Ayumi Tanimoto

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Ayumi Tanimoto
Medal record
Representing  Japan
Women's judo
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2004 Athens -63 kg
Gold medal – first place 2008 Beijing -63 kg
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2005 Cairo -63 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2001 Munich -63 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Rio de Janeiro -63 kg
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2002 Busan -63 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Doha -63 kg
Asian Championships
Gold medal – first place 2001 Ulaanbaatar -63 kg
Gold medal – first place 2004 Almaty -63 kg

Ayumi Tanimoto (谷本 歩実 Tanimoto Ayumi?) born August 4, 1981 in Anjo, Aichi, is a Japanese female judoka. She was coached by Toshihiko Koga, who is a gold medalist at the Barcelona Olympics and a silver medalist at the Atlanta Olympics Men's Judo. Tanimoto won the Women's -63 kg category gold medal at the Athens Olympics in 2004 and at the Beijing Olympics in 2008.

On September 2005, she won the silver medal at the World judo championship games in Cairo, Egypt.

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