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  • #TuksJudo: Piontek's Olympic dream is at a long last a reality

    Posted on August 08, 2016

    When Zack Piontek steps onto the mat in Rio on Wednesday for his first ever judo fight at an Olympic Games, a father-and-son dream that started 14 years ago will become a reality.

  • TuksJudo: Dale Whitaker wins gold at Commonwealth Championships

    Posted on May 03, 2016

    It took approximately four years for Dale Whitaker to become a champion. This past weekend, the Tuks/hpc judoka won the gold medal in the under-80 kg category at the Commonwealth Championships, which took place in Port Elizabeth. Four years ago he won the junior title at the same championships.

  • TuksJudo: Zack wins silver

    Posted on April 16, 2016

    Zack Piontek (Tuks/hpc) may have achieved his goal of representing South Africa at the Olympic Games in Rio by winning a silver medal for judo at the African Championships in Tunis, Tunisia.

  • TuksJudo fight for their medals

    Posted on July 09, 2015

    TuksJudo athletes competed at the South African Open Championships in Stellenbosch from 28 June to 4 July 2015.

  • TuksJudo at the USSA Judo competition

    Posted on April 11, 2014

    TuksJudo did very well at the USSA Judo competition that took place in Port Elizabeth from 2 - 6 April 2014.

  • TuksJudo – African Cadets Judo Championships

    Posted on March 25, 2014

    We are proud to announce that the following Tuks Judokas received medals at the African Cadets Judo Championships that took place on the 21st March 2014 in Tunisia.

  • SA Judo National Trials

    Posted on February 25, 2014

    Once again it was Tuks of Niks at the SA Judo National Trials.

  • Tuks Judokas bring home GOLD

    Posted on November 12, 2013

    Tuks Judokas shine on the international stage.

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