Andrés Alejandro Loforte (born July 25, 1979 in Córdoba) is an Argentine judoka, who competed in the men's half-heavyweight category. He held a 2002 Argentine senior title for his own division, picked up a total of fourteen medals in his career, including three bronze from the Pan American Judo Championships, and also represented his nation Argentina at the 2004 Summer Olympics.
|Full name||Andrés Alejandro Loforte|
|Born||25 July 1979|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||100 kg (220 lb)|
Loforte qualified for the Argentine squad in the men's half-heavyweight class (100 kg) at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, by placing third and receiving a berth from the Pan American Championships in Margarita Island, Venezuela. He conceded with a koka score and a shido penalty, and succumbed to a kuchiki taoshi hold from Egypt's Bassel El Gharbawy during their opening match.
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- "El judo lleva dos más" [Two judoka have been chosen] (in Spanish). La Voz del Interior. 23 April 2004. Archived from the original on 4 December 2014. Retrieved 29 November 2014.
- "Rumbo a Atenas" [Flight to Athens] (in Spanish). La Nación. 19 April 2004. Retrieved 29 November 2014.
- "Judo: Men's Half-Heavyweight (100kg/220 lbs) Round of 32". Athens 2004. BBC Sport. 15 August 2004. Retrieved 31 January 2013.
- "El día no arrancó bien para los argentinos" [The day did not start well for Argentina] (in Spanish). Terra Networks. 19 August 2004. Retrieved 29 November 2014.
- Andrés Loforte at JudoInside.com
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