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KRASNIQI Distria
Kosovo
KOS
DistriaKrasniqi
Date of Birth10/12/1995 - Kosovo (KOS)
Age19
Height155 cm/5'1"
Weight52kg/114lbs
GenderW
Medals

Profile

Nickname-
School, universitySocial Science Gymnasium, University European College Dukagjini
Started competing2003
Language(s) spokenAlbanian (native), English
Club nameIppon Judo Club
CoachDriton Kuka (personal and team)
Hobbies

Reading, swimming and watching movies.

Major sporting achievements

5th place in Grand Slam in Paris 2014|Bronze in Grand Prix Dusseldorf 2014|Gold in European Open Sofia 2014|Bronze in Ech Juniors 2013|Bronze in Ech U23 2013 and 2012.

Key: OG = Olympic Games | YOG = Youth Olympic Games |WCh = World Championships | WJCh = World Junior Championships | ECh = European Championship | EJCh = European Junior Championships |NCh = National Championships | NJCh = National Junior Championships

Most memorable performance

5th place in Grand Slam in Paris 2014|Bronze in Grand Prix Dusseldorf 2014

Additional information / What would you like people to know about you?

Distria started her career at 7. Her brother enrolled her in the club he was training at and they trained together until her brother quit judo. She was 17 when she won a medal for seniors in one of the biggest tournaments in the sport of judo at the Dusseldorf Grand Prix. Her goal will be to take a medal in the European Games in Baku 2015 and to qualify for the Olympic Games 2016.

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