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Kevin Asano

Full name: Kevin Yoshimi Asano
Gender: Male
Height: 5-3.5 (162 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: April 20, 1963 in [unknown], Hawaiʻi, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Judo

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)


Kevin Asano attended San Jose State University, graduating in 1990 with a degree in accounting. While there he was twice US intercollegiate judo champion. Asano won a silver medal at the 1988 Seoul Olympics, but his greatest year was 1987 when he won the US International Championships, the US intercollegiate title, a silver at the Pan American Games and bronze at the World Championships.

After his judo career ended Asano founded Pacific Wealth Strategies, a financial planning firm, and also served as president of Hawai’i Judo and as President of the US Judo Federation. He later worked with Pacific Rim Legacy Group LLC, a wealth management organization, and was the co-founder of Personal Transformation International, a non-profit organization committed to transforming individuals by helping them find their life’s calling. Asano was inducted into the USA Judo Hall of Fame in 2008 in its inaugural class. He is also a member of the Hawai’i Sports Hall of Fame and the San Jose State University Sports Hall of Fame.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 25 Seoul Judo Men's Extra-Lightweight United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Extra-Lightweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
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