Kelita Zupancic Judoka

Kelita Zupancic

Kelita Zupancic

  • Country:Canada
  • Born:9 May 1990 (27 years)
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Kelita Zupancic is one of the most successful female judoka for Canada. Zupancic competes U70kg and is coached by Nicolas Gill. Top 10 of the world and won various Pan American Championships.She won the Grand Slam Baku and Grand Prix Zagreb among other titles. She finished 7th at the Rio Olympic Games. She won silver at the Grand Slam in Paris in 2017. She won silver at the European Open in Oberwart in 2017. She won the Pan American Open in Santiago in 2017.
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Preview U70kg Chizuru Arai slight favourite in open category

1 Sep 2017 03:55

The top favourites for the U70kg gold at the World Championships in Budapest are all within the Top 3 in the IJF Rankings, but it's the No. 3, Japan's Chizuru Arai, who looks to be the leading candidate for the top spot in Budapest. Her track record is impressive with 2016 Tyumen Grand Slam gold, 2017 Paris Grand Slam gold, and 2017 Dusseldorf Grand Prix gold. Read more

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Chile wins two gold medal at PanAm Open in Santiago Brazil wins 8

19 Mar 2017 22:45

On Sunday the Brazilian team was able to add a few other gold medals at the Pan American Open in Santiago de Chile. In the men’s division Brazil took three titles, exception was the gold for American judoka Jack Hatton. Read more

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Yoko Ono converts bronze into gold at Euro Open in Oberwart

19 Feb 2017 16:00

Again, the Japanese women had the upperhand in the medal count at the European Open for women in Oberwart. Two Japanese women secured the gold and Korea won the last remaining category. Kelita Zupancic was the lone, non-Asian finalist, but had to settle for silver. Read more

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Asian power in Oberwarts European Open with Unterwurzacher as eyecatcher

17 Feb 2017 18:00

This weekend, high-quality judo will be in the Austrian city of Oberwart and the Italian capital, Rome. The European Open in both cities will offer some fine competition with, obviously, a large contingent of Italian men in Rome and some of the best female fighter from Austria. Read more

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Chizuru Arai defeats Kelita Zupancic in Paris judo final

12 Feb 2017 18:10

In the women's U70kg final at the Grand Slam in Paris, Tokyo Grand silver medallist Arai Chizuru of Japan and former world number one Kelita Zupancic from Canada faced off. The Japanese gave no chance to Zupancic and, with a neat turnover, caught her in tate-shiho-gatame for 20 seconds and ippon, despite the instructions that double Olympic Champion, Kayla Harrison, offered from the stands to her Canadian friend. Read more

Result City Date
2Panama2017
1Santiago2017
2Oberwart2017
2Paris2017
5Tokyo2016

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