Jean-Claude Raphael

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Jean-Claude Raphael
Medal record
All-Africa Games
Silver medal – second place 1999 Johannesburg 90 kg
Silver medal – second place 1999 Johannesburg Open

Jean-Claude Raphael (born 5 March 1973) is a Mauritian judoka and the main coach at Kokoro Judo Coaching.

Jean-Claude represented Mauritius at the Atlanta Olympic Games and achieved 9th at the Sydney Olympics in 2000. He is a Commonwealth Games Gold medalist, Indian Ocean Games Gold medalist, African Judo Championship Gold medalist and has competed internationally for many years before retiring from professional competition after the Sydney Olympic Games. (from Kokoro Judo / Our Story)

Jean-Claude is the main coach at Kokoro Judo Coaching that he runs together with his wife in Penrith outside Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Achievements[edit]

Year Tournament Place Weight class
2000 Olympic Games Sydney 9th U 90 kg
2000 African Championship Algier 3rd U 90 kg
2000 World Masters Munich 5th U 90 kg
2000 African Judo Championships 3rd Middleweight (90 kg)
1999 All-Africa Games 2nd Middleweight (90 kg)
2nd Open class
1999 International Tournament 2nd U 90 kg
1999 Asko World Tournament 5th U 90 kg
1998 Commonwealth Championships 1st U 90 kg
1998 African Judo Championships 1st Middleweight (90 kg)
1997 African Judo Championships 3rd Middleweight (86 kg)
1996 African Judo Championships 3rd Middleweight (86 kg)
1996 Commonwealth Championships 3rd U 86 kg
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta U 86 kg

References[edit]

Jean-Claude on Judo Inside

Jean Claude on SportsReference.com

https://web.archive.org/web/20121112145643/http://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/summer/2000/JUD/mens-middleweight.html#final_standings::none#final_standings::none https://web.archive.org/web/20150530074006/http://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/athletes/ra/jean-claude-raphael-1.html

http://www.judoinside.com/judoka/3117/Jean_Claude_Raphael/judo-photos