Katsuhiko Kashiwazaki

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Katsuhiko Kashiwazaki
Medal record
Representing  Japan
Men's Judo
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1981 Maastricht -65 kg
Silver medal – second place 1975 Vienna -63 kg

Katsuhiko Kashiwazaki (柏崎 克彦, Kashiwazaki Katsuhiko?, born 16 September 1951) is a Japanese judoka. He won the silver medal of world championships in 1975 and gold medal in 1981.

Kashiwazaki is from Kuji, Iwate. He began judo at the age of a 5th grader.[1] After graduation from Tokai University, he belonged to Ibaraki Prefectural Taga high school(ja) and Tokai University.

Kashiwazaki retired in 1982 and became national coach in England, Canada, Germany and elsewhere.[2] As of 2009, he coaches judo at International Budo University in Japan.

He wrote Fighting Judo ISBN 0720715946 with Terence Donovan, published in 1986 by Pelham Books.


  1. ^ "技を極める柔道". Baseball Magazine Sha Co., Ltd. 2007-11-09.  ISBN 978-4-583-10048-7
  2. ^ "連絡技で決める柔道 -[メダリストの得意技]柏崎克彦8段-". Baseball Magazine Sha Co., Ltd. 2009-05-29.  ISBN 978-4-583-61607-0