Nicolas Gill (born April 24, 1972 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian judoka who competed at four consecutive Olympic Games. He is a two-time Olympic medalist, receiving a bronze in the middleweight (86 kg) division at his inaugural Olympiad in Barcelona. His inaugural silver medal was in the men's half-heavyweight (100 kg) division at the 2000 Sydney Summer Olympics.
Gill in 2018
|Born||April 24, 1972|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||105 kg (231 lb) (2004)|
|Rank||)Shichidan (7th dan|
|Now coaching||Antoine Valois-Fortier|
Gill was honored by his teammates as Canada's flag bearer in the opening ceremony at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. A mild controversy developed after it was revealed that Gill had made comments in favour of Quebec separatism, and had voted 'yes' in the 1995 Quebec referendum.
- "Nicolas Gill". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved September 10, 2012.
- Shidokan Judo Club
- "Judoka Nicolas Gill selected to carry the Canadian flag at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens". Canadian Olympic Committee. 19 July 2004. Retrieved 12 April 2014.
- UQAM | Entrevues | En route vers ses 5es Jeux olympiques
- Brydon, James (2012-07-31). "Valois-Fortier Wins Bronze in Men's Judo". CTV Olympics. Retrieved 2012-07-31.