[Gold Medal for Ono] we received a great photo from RIO. With Mr. Hosokawa(director of IJF Coordination Committee), Olympic Champion in 1984 and Mr. Nomura, 3 times Olympic Champion!!!! they are from Tenri University. 【大野将平選手金メダル獲得】 8日、ブラジルで行われているリオデジャネイロ五輪で、男子73㎏級大野将平選手(旭化成)が見事金メダルを獲得しました。 決勝戦直後に1984年ロサンゼルス五輪金メダリストで国際柔道連盟コーディネーション委員会ディレクター・全日本柔道連盟理事の細川伸二氏と、アトランタ・シドニー・アテネ五輪の金メダリストである野村忠宏氏との3ショットの写真が届きました。(3人とも天理大卒)
Scott Moore taling to Coach Willy Cahill just after winning the bronze medal in the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens, Greece
Image copyright AP Image caption Ibrahim al-Hussein lost the lower part of his right leg in a bomb attack A Syrian refugee who was a sportsman before losing part of his leg in a bombing is to carry the Olympic flame through an Athens refugee camp. Ibrahim al-Hussein, who has been given asylum in Greece, will bear the torch through Eleonas camp, the UN said. The 27-year-old electrician used to swim and do judo competitively in Syria. He is among more than one
RIO-OLYMPICS. In Greece, in a gesture to the greatest migration crisis facing Europe since World War II, the torch will pass on April 26 through the refugee camp of Eleonas in Athens, where one of the hundreds of refugees housed there will carry the flame. It will be a Syrian man who lost his leg in the civil war, and has been living and working in Athens after being granted asylum in Greece.The IOC has announced that a team of 10 refugees will take part at the Rio Olympics.
Tadahiro Nomura 3x Olympic Champion - Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000, Athens 2004
Greece's Olympic gold medallist in judo Ilias Iliadis