- Born:12 January 1958 (61 years)
Spanish judoka Joaquin Ruíz was 1991 World Championships finallist in Barcelona. Ruiz won the European title in 1988 in Pamplona and took three medals in total. He claimed 9 Spanish titles, all U71kg. He won international events such in as Budapest and Havana.
Competitions - Medal overview B S G
- World Championships 010
- Continental Championships 201
- World Cups/Continental Open 030
- International Tournaments 412
- National Championships Seniors 119