Ivan Pershin

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Ivan Pershin
Personal information
Full name Ivan Vasilevich Pershin
Born 25 January 1980 (1980-01-25) (age 37)

Ivan Vasilevich Pershin (Russian: Иван Васильевич Першин, born 25 January 1980) is a Russian judoka.

He was born in Arkhangelsk.

At the 2008 Summer Olympics he was eliminated in the semifinals of the 90 kg competition after losing his fight to the upcoming gold medalist Irakli Tsirekidze. And he lost the following bronze medal fight to Sergei Aschwanden.


Year Tournament Place Weight class
2009 European Judo Championships 7th Middleweight (90 kg)
2008 2008 Summer Olympics 5th Middleweight (90 kg)
2007 World Judo Championships 3rd Middleweight (90 kg)
European Judo Championships 7th Middleweight (90 kg)
2006 European Judo Championships 1st Middleweight (90 kg)