Jack Hatton Judoka

Jack Hatton

Jack Hatton

  • Country:United States
  • Born:20 September 1995
  • Passed away:24 September 2019 (24 years)
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American judoka Jack Hatton took silver at the Grand Prix in Antalya in 2018. He captured a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Zagreb in 2017. He won the Pan American Open in San Salvador and Santiago in 2017. He was US junior champion in 2013 and took bronze at senior level in 2013 and 2015. He clinched a bronze medal at the Pan American Championship in 2019 in Lima. He passed away in September 2019, 24 years young.
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Top judoka Jack Hatton dies at age of 24

29 Sep 2019 16:00

American top judoka Jack Hatton passed away, just after his 24th birthday. A devastating message in the world of judo that again mourns about the passing of a young athlete in a tragic year. Jack was pursuing his dream of becoming a member of the 2020 Olympic Team of the USA for the first time. Read more

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Hatton's death is a wake-up call for all athletes

25 Sep 2019 17:45

Everyone will recognize a situation as a top athlete doing his utmost to reach the top, maybe even the Olympic Games. He goes and lives from event to event, from training to training and from city to city. Everything is does and breathes is judo. Not just to physically practice everyday but also in the mindset. You can win and you can lose, but the loss of Jack Hatton is harsh knowing the facts. Change is in the dialogue, as nobody knew anything. Read more

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Turkish delight for Vedat Albayrak who closes out day two in style

8 Apr 2018 06:40

Turkish delight Vedat Albayrak ended day two with Turkey’s first gold medal as he defeated first time IJF finalist and Zagreb Grand Prix bronze medallist Jack Hatton (USA) in the U81kg final in Antalya. If Albayrak looks familiar it is because he used to represent Greece under the name Roman Moustopoulos. Read more

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Attila Ungvari books most valuable victory with World Tour gold

30 Sep 2017 19:35

Perhaps it was his biggest victory ever, Attila Ungvari captured the gold medal at the Grand Prix in Zagreb U81kg. Ungvari who won the European U23 title 2010 won four World Cups in between but never a gold in the World Tour. On Saturday she added another milestone in his 10 years career. Although he was the number one seed in Zagreb, he defeated his four opponents by the book. Read more

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Rustam Orujov doesn't surprise with gold in Zagreb

30 Sep 2017 18:10

Without any surprise Rustam Orujov claimed the gold medal at the Grand Prix in Zagreb. The two top seeded athletes of the day met in the final of the U73kg category as Orujov of Azerbaijan and Tommy Macias of Sweden went through the preliminary rounds without losing. Read more

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7Santiago2019
1Round Rock2018

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