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Judo Israel celebrated the two Olympic bronze medals achieved by Yarden Gerbi and Or Sasson in Rio 2016. Yael Arad and Shay-Oren Smadja in 1992 and Ariel Zeevi in 2004 also won Olympic judo medals. Yarden Gerbi was the first and only judo World champion of Israel in 2013. Israel won 8 World Championships medals. Yael Arad won a European title in 1993, Ariel Zeevi won four judo titles for Israel. Sagi Muki was the last in 2018. In 2016 the European U23 Championships are held in Tel Aviv. Women’s headcoach Shani Hersko heads the women’s team, Shay-Oren Smadja is the men’s headcoach. Israel successfully organised the inaugural Grand Prix in Tel Aviv in 2019.
Judo legends
Judoka
 
Ariel Zeevi 4 2 5
Yael Arad 1 2 3
Yarden Gerbi 1 2 3
Sagi Muki 3 0 1
Shay-Oren Smadga 0 1 2
Last 365 days of judo
Judoka
 
Peter Paltchik 1 1 1
Timna Nelson Levy 1 0 1
Raz Hershko 1 0 0
Roie Rosen 1 0 0
Tohar Butbul 0 1 1
Last results
Judo event Type Place Date
1 Grand Slam Tel Aviv GSL Tel Aviv 18 Feb 2021
2 Grand Prix Tel Aviv GP Tel Aviv 23 Jan 2020
3 Grand Prix Tel Aviv GP Tel Aviv 24 Jan 2019
4 Israelian Championships Tel Aviv NC Tel Aviv 6 Dec 2018
5 European Championships Tel Aviv ECh Tel Aviv 26 Apr 2018
1.
Judo event Grand Slam Tel Aviv
Type GSL
Place Tel Aviv
Date 18 Feb 2021
2.
Judo event Grand Prix Tel Aviv
Type GP
Place Tel Aviv
Date 23 Jan 2020
3.
Judo event Grand Prix Tel Aviv
Type GP
Place Tel Aviv
Date 24 Jan 2019
4.
Judo event Israelian Championships Tel Aviv
Type NC
Place Tel Aviv
Date 6 Dec 2018
5.
Judo event European Championships Tel Aviv
Type ECh
Place Tel Aviv
Date 26 Apr 2018
Birthdays
Name Birthdate Age
1 Ori Kontes 21 Jun 1999 22 years
2 Yarden Mayersohn 21 Jun 1993 28 years
3 Ofir Gidron 22 Jun 2001 20 years
4 Ronny Gal 22 Jun 2000 21 years
5 Linoy Akuni 22 Jun 1997 24 years
1.
Name Ori Kontes
Birthdate 21 Jun 1999
Age 22
2.
Name Yarden Mayersohn
Birthdate 21 Jun 1993
Age 28
3.
Name Ofir Gidron
Birthdate 22 Jun 2001
Age 20
4.
Name Ronny Gal
Birthdate 22 Jun 2000
Age 21
5.
Name Linoy Akuni
Birthdate 22 Jun 1997
Age 24