James PEDRO

United States of America USA

Judo

  • Olympic Medals
    2 B
  • Games participations
    4
  • First Olympic Games
    Barcelona 1992
  • Year of Birth
    1970
Olympic Results

Biography

James PEDRO

Jimmy Pedro was a judoka who competed at four consecutive Olympic Games (1992-2004), winning bronze medals in lightweight in 1996 and 2004. Pedro also won three World Championship medals, highlighted by a gold medal in 1999, and adding bronzes in 1991 and 1995. Overall, he won 29 gold medals in various international competitions. Domestically, he won five national titles. Pedro was a rokudan, or sixth-degree black belt. He retired from competition after the 2004 Olympics and worked selling and promoting tatami and zebra mats for judo and jujitsu practice.

Olympic Results

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Athens 2004

B
Lightweight (≤73 kilograms)
Lightweight (≤73 kilograms) Judo
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Sydney 2000

#=5
Lightweight (≤73 kilograms)
Lightweight (≤73 kilograms) Judo
Olympic Results
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Atlanta 1996

B
Lightweight (≤71 kilograms)
Lightweight (≤71 kilograms) Judo
Olympic Results
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Barcelona 1992

#=20
Half-Lightweight (≤65 kilograms)
Half-Lightweight (≤65 kilograms) Judo