Shay-Oren Smadga Judoka

Shay-Oren Smadga

Shay-Oren Smadga

  • Country:Israel
  • Born:20 June 1970 (50 years)
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Shay-Oren Smadga was 1992 Olympic bronze medallist in Barcelona U71kg. Smadga won silver at the World Championships in 1995. He won bronze at the European Championships in Paris in 1992. Smadga won medals at European and World Junnior championships and became a coach after his judo career.

Israelian judo gets another boost with inaugural Grand Prix in Tel Aviv

25 Jan 2019 09:45

This week the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv takes place for the first time in Israel, but how has judo developed as one of the best sports in this small country? We look into the history with Alan Abrahamson who gives us an insight of the history of Israelian judo that started at the Olympic Games in july 1992 where Israel won two medals by Yael Arad, silver U61kg and Shay-Oren Smadga men U71kg. Read more


43-strong Israel team out to rule in Tel Aviv

22 Jan 2019 09:20

Hosts Israel has selected their strongest possible squad for their historic first IJF event. World number three Peter Paltchik has been a focal point of the team of late and is counting down the days until he and his colleagues can grace the IJF stage in Tel Aviv. Read more

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