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Damon Keeve

Full name: Damon Z. Keeve
Gender: Male
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: August 27, 1960 in San Francisco, California, United States
Affiliations: San Francisco Judo Institute
Country: USA United States
Sport: Judo


Damon Keeve was a judoka who competed at the 1992 and 1996 Olympics. He also won two medals in judo at the Pan American Games, winning silver in 1987 in the open class, and bronze as a heavyweight in 1995. He was seven-time US Champion.

Keeve attended San José State where he played football. He became a San Francisco police officer and SWAT Team member. Keev also coached football in the San Francisco area, initially as an assistant at Galileo, Washington, and then Lincoln High Schools. At Washington High the teams he coached won city championships in 1997, 1999, 2000, and 2003, and had a 33-game winning streak. He later became an assistant and then head coach at Terra Linda High School.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 31 Barcelona Judo Men's Heavyweight United States USA 7T
1996 Summer 35 Atlanta Judo Men's Heavyweight United States USA 21T

Men's Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
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