Vladut Simionescu Judoka

Vladut Simionescu

Vladut Simionescu

  • Country:Romania
  • Born:30 April 1990 (29 years)
  • Popularity
Vladut Simionescu of Romania won the European Open in Belgrade in 2017. The heavyweight won European U23 silver in 2011 and European bronze U20 years in 2009. In 2015 the heavyweight won the European Open in Sofia and silver at Grand Prix in Zagreb. He collected several World level medals in Bucharest, Jeju, Zagreb and Abu Dhabi. He took a bronze medal at the 2017 European Cup in Bratislava. Vladut captured a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Zagreb in 2017, The Hague in 2018 and Antalya in 2019
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New dynamics spice up heavyweight category

22 Jun 2019 17:05

The 2015 edition of the European Games in Baku was won by Dutchman Henk Grol in the final against Lukas Krpalek. In fact not many people remember it was U100kg. Both big boys stepped up rather easily to this level and again reached the highest level in the plus category. In fact it also made their life much easier. No more health problems, dropping weight, days of frustration, the body that protests against so many sacrifices. Read more

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Junior world champion Gela Zaalishvili steps up to glory

12 May 2019 19:35

Junior World Championships gold medallist Gela Zaalishvili of Georgia made an impression on the IJF World Judo Tour to open his senior medal account on the international stage. Zaalishvili countered a sasae-tsurikomi-ashi attempt from Tunis Grand Prix bronze medallist Ruslan Shakhbazov (RUS) with te-waza for a waza-ari score and added a second waza-ari to seal a decisive victory in the last contest of the Grand Slam in Azerbaijan. Read more

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Father Roy Meyer takes gold in Antalya

7 Apr 2019 19:35

Dutch heavyweight Roy Meyer was the leading man for the Netherlands as he delivered the +100kg gold medal in the last contest at the 2019 Antalya Grand Prix. Tbilisi Grand Prix winner Levani Matiashvili (GEO) came close to winning his second Grand Prix in seven days but the heavyweight crown belonged to Meyer today who put in arguably the best performance of his career. However two weeks ago he won a bigger price becoming father for the second time. Read more

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Beka Gviniashvili qualifies for World Championships, Tchrikishvili second

2 Sep 2018 16:55

At the European Cup in Bratislava the ideal final developed throughout the day opposing the two judo icons Beka Gviniashvili and Avtandili Tchrikishvili U90kg. It was Gviniashvili making a waza-ari difference taking the second spot in the Georgian team U90kg. Ushangi Margiani already qualified for Baku. Read more

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Teddy Riner undefeated to gold in Zagreb

1 Oct 2017 19:30

As expected, French Teddy Riner won the gold of the men’s heavyweight category at the Grand Prix in Zagreb. Even if it was not his best day, in terms of physical condition and technique, he went through the preliminary rounds without any trouble and won two of his fights with penalties and the third with a superb ippon. Read more

Result City Date
5Montreal5 Jul
3Baku12 May
3Antalya5 Apr
5Marrakech8 Mar
2The Hague2018

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