Timothy Rees (judoka)

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Timothy Rees
Personal information
Born (1980-07-24) July 24, 1980 (age 42) [1]
Kingston, Ontario
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) [1]
Weight100 kg (220 lb) (2012) [1]
Sport
Country Canada
Sport Judo
DisabilityBlind
Disability class B2 [2]
ClubVictoria Judo Club
Coached by Tom Thompson
Medal record
Paralympic judo
Representing Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Parapan American Games
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2011 Guadalajara -100kg
Updated on 29 March 2021.

Timothy Rees (born 24 July 1980) is a Canadian judoka and academic who represented Canada in Judo at the 2012 Paralympics in the -100 kg category. He was eliminated in the first round by Britain's Joe Ingram. [3]

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Rees won bronze at the 2011 Parapan American Games in the under -100 kg category. He holds a PhD in applied mathematics and worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Victoria. [1] In 2015 he began work in industry, and he currently serves as the Chief Scientist at Allsalt Maritime Corporation.

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References

  1. 1 2 3 4 "Timothy Rees". Canadian Paralympic Committee website. Archived from the original on 2012-05-20. Retrieved 27 August 2012.
  2. "Tim Rees". 2012 Paralympics website. Archived from the original on September 10, 2012. Retrieved September 18, 2012.
  3. "Canadians End their Judo Competition in London". Canadian Paralympic Committee website. Archived from the original on 2013-01-15. Retrieved 3 September 2012.

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