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Larry Nelson

Full name: Lawrence Douglas "Larry" Nelson
Gender: Male
Born: December 26, 1947 in Glendale, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Judo


Larry Nelson went to Hiram Johnson High School in Sacramento, California, but later went to Japan to study judo at Tenri University. He was US Champion as a light-heavyweight in 1967, 1971, and a heavyweight in 1972. Nelson competed for a long time, winning bronze medals at the 1983 and 1987 Pan American Games as a heavyweight.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 24 München Judo Men's Heavyweight United States USA 9T

Men's Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
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