Pan American Open Buenos Aires - Event

Pan American Open Buenos Aires

  • Date: 12 Mar 2016 - 13 Mar 2016
  • Place: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Type: World Cup - Continental Open
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20150524_Rabat_ GVINIASHVILI, Beka (GEO)9

Beka Gviniashvili successfully continues road to Rio in Buenos Aires

13 Mar 2016 22:30

Beka Gviniashvili added another victory in his new weight class U100kg. At the Pan American Open in Buenos Aires he took the gold in the final against Grigori Minaskin of Estonia, who’s in a good shape as well lately, but Beka cannot be stopped in his quest to qualify for the Olympic Games. In three weeks time he jumped from 76, to 55 to 44 this week. Read more

20151017_ParisGS_KM_Valentina Moscatt (ITA)

Experienced judoka take gold at Panam Open Buenos Aires

13 Mar 2016 12:45

Spain was the most successful country at the first day of the Pan American Open in Buenos Aires. The strong team of just 6 Spanish in action won four medals. Sugoi Uriarte seemed to secure his participation at the Olympic Games in Rio with gold U66kg. Jaione Equisoain also won gold for her nation defeating Yadinys Amaris of Colombia in the category U57kg. She took over the victory of last year by Conchi Bellorin. Read more

20151017_ParisGS_KM_Sugoi Uriarte

Judo qualifiers in Buenos Aires and Casablanca at stake

12 Mar 2016 11:05

Enough judo for everyone this weekend with Olympic qualifiers at the Pan American Open in Buenos Aires with some of the best athletes fighting for a ticket to Rio. Strong teams from Spain, Estonia, Russia, Canada, USA and many Pan American countries battle for the points. Also a qualifying event at the African Open in Casablanca with a strong Moroccan team but the French may be taking most of the gold again. Read more