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

  • Bekir Ozlu
  • 112
  • Kayra Sayit
  • 011
  • Hasan Vanlioglu
  • 010
  • Vedat Albayrak
  • 010
  • Gülkader Sentürk
  • 100

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Turkish Championships U18 MersinNCadetMersin19 Jan 2018
Turkish Championships AntalyaNCAntalya7 Dec 2017
Golden League women AnkaraECCAnkara25 Nov 2017
Golden League men AnkaraECCAnkara25 Nov 2017
Deaflympics 2017 SamsunITSamsun20 Jul 2017

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Ihsan Aydin18 Feb 199919 years
Cansu Dibekoglu18 Feb 199028 years
Gulistan Yarin19 Feb 198137 years
Gamze Sakizligil19 Feb 197444 years
Yozcu Tugba20 Feb 199622 years