Kate Howey Judoka

Kate Howey

Kate Howey

  • Country:Great Britain
  • Born:31 May 1973 (45 years)
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Kate Howey was the 2000 Olympic finallist U72kg. Also 1997 World Champion and 1990 World Junior Champion. Won 8 European medals, 5 world medals and is very influential as a coach of the new British women’s Generation. Was coached by Roy Inman.
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Analysis: the London Olympic medallists in November 2011

5 Nov 2015 16:20

Less than 300 days for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro the IJF World becomes more and more interesting. Not for the top athletes, they just care for good judo and the right peak. Still it’s interesting where the top 8 Olympic athletes were positioned in November 2011. JudoInside filtered the top 8 athletes for you comparable to this Olympic period. Read more

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Top coach Roy Inman passed away

31 May 2015 23:10

British Judo is sad to learn of the passing of Roy Inman OBE 9th Dan. Inman was a well-known and much respected member of the judo community both in Britain and across the world. Roy competed at an international level for 9 years before starting his own club, Fairholme Judo Club. Read more

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Throwback Sydney with gold for Dutchman Mark Huizinga

20 Sep 2000 18:55

Netherlands experienced a legendary judo day 15 years at the Sydney Olympic Games. Mark Huizinga became the first (and last) Olympic Champion for his country after legends Anton Geesink and Wim Ruska. 20 September changed Huizinga’s life. JudoInside was the one of the first to picture Mark just after the event. We look back to 20 September 2000, drawn up by Barnaby Chesterman on behalf of The World of Judo Magazine. Read more

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Report of the European Championships 2000 in Wroclaw Day 1

20 May 2000 18:55

At the end of a gruelling contest the buzzer sounded; Karina Bryant wheeled around to the photographers and punched the air; she was European champion again. Bryant's gold topped off an outstanding championship for the women's team who plundered another three silvers to finish second behind the French women. But for the odd contentious referee's decision they could even have swaggered home with four golds. Read more

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Report World Championships Birmingham Day 2

8 Oct 1999 22:05

This was the resurrection of British Judo and a day like this may never again be witnessed by a British crowd. Graeme Randall was electric in becoming our first man to win a World title since Neil Adams in 1981, and indeed he was the first male medallist of any sort for 12 long years. British men have never quite set the world alight in Judo, despite the likes of Neil Adams, Brian Jacks, Chris Bowles and Ray Stevens being world class fighters. The sceptical media completely wrote off the men's team's medal prospects, but Udo Quellmalz, Britain's head coach, had spoken of his belief that the men would indeed take at least one medal on home soil. Graeme didn't let him down and raised the roof in a sensational final. Read more

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2Paris2004
3Burgess Hill2004
5Osaka2003
2Braunschweig2003
1Barcelona2003

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