Kelita Zupancic Judoka

Kelita Zupancic

Kelita Zupancic

  • Country:Canada
  • Born:9 May 1990 (28 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 took a silver medal at the Grand Prix Tbilisi, GP Antalya and GP Hohhot and bronze in Budapest.
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Chizuru Arai retains the world title U70kg

24 Sep 2018 15:30

Chizuru Arai retained the world title. The Japanese proved she is a classy judoka defeating all her opponents and all expectations. Against Marie-Eve Gahie who was on steam in her best ever tournament, Arai need just one attack to destroy all hope for the French. Read more

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Sensational number of four continents in the semi finals U70kg

24 Sep 2018 11:50

Just like the men’s tournament also some exotic surprises in the women’s U70kg division with a semi final with athletes coming from four continents. Some stunning victories in the preliminaries. Read more

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Preview women U70kg: Yoko Ono is the one to beat

23 Sep 2018 22:15

The World Championships proceed with day four in Baku. The women U70kg division have two strong Japanese in the line-up and some people are convinced that it will deliver a fifth gold medal. This division in a clash between Asian, Pan America and Europe and it looks the continents are clustered together in pools. Read more

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First Grand Prix gold medal for Japan’s Niizoe

11 Aug 2018 19:05

Saki Niizoe made sure that Japan doubled up on gold in the women’s categories on day two of the Grand Prix in Budapest as the young Japanese judoka reigned victorious against Hohhot Grand Prix gold medallist Sanne Van Dijke (NED). Read more

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Sanne Van Dijke victorious over former world number one for the Netherlands

26 May 2018 14:35

Dutch woman Sanne Van Dijke defeated Kelita Zupancic of Canada to win the U70kg gold medal which was her first on the Grand Prix Hohhot stage. Van Dijke conquered Canada’s former world number one to capture her country’s first medal at the Hohhot Grand Prix 2018 in a category which always delivers for the Netherlands. Read more

Result City Date
3Cancun12 Oct
7Baku24 Sep
3Budapest11 Aug
2Hohhot26 May
3San Jose21 Apr

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