Tommy Macias Judoka

Tommy Macias

Tommy Macias

  • Country:Sweden
  • Born:20 January 1993 (27 years)
  • Popularity
Swedish Tommy Macias won the Grand Prix Antalya and Cancun in 2018. He won the Grand Slam of Ekaterinburg in 2019. He took the Grand Slam of Abu Dhabi in 2016 and took bronze at the Grand Slam Tyumen in 2016. Macias won bronze at the Grand Prix in Düsseldorf in 2017. He took bronze at the European Championships in Warsaw in 2017 and in Tel Aviv in 2018 and European Games gold in 2019. He won bronze at the IJF Masters in St. Petersburg and bronze in Osaka in 2018. He became father in May 2018.
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Judo in the time of Covid-19: Tommy Macias

13 May 2020 08:40

Current European Champion Tommy Macias is equal to Marcus Nyman the most successful judoka in the history of Sweden. However a medal at World Championships or Olympic Games is still lacking. For this lots of training hours are invested to reach that goal, lots of hours from home, so the outcome of the invested training hours really matter. Macias may be the chosen one to achieve that ultimate medal next year. JudoCrazy’s Oon Yeoh interviewed the 28-year old frontrunner. Read more

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Reaching the last eight in judo is artwork

20 Dec 2019 16:55

It's not easy to find the pace to deliver each event over and over again. American judoka Chantal Wright is the athlete with most Olympic qualification events without reaching the quarter finals. In 13 World Cups she couldn’t reach the last eight, meaning quarter final or repechage match. Taciana Cesar, Aisha Gurbanli and Alexandru Raicu were also a bit unlucky in their first rounds. Read more

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Tokyo Preview men U73kg: Shohei Ono is the most feared

27 Aug 2019 01:20

Some of the most exciting divisions at the World Championships in Tokyo is the category U73kg. Most fans will look forward to the performances of Olympic Champion Shohei Ono. He is opposed in Poule C against 2012 Olympic Champion U66kg) Lasha Shavdatuashvili. Read more

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Tommy Macias gives Sweden Olympic medal aspirations

23 Jun 2019 20:50

Tommy Macias wrote history for Sweden as he captured the European Games title U73kg. In 2010 it was Marcus Nyman who was the first Swede to win the European gold, but this one will taste sweet on a day that Sweden captured two medals as Anna Bernholm won bronze for women U70kg. Read more

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European battle for U73kg European title

20 Jun 2019 10:00

The category that is dominated by the Japanese and Korean fighters Ono, Hashimoto, and An Chang-Rim, is actually quite a European class. With top athletes such as Rustam Orujov, Hidayet Heydarov from Azerbaijan, Lasha Shavdatuashvili (GEO), Tommy Macias (SWE), Akil Gjakova (KOS), Tohar Butbul (ISR) this class is highly interesting who will take the honours. Read more

Result City Date
5Budapest24 Oct
5Düsseldorf22 Feb
7Tel Aviv24 Jan
5Tashkent2019
1Minsk2019

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