Viola Waechter Judoka

Viola Waechter

Viola Waechter

  • Country:Germany
  • Born:7 February 1987 (31 years)
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German judoka Viola Waechter won her first Grand Prix at the age of 28 in Samsun. She had won several international IJF medals. Waechter won 3 German titles. She won World Junior silver when she was 19 in 2006. She won 3 Cadet German championships and 4 junior titles. Bronze at Grand Prix Jeju 2015. Waechter came back in 2017 and won a bronze medal at the European Open in Prague in 2017. She won a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Hohhot in 2017.

Tamaoki Momo defeats Rio finallist Dorjsuren in tight final U57kg in Hohhot

30 Jun 2017 17:45

Japanese Tamaoki Momo made the most of her first IJF competition in 2017 as she won all five of her contests in Hohhot to come away with gold. The U57kg category is one of Japan’s deepest with world number one Yoshida Tsukasa the gold medal favourite for Budapest and so every competition counts for Tamaoki and she not did disappoint today. Read more


Debuting Daria Bilodid takes gold at European Open Prague

4 Mar 2017 13:50

At the European Open in Prague, three weight categories got the women off to an early start with the rest of the field to follow during the day. The first gold of the day was captured by Ukrainian mega-talent Daria Bilodid. The European Junior champion defeated Cinta Garcia Mesa of Spain in the final by ippon with 15 seconds left in regular time. Read more

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Kazan Judo Preview U57kg: French battle Receveaux vs Pavia revisited

20 Apr 2016 12:40

The next European Champion of the weight division for women U57kg should be from France. Both Automne Pavia and Helene Receveaux are chasing one Olympic spot. Where Pavia seemed safe, Receveaux smelled blood and in a direct head2head it was Receveaux who struck in the last second. Although the decision is likely not about their own encounters, it is Receveaux who’s ranked best. Both could meet in the semi final Read more

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Kim Jan-Di catches fourth back to back victory

26 Nov 2015 13:55

Abu Dhabi Grand Slam gold medallist Kim Jan-Di (KOR) is in the form of her life having today won her third IJF event in two months. Kim won in the U.A.E and the Tashkent Grand Prix before that as she’s catapulted herself to become one of the leading names in the category U57kg in Jeju. Read more

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Korean Kim Jan-Di unstoppable in 2015

30 Oct 2015 17:10

South Korean Kim Jan-Di is setting quite a serie. In July she won the Asian Open as starter, in October the Grand Prix in Tashkent and on Friday in Abu Dhabi the Korean starlet captured the gold in the U57kg weight class in Abu Dhabi, her first Grand Slam victory. Read more

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