José Effron

José David Effron (born 24 July 1986) is an Argentine Paralympic judoka who competes in international level events. He was a Paralympic silver medalist at the 2012 Summer Paralympics and a double Parapan American Games medalist.[1][2]

José Effron
Personal information
Full nameJosé David Effron
Born (1986-07-24) 24 July 1986 (age 35)
Chamical, Argentina
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Country Argentina
SportParalympic judo
Medal record
Paralympic judo
Representing  Argentina
Paralympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2012 London Men's -81kg
IBSA World Games
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Antalya Men's -81kg
Parapan American Games
Gold medal – first place 2011 Guadalajara Men's -81kg
Silver medal – second place 2015 Toronto Men's -81kg
IBSA Pan Am Championships
Silver medal – second place 2018 Calgary Men's -81kg


  1. ^ "Jose Effron Judoka". JudoInside. 12 September 2020.
  2. ^ "Jose Effron en Rio 2016 (in Portuguese)". La Licuadora Deportiva. 12 September 2020.