Rok Draksic Judoka

Rok Draksic

Rok Draksic

  • Country:Slovenia
  • Born:2 January 1987 (33 years)
  • Popularity
Rok Draksic is former #1 of the world from Slovenia. He won the European title in 2013 and six European medals in 7 years. Won the ECCO Hero Challenge U66kg in 2012. Former World Police Champion. He won 6 World Cups. Draksic won the Grand Prix in Budapest in 2016. Rok Draksic (SLO) was number 1 of the IJF World Ranking for seniors U73kg in 2014.
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Rok Draksic head coach of Finland

26 May 2020 10:30

Slovenian Rok Draksic is the new head coach of the Finnish Judo Association. The Slovenian former number one in the world ranking list, six-time European medallist Rok Draksic is looking forward to his new job: “My goal is to bring Finnish judokas“ back to the game ”. Read more

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Judo in the time of Covid-19: Rok Draksic

15 Apr 2020 08:05

Covid-19 influences the life of many judoka and coaches. Roki Draksic is one of the those top fighters from the past, although past sounds like it’s been years. Okay there was good follow up in Slovenia with Adrian Gomboc in Draksic’ former category U66kg. He won the first male European title for Slovenia but his hunting style is still in our fresh memories. You can’t imagine Draksic is our of judo, but now he is, like many. Oon Yeoh of JudoCrazy memorized his career … from a distance. Read more

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European Cup Celje hosted many former champions

23 Jun 2018 01:50

At the European Cup in Celje 25 nations will get together with more than 300 athletes to fight for 56 medals. It’s the eleventh edition of this European Cup in Slovenia, however with the second lowest amount of athletes in 11 years, only in 2015 there were less participants. Attraction on Saturday is Daria Bilodid picking up some rythme. Read more

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Slovenian judo booming after success in London and Rio

16 Aug 2016 09:40

Looking back at the medal table the two medals of Slovenia shine like a diamond. Tina Trstenjak won the only gold medal for her country so far and with the bronze of Ana Velensek judo dominates the three medals in total for Slovenia. Judo clearly delivered again for Slovenia, the tiny young country with just about 2 million people won its second consecutive judo gold. In 2012 Urska Zolnir achieved the golden mission, now the team of Marjan Fabjan won two medals while also Urska Zolnir impressed as men’s coach with the fifth and surprising place for Adrian Gomboc. Read more

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Rio2016 Olympic Judo Preview Men U73kg

8 Aug 2016 11:40

Shohei Ono of Japan is the absolute favourite for the Olympic title on 8 August. However, nothing is as it seems at Olympic level. Ono threw Riner at a training camp, but throwing his opponents in Rio may be tougher. In 2012, Russia won a second gold medal thanks to Mansur Isaev. With Isaev being unable to defend his title as he misses the Olympics, it’s about time that Ono takes credit of his reputation. Read more

Result City Date
5Antalya2017
3Prevalje2017
1Budapest2016
3Kazan2016
3Gorisnica2016

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