Judo in New Zealand

Judo in New Zealand never won an Olympic medal but with Brent Cooper and Donna Guy in 1988 they were close (5). Donna Guy won world bronze in the women’s U61kg in 1986. In 2016 Justine Bishop, Darcina Manuel and Moira De Villiers were Oceania Champions. Darcina Manuel competed at the Rio Olympic Games. Manuel, Moira de Villiers and Jason Koster are the best judoka of their generation.

Judo legends B S G

  • Moira De Villiers
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  • Jason Koster
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  • Darcina Manuel
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  • Bill Vincent
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  • Graeme Spinks
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Moira De Villiers - Super star

Jason Koster - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Elliott Connolly
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  • Keightley Watson
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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
New Zealand Championships RotoruaNCRotorua19 Oct 2019
New Zealand U21 Championships RotoruaNJunRotorua19 Oct 2019
New Zealand U18 Championships RotoruaNCadetRotorua19 Oct 2019
North Island Cadets AucklandITCadAuckland7 Sep 2019
North Island Juniors AucklandITJunAuckland7 Sep 2019


Name Birthdate Age
Bradlee Wong3 Jul 199921 years
Mark Brewer5 Jul 198931 years
Adam McGarvey5 Jul 198634 years
Patrick Mahon5 Jul 195763 years
Kasey Watson9 Jul 199921 years