Beáta Maksymow Judoka

Beáta Maksymow

  • Country:Poland
  • Born:27 July 1967 (53 years)
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Polish judoka Beáta Maksymow was 1993 and 1999 World Champion in the heavyweight category. Twice fifth at the Olympic Games in Barcelona and Atlanta. Maksymow won 5 World medals and 13 European Championships medals including 3 titles. Most successful Polish female judoka.

Report World Championships Birmingham Day 1

7 Oct 1999 22:05

There were high hopes of a British medal on the first day with Karina Bryant and Chloe Cowan both competing. After a disappointing Europeans Karina was out to prove that she had re-gained her form of last year in the +78kg. In a small field Karina scored ippon with tani-otoshi against Francoise Harteveld (NED) before a shido proved enough to overcome Miho Ninomiya (JPN) to qualify for the semi-finals. There she met the imposing frame of the giant Pole Beata Maksymov. Read more

Result City Date
3Porto Sant'Elpidio2000

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