Teddy Riner Judoka

Teddy Riner

Teddy Riner

  • Country:France
  • Born:7 April 1989 (30 years)
  • Popularity
Teddy Riner is most successful judoka ever on the planet. He is double Olympic Champion in 2012 and 2016. The French heavyweight won ten world titles, more than anyone. He is 2.05m and very athletic. He won five European titles. He was double junior world champion, athlete of the year and honoured world wide. His last victory was the World Open Championships in 2017. Riner signed for his old club Paris St. Germain in France after years of service for Levallois.
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Teddy Riner's long absence, but still very popular

13 Mar 2019 12:55

To understand Teddy Riner's absence from International competition, we spoke to Anthony Diao, a journalist and a black belt judoka who writes for the French magazine L’Esprit du judo, and for the blog of Judo Canada. Read more

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Teddy Riner still not in action but no reason for stress

28 Feb 2019 10:00

All top athletes are now busy collecting points for Olympic qualification, except for Teddy Riner, who still has not yet started his campaign and on Wednesday it was announced that he is not selected for the Grand Prix in Marrakech where he actually planned to compete. But Riner will still have to be fit and lose some weight. Read more

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Teddy Riner: I will be back here in 2020

9 Feb 2019 17:05

This may be what the Parisian public will remember from the ceremony in honor of Teddy Riner: the ten-time world champion has announced that he will return to the tatami of the Accord Hotel Arena for the Paris Grand Slam 2020. But Beyond this announcement that has delighted the 15,000 spectators beyond imagination, the French also received his sixth dan from the hands of the IJF President Marius Vizer. Read more

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The return of Teddy Riner: Olympic gold medal in Tokyo 2020 as goal

23 Jan 2019 11:15

Teddy Riner is back in training in France after a year without competition. Last two months he was in training in Japan and Portland in the United States. The double Olympic champion now returned to Paris with goal of a third gold medal in 2020 in Tokyo. Read more

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Teddy Riner won't compete at 2018 and 2019 World Championships

3 May 2018 15:30

Teddy Riner will not compete at the 2018 World Championships in Baku and in 2019. The 10 time World Champion from France who is arguably the world’s most dominant athlete in judo, will reportedly skip the next two world championships before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Read more

Result City Date
1Marrakech2017
1Zagreb2017
3Budapest2017
1Budapest2017
1Budapest2016

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