Sally Conway Judoka

Sally Conway

Sally Conway

  • Country:Great Britain
  • Born:1 February 1987 (32 years)
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Scottish judoka Sally Conway took an Olympic bronze medal in Rio 2016 for Great Britain. Conway started her career with a silver medal at the World Junior Championships in 2006. Won more than 7 national titles. The Scottish won gold at Grand Slam Baku in 2015 and GP Jeju. Grand Slam bronze in Paris in 2016 and gold in 2018. She won the Grand Prix in The Hague in 2018. She is vice European Champion in 2018. Conway won more tnan 25 World Cup medals.

Rio2016 Olympic Judo Preview women U70kg

9 Aug 2016 22:05

After the Olympic title in London for Lucie Decosse a new are started with Kim Polling. The Dutch dominated this division, but wasn’t able to win the world titles. In fact Yuri Alvear was the most successful at World Championships in this Olympic cycle. But the amazing feeling and skills of Polling make her the favourite. She’s gone through the pain in three years and learned what it takes. At 10 August she can sign in gold for her reputation. Dealing with the pressure is the biggest challenge. Read more

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Kazan Judo Preview U70kg: Kim Polling signs for her fourth consecutive title

22 Apr 2016 08:50

Kim Polling may not have been successful yet at the World Championships, she is leading the World Ranking since 2013 and can win her fourth title in a row, is that spectacular? In this era it is very special to have a triple consecutive European Champion. In her country on Mark Huizinga managed to win three titles in the ninetees. Further back Wim Ruska and Anton Geesink dominated the European Championships with back to back victories. Read more


France at full strength with Teddy Riner at Grand Prix Samsun

31 Mar 2016 14:30

398 athletes from 68 nations kick-off for the Grand Prix in Samsun on Friday. Of course a big team from Turkey with 52 athletes will compete and the eyecatchers are the women fighting at Day 1 U48kg where Dilara Lokmanhekim and Ebru Sahin will fight for the top positions. Both are potential Olympic participants for Turkey, but only one can go. They are ranked closely, Lokmanheim at 13, Sahin at 14 in the latest Olympic Ranking. Lokmanhekim and Sahin are separated in two pools, but they can meet in the semi final. Read more

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Kim Seong-Yeon proves the development of the Korean women

7 Feb 2016 17:30

How many female Kim’s have won the Paris Grand Slam? Today another Kim was added to the three. In the absence of world number one, Kim Polling (NED) in the final block it was Korean Kim Seong-Yeon who personally defeated Kim Polling. Kim Jan-Di had won the Paris Grand Slam on Saturday and Kim Seong-Yeon was ambitious today to be added to the list as well. Read more

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Elite surprised by Japanese Sato Saidai in Jeju

27 Nov 2015 10:50

So you take a random junior from Japan to Jeju, and he takes the victory. Clearly Sato Seidai wasn’t just a pick by Keiji Suzuki. The winner of the weight category U81kg, stunned some of the arrived names such as Attila Ungvari, Wang Ki-Chun (how about that), Joachim Bottieau, the winner of the GP Düsseldorf, Lee Sung-Ho and in the final Khasan Khalmurzaev. With first sight simple orthodox judo Sato captured the victory in Jeju almost 30 minutes of fighting. Read more

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1The Hague2018
5Abu Dhabi2018

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