Nicholas Rodriguez

Nicholas Rodriguez

Biography:

Career Accolades:

2020 Junior Pan-American Games Gold Medal

2x Wrestling State Qualifier

4th place Wrestling State Placer

2018 Rene Masanna Outstanding Athlete

Award from Chief Pride Invitational

7th place at 2019 Romania Cup

Top 4 Finishes in Judo:

2020 Junior Pan-American Games Gold Medal

2019 Gold Medalist at Junior U.S. Open

2019 Romania Cup 7th place

2017 Gold Medalist at Junior U.S. Open

High School/College Academic Achievements:

AB Honor Roll

2020 Kiwanis Scholarship Award

Favorite Athletic Moment:

Winning GOLD at the 2019 Junior U.S. Open

Favorite Judo Technique:

UCHIMATA

Other Family Members who do judo:

Father Danny Rodriguez and Brother Dominic Rodriguez

Why you started judo?:

To follow in my father's footsteps

Influential Athletes:

N/A

Future Aspirations:

To make an Olympic Team Member, graduate college and become an Athletic Trainer

Hobbies:

High School Wrestling

Secret Talent:

N/A

Parents/Family Members:

Mom: Nicole Rodriguez
Dad: Danny Rodriguez
Brother: Dominic Rodriguez

Home Dojo:

Ki-Itsu-Sai National Training Center/ Chief Pride Judo Club
Coconut Creek, FL / Fort Myers, FL

Coach:

German Velazco
Jhonny Prado
Danny Rodriguez


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