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Jim Bregman

Full name: James Steven "Jim" Bregman
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: November 17, 1941 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Affiliations: Washington Judo Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Judo

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


Jim Bregman started his judo career when only 12 but he quickly became very interested in the sport. In fact, after high school he went to college in Japan, at Sophia University of Tokyo, in order to study judo. Bregman returned to the United States just before the 1964 AAU Championships, where he defeated the Brazilian Pan-American champion to win the middleweight crown. Bregman also won the 1964 Olympic trials with ease, before taking his bronze medal at Tokyo. At the time of the Tokyo Olympics, Bregman was a third degree black belt.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 22 Tokyo Judo Men's Middleweight United States USA 3T Bronze

Men's Middleweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
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