NISHIMURA, Ario

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Judo BC Team Member
Name: Ario Nishimura
Hometown: Richmond
Club: Steveston Judo Club
Belt Level: Ikkyu
Weight Class: -73 kgs

Role Models
Illias Iliadis, Takato Naohisa

Career Highlights
2014
Canadian National Championships, Saguenay QC: Bronze
Youth Provincial Championships, Prince George BC: U18 Gold; U21 Bronze
BC Winter Games, Mission BC: Silver
San Jose Buddhist Tournament, San Jose CA: Gold
Quebec Open, Montreal QC: Gold
Ontario Open, Whitby ON: Gold

2013
Saskatchewan Open, Regina SK: 5th
Youth Provincial Championships, Prince George: Bronze

2012
Ontario Open, Toronto ON: Bronze
Youth Provincial Championships, Kamloops BC: U15 Gold; U17 Gold
BC Winter Games, Vernon BC: Gold; Team Competition Bronze

2011
Youth Provincial Championships, Kamloops BC; Gold

Favourite Competition Moment
When I won my bronze medal match.

Interests Outside Judo
Lifting/Bulking (working out)