Olympic Games Moscow - Event

Olympic Games Moscow

  • Date: 27 Jul 1980 - 2 Aug 1980
  • Place: Moscow, Soviet Union
  • Type: Olympic Games
  • Comparable competitions:
Robert van de walle

Robert Van de Walle: The level is so high nowadays

3 May 2015 19:50

Robert VAN DE WALLE (BEL) was among the honoured guests at the Grand Prix of Zagreb. The Moscow 1980 Olympic champion and Seoul 1988 Olympic bronze medallist was inducted into the IJF Hall of Fame in 2013. VAN DE WALLE, who is now an IJF ambassador and has led IJF development projects in Africa, said: “The event has been well organised and has attracted the top level of athletes. Read more

Ezio Gamba (3)

Ezio Gamba awarded as best Italian athlete of the Centenary

4 Jun 2014 18:30

Italian coach Ezio Gamba has achieved another milestone. With the support of the judo community fans gave the best coach in the world a boost. With 25% Ezio Gamba was elected as athlete of the century by the viewers of the most reputated newspaper La Gazzetto dello Sport. With 25.1% of all votes the World of Judo achieved what other sports didnt, to make a judoka the best athlete of all sports, followed by Giuseppe Abbagnale (22.2%) , Igor Cassina (14.3%) and Alberto Tomba (13.3%) . Read more