Torsten Bréchôt

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Torsten Bréchôt
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Born (1964-09-11) 11 September 1964 (age 54)
Schwerin, East Germany

Torsten Bréchôt ( Oehmigen, born 11 September 1964 in Schwerin, Bezirk Schwerin) is a retired male judoka from Germany, who competed for East Germany at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. There he won the bronze medal in the Men's Half-Middleweight (– 78 kg) division after being defeated in the semi-finals by West Germany's eventual silver medalist Frank Wieneke.[1]

With a birth name of Oehmigen, he took on his wife's surname in 1985.


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Torsten Bréchôt". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 30 October 2018.