European Open Madrid - Event

European Open Madrid

  • Date: 31 May 2014 - 1 Jun 2014
  • Place: Madrid, Spain
  • Type: World Cup - Continental Open
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20151018_ParisGS_Day2_Esther Stam (GEO)

Esther Stam faces roadblocks in the qualification for Rio2016

15 Dec 2015 17:10

Georgian Dutch judoka Esther Stam is suffering a herniated neck and cannot compete actively although her ambitions to compete in Rio for Georgia. Her first year for Georgia everything was paid but the second year where the Federation had to deal with financial issues, Stam was self-funded. Via crowdfunding she collected 5,000 euro to finance the prior events and perhaps in 2016 the financial outlook is better as long as the the physical roadblocks are solved. Read more

Esther Stam_GEO

Esther Stam does the right thing: Victory in Madrid

1 Jun 2015 18:30

The Olympic qualification period has officially started with a perfect. Madrid had the privilege to organise the first tournament which will count for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games qualification. The European Open in Madrid will maybe be a springboard for some competitors who picked up their first points in the Olympic cycle. Read more

Toma Nikiforov_BEL

Toma Nikiforov claims European Open gold in Madrid

1 Jun 2014 19:10

Belgian heavyweight Toma Nikiforov won the European Open in Madrid U100kg. The tall Belgian talent won the final against Jevgenijs Borodavko and became the player of the day. Read more

Sanne Verhagen_NED

Sanne Verhagen and Ali Kurzhev taste gold in Madrid

31 May 2014 19:10

The European Open in Madrid saw all medals being spread across several different countries. Holland's participants looked the most happy with Sanne Verhagen as player of the day in the team. Read more