- Born:11 March 1992 (25 years)
Dutch judo heavyweight Tessie Savelkouls took gold at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2017 followed with gold at the Grand Prix The Hague in 2017. She won the U23 Championships in 2014. In 2013 she won silver U23 while in 2011 she had won bronze in the juniors. She won World Junior bronze in 2011. Savelkouls won silver at the 2015 Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi and bronze at the Grand Slam in Paris in 2016. She finished 7th at the Rio Olympic Games. Tessie won the European Cup in Saarbrücken in 2017.