UPDATE: World Veterans Judo Championships

Sept. 26, 2014, 3:39 p.m. (ET)

We have a World Champion!!!

Team USA has had an impressive showing so far in Malaga, Spain, at the sixth edition of this prestigious event hosted by the Royal Spanish Judo Federation…but we will let the great results speak for themselves.

Overall, there will be 19 veteran athletes representing USA Judo throughout the tournament, but some of them already hit the mats and we got amazing news– one gold, five silver and two bronze!


Our New World Veteran Champion is…
Nikolai Styrov M7 (-73KG)

2nd: Sandy North M7 (-66kg)
2nd: Douglas Tono M6 (-66kg)
2nd: John Foster M8 (-100kg)
2nd: Larry Gaines M9 (+100kg)
2nd: James Kinder M8 (-90kg)
3rd: Arthur L. Canario M7 (-100kg)
3rd: Jack Krystek M10 (-73kg)
5th: Mat Popham M6 (-100kg)
5th: Lincoln Hahn M1 (-73kg)