Ruben Houkes

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Ruben Houkes
Medal record
Representing the  Netherlands
Men's Judo
Olympics
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Beijing -60 kg
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2007 Rio de Janeiro -60 kg
European Championships
Silver medal – second place 2008 Lisbon -60 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2005 Rotterdam -60 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Tampere -60 kg

Ruben Houkes (born 8 June 1979 in Schagen, North Holland) is a Dutch judoka.

Houkes won gold in the men's under 60-kilo class at the 2007 World Judo Championships.

He won the bronze medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the Men's 60 kg class.

Achievements[edit]

Year Tournament Place Weight class
2009 European Championships 5th Extra lightweight (60 kg)
2008 Olympic Games Beijing 3rd Extra lightweight (60 kg)
2008 European Championships 2nd Extra lightweight (60 kg)
2007 World Championships 1st Extra lightweight (60 kg)
2006 European Championships 3rd Extra lightweight (60 kg)
2005 European Championships 3rd Extra lightweight (60 kg)
2004 European Championships 5th Extra lightweight (60 kg)
2003 European Championships 7th Extra lightweight (60 kg)

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