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Flashback Friday Olympic Edition - Kayla Harrison Takes Gold in London

Sit yourself down and watch this thrilling gold medal match in the women’s -78kg division from London 2012. Kayla Harrison wins America’s very first Olympic gold medal. 169 more words


Kayla Harrison leads U.S. Olympic judo team for Rio

Kayla Harrison, who in London became the first U.S. Olympic judo champion, leads the U.S. Olympic team of six judokas for Rio announced Wednesday. 242 more words


100 things: Redux (61-80)

Welcome to part 4 of “This 25-year-old revisited her teen years. What she discovered about herself will shock you.” [ Part 1 / Part 2… 1,418 more words

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New York Open Judo Championship 2016

The New York Open Judo Championship was held at the New York Athletic Club on March 20, 2016. Photo of US Olympian Travis Stevens courtesy of Alexandra Shapiro. 36 more words

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Marblehead Olympian Meets Russian President Vladimir Putin

BOSTON (CBS) – Marblehead Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison met Russian President Vladimir Putin while participating in a forum with other Olympians in Moscow.

Harrison, who won the gold medal for the United States in judo during the 2012 Olympics, was a presenter at the inaugural World Olympics Forum. 57 more words


Kayla Harrison stunned at World Judo Championships

Kayla Harrison, the first U.S. Olympic judo champion, was upset in the round of 16 as the top seed in her weight class at the World Judo Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan, on Friday. 67 more words


Ronda Rousey knocks out Bethe Correia in 34 seconds

Ronda Rousey knocked out Brazilian Bethe Correia in 34 seconds, moving to 12-0 as a professional mixed martial arts fighter and defending her UFC bantamweight championship… 268 more words