Judo in Turkey

Turkish judo celebrated the Olympic title in 2000 for Huseyin Ozkan. Ozkan became headcoach of Judo Turkey. Hulya Senyurt won Olympic bronze in 1992 in Barcelona for Turkish judo. The Judo Federation, Türkiye Judo Federasyonu won 7 World Championships medals, four of them for judo heavyweight Selim Tataroglu. Also medals for Huseyin Ozkan, Nese Sensoy and Bektas Demirel. In 2016 Kayra Sayit won the first European title for women of 8 European judo title in total for Turkish judo. The Grand Prix of Samsun is the biggest event, but Turkey also organised World Team Championships and European Championships in Antalya and Istanbul. New President is Sezer Huysuz.

Judo legends B S G

  • Selim Tataroglu
  • 844
  • Huseyin Ozkan
  • 212
  • Irakli Uznadze
  • 301
  • Bektas Demirel
  • 201
  • Nese Sensoy
  • 210

Selim Tataroglu - Super star

Dilara Lokmanhekim - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Kayra Sayit
  • 011
  • Bekir Ozlu
  • 011
  • Hasan Vanlioglu
  • 010
  • Gülkader Sentürk
  • 100
  • Busra Katipoglu
  • 100

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Balkan Championships U18 TekirdagITCadTekirdag3 Jun 2017
Grand Prix AntalyaGPAntalya7 Apr 2017
European Cup Cadets AntalyaIJFCadAntalya4 Mar 2017
Turkish Championships AntalyaNCAntalya30 Nov 2016
Gymnasiade TrabzonITCadTrabzon16 Jul 2016

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Emirhan Karahan25 Jul 200116 years
Oguzhan Ozisik25 Jul 199819 years
Deniz Bankoglu25 Jul 199027 years
Hüseyin Yildirim27 Jul 197839 years
Ebru Sahin28 Jul 199225 years

Partners

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Result City Date
1Hohhot2 Jul
3Warsaw22 Apr
1Antalya9 Apr
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016