History Tre Torri 1995

History Tre Torri 1995

The 11th edition of TRE TORRI (Tournament of the Adriatic Sea) is a competition with all the characteristics of an important meeting for the stars of judo from all over the world. JAPAN obtains two victories with M. OSUMI -78 Kg. cat. And R. AKAZAWA -95 Kg. cat. The medallist women are S. KAE, silver medal for the -48 Kg. Cat., N. CHIEKO, Bronze Medal for the -56 Kg. cat., and I. AKEMI, Silver Medal for the -60 Kg. cat. SOUTH KOREA participates with a very young team, but obtains the Gold Medal with WOOK KIM DAE -71Kg. cat., the Bronze Medal for the -60 Kg. cat. with BONG YE SEUNG and a Silver one for the -86 Kg. cat. with RYU SUNG YEON. In the heavy weight cat. they obtain the Bronze Medal with PYIN JU JUNG. BRAZIL obtains the Gold Medal for the -60 Kg. cat. with A. GARCIA, the Bronze Medal with LAURENCIO DENILSON and the Silver one with FULVIO MIYATA. Bronze Medal for the -65 Kg. cat. with HENRIQUE GUIMARAES Medallist at Juniors World Championships. In the -71 Kg. cat.

Silver Medal with A. KATSURAGI and Bronze Medal for S. OLIVEIRA, a Silver one in the Juniors-Seniors competition for P. SEGATELLE. Silver medal again with R. RODRIGUES for the -95 Kg. cat. and a Gold one with F. KUNTSE. The UNITED STATES obtains a Bronze Medal with ALEX OTTIANO in the -65 Kg. cat. For the female category two Gold Medals for S. PHILLIPS -48 Kg. cat. and Bronze for the -56 Kg. cat. with M. PEDULLA. CANADA with NICOLAS GILL (the most successful athlete of this edition), Bronze Medal at the Olympic Games of Barcelona '92, Silver Medal at Hamilton World Championship '93 and Bronze at Chiba World Champioship '95 confirms its international level. RUSSIA sent a very competitive team. Silver Medal for the -65 Kg. cat. with V. POTAPOV. In the -71 Kg. cat. VITALI MAKAROV, expected winner, has to be content of the third position. In the -95 Kg. cat. they obtain a Bronze Medal with K. MOURTOUZOV. For the +95 Kg. cat. a silver medal again with M. KOROBEINIKOV. In the female category they obtain two Silver Medals with E. PETROVA for the -61 Kg. cat. and with S. BOLCHACOVA for the -72 Kg. cat. Republic of Sakha (YAKUTIA) for the first time the nice surprise of giving hospitality to a little delegation (one athlete and one team leader). SWEDEN obtains its best success with A. LIDGREN in the -86 Kg. cat., Bronze Medal in this occasion.

FRANCE with M.C. RESTOUX, World Champion at Chiba '95 (Japan), obtains the Gold Medal for the -52 Kg. cat. Another Gold Medal with M. BATON in the -56 Kg. cat., Gold Medals with K. RAMBAULT in the -66 Kg. cat. and K. VARLEZ in the -72 Kg. cat. The only Bronze Medal with S. VANDENHENDE for the -61 Kg. cat. France deservedly wins the female teams event. The extraordinary participation of the French A.C.S. PEUGEOT MULHOUSE with a team of athletes of good technical level as N. SHENDEBELEN Bronze Medallist for the -52 Kg. cat. together with M. LEVINNOIS for the -66 Kg. cat., and S. TISSERAND for the -72 Kg. cat. HOLLAND with the World Championship Finalist '92, European Champion '92 NANCY VAN STOKKUM gets the Bronze Medal in that occasion in the -61 Kg. cat. and Bronze again for J. MOORS in the -66 Kg. cat. HUNGARY gives a good account of itself with T. BOTOND for the -78 Kg. cat. obtaining the Bronze Medal. In the female category Bronze Medal with K. VESZI for the -52 Kg. cat. Silver Medal with M. PEKLI for the -56 Kg. cat. CROATIA has to be satisfied with a fifth position with M. SENTIC for the -71 Kg. cat. ITALY obtains the only Gold Medal with FRANCESCO STELLINO for the -65 Kg. cat., two Bronze Medals with the Carabineers LAMBERTO RAFFI for the -86 Kg. cat. and AMEDEO COTTONE Italian Champion '94 and Joint Champion '95. In the female category Italy obtains a third position with L. PETILLO for the -48 Kg. cat. Finally deserved first position for the +72 Kg. cat. with CLEMENTINA PAPA.