You Are Here > > > Jo Anne Quiring

Jo Anne Quiring

Full name: Jo Anne Quiring
Gender: Female
Height: 5-1.5 (157 cm)
Weight: 115 lbs (52 kg)
Born: October 8, 1963 in Denver, Colorado, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Judo


Jo Anne Quiring competed in judo at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, the first time it was a medal sport for women at the Olympics. This was unfortunate, for Quiring was among the top female judokas in the world throughout the 1980s. She won a silver medal as a half-lightweight at the 1987 Pan American Games and won bronze at that tournament in the same class in 1995. Quiring was US Champion in 1983, 1987, and 1994-95, and won the US Open in 1986, 1988, and 1993. She competed at the World Championships in 1987 and 1991, finishing fifth and seventh, respectively. Quiring won the ASKO World Tournament in 1988 and the Pacific Rim Judo Championships in 1993. In all, she won five golds and 13 medals at international tournaments.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 28 Barcelona Judo Women's Half-Lightweight United States USA 9T

Women's Half-Lightweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
id: 33,288