Haruki Uemura Judoka
Haruki Uemura
Haruki Uemura
Country: Japan | Born: 14 February 1951 (70 years)
Judoka Haruki Uemura is the 1976 Olympic Champion and became the 1975 World Champion. he was finallist at the worlds in 1973. He became President of the All Japan Judo Federation. IJF Hall of Famer since 2015. Following his distinguished career, he served as President of the All-Japan Judo Federation and is currently an IJF Executive Committee member. In 2009, Uemura was awarded the rank of ninth dan and was elected as President of the Kodokan in Tokyo, where he is regularly on the tatami.
Judo results
Date Result Judo event Type Cat.  
18/02/1980 1 Pacific Rim Judo Championships Honolulu IT O95
29/04/1979 3 All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo NC OpenM
23/11/1978 2 Jigoro Kano Cup Tokyo IT O95
31/07/1976 1 Olympic Games Montreal OG OpenM
29/04/1976 3 All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo NC OpenM
25/10/1975 1 World Championships Vienna WCh OpenM
29/04/1975 1 All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo NC OpenM
26/10/1974 1 International Tournament Vienna IT O93
24/06/1973 2 World Championships Lausanne WCh OpenM
29/04/1973 1 All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo NC OpenM