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
  • Kayra Sayit
  • 201
  • Irakli Uznadze
  • 301
  • Bektas Demirel
  • 201

Selim Tataroglu - Super star

Dilara Lokmanhekim - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Mikael Özerler
  • 202
  • Kayra Sayit
  • 202
  • Bilal Ciloglu
  • 102
  • Vedat Albayrak
  • 220
  • Cemal Erdogan
  • 100

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Grand Prix AntalyaGPAntalya5 Apr 2019
European Cup Cadets AntalyaIJFCadAntalya2 Mar 2019
Turkish Championships U18 SamsunNCadetSamsun25 Jan 2019
Turkish Championships AntalyaNCAntalya20 Dec 2018
IBSA World Cup AntalyaBWCupAntalya22 Apr 2018

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Murat Demirhan10 Dec 199821 years
Kudret Akdemir10 Dec 199722 years
Deniz Yilmaz11 Dec 199722 years
Serife Koseoglu12 Dec 198237 years
Gokhan Celik13 Dec 197544 years