Giorgi Tenadze Judoka

Giorgi Tenadze

Giorgi Tenadze

  • Country:Georgia
  • Born:24 May 1962 (58 years)
  • Popularity
Georgy Tenadze was 1988 Olympic bronze medallist in Seoul U71kg on behalf of the Soviet Union. He won bronze at the World Championships in 1989 in Belgrade. In 1989 he won European bronze in Helsinki U71kg. Georgy won the European team title in 1998. He was University champion in 1984 and won the Czech Open twice. His club Golden Gori is a team established in 2018 with Vazha Margvelashvili, Lasha Shavdatuashvili, Luka Maisuradze, Beka Gviniashvili, Giorgi Papunashvili and Ushangi Kokauri.

Judo in the time of Covid-19: Giorgi Tenadze

23 May 2020 18:55

In 1988 Giorgi Tenadze was a surprise taking bronze at the Olympic Games in Seoul. First of all by beating Toshihiko Koga who was the rising man. American Mike Swain was the current World Champion who had beaten Frenchman Marc Alexandre in the world championships final in 1987, the Frenchman became World Champion, but who was Tenadze? Well, he is still very active in judo and master of many top fighters. Oon Yeoh and Irakli Khmelidze interviewed the legend from Gori on the ocassion of his birthday. Read more

Result City Date
1Porto Sant'Elpidio1990

Judo birthday