Simeon Catharina Judoka

Simeon Catharina

Simeon Catharina

  • Country:Netherlands
  • Born:24 February 1998 (21 years)
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Dutch judoka Simeon Catharina became the first ever male World Cadet Champion for the Netherlands. He took a silver medal at the Junior World Championships in Nassau in the Bahamas. In 2015 he also took a bronze medal at the European Cadet Championships U18 Sofia and bronze at the EYOF in Tbilisi. He won bronze at the Dutch senior Championships in 2014. At the European Open in Glasgow he took the gold in 2016. He won the Junior European Cups in St Petersburg, Leibnitz and Gdynia.
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Kiyotaka Sekine shows his fighting spirit to take gold

21 Oct 2018 01:25

Japanese Sekine Kiyotaka was crowned the Junior World Championships gold medallist after victory over 2015 Cadet World Championships gold medallist Simeon Catharina (NED) in the U100kg final. One-time Junior European Cup winner Sekine was the more positive judoka as he attacked relentlessly but struggled with the much larger frame of the more well-known Dutch judoka. Read more

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Next stop in the IJF Tour: The Hague Grand Prix

13 Nov 2017 13:25

The IJF World Judo Tour will resume next weekend in the city of The Hague, Netherlands for a newly established Judo Grand Prix. The best athletes in the world will meet in the 14 weight divisions to collect points for the world ranking list. A few days ago a masterclass led by Rio Olympic bronze medallist Anicka van Emden was held in the city of The Hague. Read more

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Junior European Championships battle in Maribor

14 Sep 2017 09:35

The Junior European Championships in Maribor this week will be a super event. In the memory of the 2013 Junior World Championships, the organizer will do the utmost to showcase a top event. Also the strength of the competition will be awesome with some amazing weight categories with senior level athletes. Read the preview for the men. Read more

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Belgian juniors strike in Gdynia and improve all-time high

10 Jul 2017 09:55

The Russian and Belgian team performed well at the Junior European Cup in Gdynia last weekend. For the second time Gdynia hosted this European Cup event, which was previously held in Wroclaw. The Polish team took nine medals, but just missed capturing gold. Belgium, on the other hand, reached an all-time high medal count in the junior age division. Read more

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Super Challenge team event: Brazil vs 7 European top teams

14 Jun 2017 19:15

Eight countries will compete in the third edition of the BRA Super Challenge - International Selection Cup at 15 June including 7 teams from Europe. A team of Russia, France, the Netherlands, Italy, Great Britain, Germany and Portugal will participate in the men's team competition on June 15 in Bahia. Read more

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Result City Date
2Nassau2018
3Sofia2018
5Madrid2018
3Kaunas2018
1Gdynia2017

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