- Born:26 January 1941
- Passed away:20 July 2020 (79 years)
Canadian judoka Douglas Rogers was 1965 World bronze medallist. Doug Rogers was multiple Canadian champion and Pan American champion in 1965 as heavyweight judoka. Rogers, who was Canada’s first Olympic medallist, received his seventh Dan for meritorious contribution at a gala in 2017. Moved to tears from the first moments of the tribute, the 1964 Olympic silver medallist expressed his gratitude for the honour that was bestowed on him. He passed away in July 2020.
Competitions - Medal overview B S G
- Olympic Games 010
- World Championships 100
- Continental Championships 012
- National Championships Seniors 105