Oceania Championships Canberra - Event

Oceania Championships Canberra

  • Date: 8 Apr 2016 - 8 Apr 2016
  • Place: Canberra, New Caledonia
  • Type: Oceania Union Championships
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20160422_Kazan_ECH_DF_day2_Rustam Orujov

Last sprint for best 8 in IJF World Ranking after continental judo championships

1 May 2016 13:05

Rustam Orujov of Azerbaijan is back at the number one position in the IJF World Ranking after his European title U73kg. It’s the only change after the continental championships of the highest seeds. PanAm Champion Arthur Margelidon put himself in the top 12, ninth at the clean Olympic ranking, where the first 8 will be seeded. Read more

Nathan Katz

Katz brothers both win gold for Australia

8 Apr 2016 10:05

Brothers Joshua and Nathan Katz contributed to hosts Australia's haul of 10 gold medals on the opening day of the Oceania Judo Championships at the Sport Combat Centre in Canberra. Joshua beat French Polynesia’s Yvan Shan in the two-competitor men’s under 60 kilograms division, while sibling Nathan overcame New Caledonia’s David Mai in the men’s under 66kg final. Read more

20141120_HAECKER, Katharina

Judoka Katharina Haecker recovers in time for continental championships

17 Mar 2016 08:05

One of the most successful nation switches was German Katharina Haecker changing to Australia now two years ago. With the essential points at Oceania Championships and a good progression the current Aussie is on schedule for the Olympics Games, if she stays fit, which was the big question at the start of 2016. Read more