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Judo BC Team Member
Name: Kurt ROOTS
Hometown: Coquitlam, BC
Club: Port Coquitlam Judo Club
Belt Level: Shodan
Weight Class: -81 kg

Role Models
Coaches and Sibblings

Career Highlights
Canadian National Championships, Saguenay QC: 5th
US Junior Nationals, Honolulu HI: Silver
Edmonton International, Edmonton AB: Gold
Steveston Sr., Steveston BC: Silver

Saskatchewan Open, Regina SK: Gold

Canadian National Championships, Sept Iles QC: Silver

Favourite Competition Moment
Saskatchewan Gold medal fight where I won in Golden score.

Interests Outside Judo
Scouts, hiking, canoeing, traveling.

Favourite Quote
Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination and a hard to find alloy called guts.