Dex Elmont Judoka

Dex Elmont

Dex Elmont

  • Country:Netherlands
  • Born:10 January 1984 (33 years)
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Judoka Dex Elmont is European Champion 2014 U73kg and won three World Championships medals, but the gold is missing. He participated at three Olympic Games. He competed U66 and U73kg. Dex is younger brother of former world champ Guillaume Elmont. Father was judoka for Suriname. Club: Kenamju
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Dex Elmont retires and exchanges judogi to white doctors coat

30 Nov 2016 14:05

Dutch Olympian Dex Elmont announced to retire. After 28 years of judo he's done with giving 100% for judo. At his website the announced to quit judo and concentrate on his family and his career. Read more

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Rio2016 Olympic Judo Preview Men U73kg

8 Aug 2016 11:40

Shohei Ono of Japan is the absolute favourite for the Olympic title on 8 August. However, nothing is as it seems at Olympic level. Ono threw Riner at a training camp, but throwing his opponents in Rio may be tougher. In 2012, Russia won a second gold medal thanks to Mansur Isaev. With Isaev being unable to defend his title as he misses the Olympics, it’s about time that Ono takes credit of his reputation. Read more

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Record participation for Dutch Olympic judo team

31 May 2016 10:35

The Dutch team will send a record of eleven athletes to the Olympic Games. In 2012 the Dutch sent 10 athletes to London. Henk Grol is the only athlete with medals in his pocket. The double European champion in this Olympic cycle won bronze in 2008 and 2012. Marhinde Verkerk was previously nominated instead of Guusje Steenhuis. Verkerk finished fifth in 2012. Read more

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Kazan Judo Preview U73kg: Sagi Muki defends his title with a huge competition

22 Apr 2016 10:45

The European Championships in Kazan will have more than 40 participants in the category U73kg. The 8,700 fans in the Arena will see a great event in quite a European weight division. Although led by Korean An, Rustam Orujov of Azerbaijan is for sure among the favourites. Last year he lost his first round against Jaromir Jezek (CZE) but now he is the number one seed. Muki is now in the same pool with Dex Elmont, the dangerous Uali Khurzev and Polish Damian Szwarnowiecki; a pool of death with even Igor Wandtke in the same area. Read more

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Dutch Judo Team for Rio announced

25 Feb 2016 20:20

The Dutch Judo Association announced the eleven judoka nominated for the Olympic Games. Despite the ongoing qualification period, the board will nominate eleven athletes at the National Olympic Committee. Obviously all athletes need to fit the international criteria at 30 May to secure their position. Read more

Result City Date
5Baku2015
5Zagreb2015
3Samsun2015
2Hoofddorp2014
1Budapest2014

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