Keiko Teshima

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Keiko Teshima (手島 桂子, Teshima Keiko, née Maeda Maeda (前田); born 25 March 1980) is a retired Japanese judoka.

Keiko Teshima
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She was born in Takasago, Hyogo, and began judo at the age of 12.[1] She entered Miki House after graduating from Tsukuba University.[1] She was good at Seoinage[2] and Newaza.[3]

In 1998, she won a gold medal the World Junior Judo Championships.[4] In 1999, she won a gold medal at the World Judo Championships and the Ippon Trophy.[4]

She also participated in the Olympic Games in 2000[5] but was defeated by Celita Schutz from USA.


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  2. ^ "シドニー五輪2000 みどころ・コラム -前田桂子、背負いにこだわる・日本柔道金への道(2)-". Nihon Keizai Shimbun. 28 July 2000. Archived from the original on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 4 April 2010.
  3. ^ "女子は三井住友海上V 全日本実業団体柔道". Kobe Shimbun. 29 May 2005. Archived from the original on 17 July 2011.
  4. ^ a b "21世紀の骨のあるヤツ -第18回 前田桂子(柔道)-". Pia Corpotation. Archived from the original on 29 May 2010.
  5. ^ "シドニー大会情報 日本代表選手プロフィール -前田桂子-". Japanese Olympic Committee. Retrieved 4 April 2010.