, her highest position so far. In the latest IJF World Ranking all points of the 2014 Grand Slam in Paris were deducted and 50% of the European Open in Sofia of last year. Those reductions had a bigger impact on the current World Rank than the medals of last weekend in Oberwart and Rome. Read more


Olympic hope for Oberwart medallists

14 Feb 2016 19:05

Otgonbaatar Uuganbaatar added a second gold medal for his country Mongolia at the European Open in Oberwart on Sunday. In an all Mongolian final U81kg Otgonbaatar Uuganbaatar defeated Nyamsuren Dagvasuren. The category U81 was packed with 45 judoka with two Mongolian finallists. Read more


Ludwig Paischer gives Austria home victory after 10 years

13 Feb 2016 21:10

Nothing but happiness in Oberwart when Austrian veteran Ludwig Paischer won the gold at the European Open. He knew it was his last time at the Austrian Open where Paischer has had a long and successful history with two victories in 2001 and 2006. Since Saturday he won a third title. After ten years of empty hands Austria could finally cheer for a home victory. Read more

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World and Olympic champions grace Oberwart history

10 Feb 2016 09:30

This weekend the European Open will be held for men in Oberwart and women in Rome. The tournament in Oberwart has a rich history starting in Leonding in the eighties, to Vienna in the zeros and since 2011 in Oberwart. Read more