- Born:19 October 1984 (35 years)
French judoka Matthieu Thorel won the national title in 2010 and collected 8 national medals. The heavyweight won 5 World Cup medals from 2007-2014 and won the European Cup in Lund in 2015. He won the European Cup in Malaga in 2016. He won three silver medals at French Championships.
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