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2012 Sumo World Championships Hong Kong October 27th & 28th

The Australian team is gearing up for the sumo world championships with entries in all of them. 3rd Junior Women Sumo World Championships 11th Junior Sumo World Championships 9th Women sumo World Championships 18th Sumo World Championships Our athletes vary in age and experience and come from diverse sporting backgrounds. Veteran, John Traill (Johnofuji), has competed in 5 Sumo World Championships and 2 World… Read more »

Results for 2012 Australian National Sumo Championships

2012 Australian National Sumo Championships 8th July Broadbeach PCYC Gold Coast Under 14 Combined Challenge 1st Brandon Thornton 2nd Kyle Thornton 3rd Jessica Lawand Junior Heavyweight Women 1st Lauren Ivory QLD Middleweight Women 1st Emily Knauth QLD Women’s Open 1st Emily Knauth  QLD 2nd Lauren Ivory QLD Junior Men 1st Indiana Easthope QLD 2nd Brandon Venter QLD Lightweight Men 1st… Read more »

Exciting line up for 2012 Australian National Championships 8th July

As the athletes begin to arrive at the Gold Coast for the 2012 Australian National Sumo Championships excitement is building. 10 am at the Broadbeach PCYC Broadbeach Waters Gold Coast $5 adults $2 children, Japanese collegiate champion, Masakatsu Ishiura has decided he cannot resist the temptation to compete and test the skills of our local boys.  On the borderline between… Read more »

Sumo, Sake Chanko & Taiko Night

Sapporo Japanese Restaurant, 94 Willoughby Rd  Crows Nest From 6.00 p.m. Monday, July 16th 2012 The Australian Sumo Federation invites you to a unique night of great food & entertainment featuring: “SumoTaiko”  on the Japanese drums Sumo expert- Katrina Watts with live commentary on Grand Sumo- Live from Japan on the big Screen. Minaminoshima – ex Sumo wrestler and special… Read more »

2012 Australian National Sumo Championships Sunday 8th July

As the competition date nears things are heating up for the National Championships. Not only will the results be used to select the Australian team for the 2012 Sumo World Championships in Hong Kong in October, but there are only 2 more chances to grab a spot on the Oceania team for the two major international competitions next year: 2013… Read more »

2012 Queensland Sumo Championships

Queensland State Championships 17th June  Nerang PCYC Gold Coast Results Junior Women Heavyweight  Lauren Ivory Women Heavyweight Emily Knuuth Women’s Open 1st Emily Knuuth,  2nd Lauren Ivory Junior Men 1st Kyle Thornton, 2nd Brandon Thornton Men’s Lightweight 1st Guy Belgrove, 2nd Marshall Gardiner, 3rd Dan Bazzana Men’s Middleweight 1st Indiana Easthope, 2nd Russell Kerkow, 3rd, Peter Townsend Men’s Heavyweight 1st… Read more »

2012 Australian National Sumo Championships

8th July Sunday from 10:00 am at Broadbeach PCYC, Gold Coast (180 Monaco Street, Broadbeach Waters 4226, Phone: 07 5538 5201) Sumo competitions by weight division for men, women and juniors, also team events. Competing: State representatives and athletes from across Australia, and international athletes by invitation.  Everyone welcome to take part and enjoy watching or doing sumo. The results of the Australian… Read more »

Australian National Sumo Championships 2011

  11 am October 15th 2011 BMW Edge, Federation Square Melbourne The Australian National Sumo Championships will include men’s women’s and junior events by weight divisions as well as a teams competition. Weight divisions Men: under 85kg, under 115kg, over 115kg Boys: under 75kg, under 100kg, over 100kg Women: under 65kg, under 80kg, over 80kg Girls: under 60kg, under 75kg,… Read more »