Marie-Ève Gahié becomes European Champion

The Paris Saint-Germain judoka has become the -70kg European champion, on Saturday 30 April, in Sofia (Bulgaria).

The 25-year-old Parisian defeated title holder Sanne Van Dijke in the final to win the gold medal at the 2022 European Championships. The Rouge et Bleu judoka wins the continental title for the first time in her career, after two bronze medals in 2017 and 2020 in this same competition.

Marie-Ève Gahié, World Champion in Tokyo in 2019, successively disposed of Italy's Irene Pedrotti in the first round, Ukraine's Nataliia Chystiakova in the second round, her compatriot Margaux Pinot in the quarter-finals and, finally, the Dutch Hilde Jager and Sanne Van Dijke in the semi-finals and final respectively.

MARIE-ÈVE GAHIÉ

Profile
Category: -70 kg
Born on 27 November 1996, in Paris
Nationality: French
Height: 1m75

Individual honours
European Champion (2022)
Antalya Grand Slam Champion (2022)
Tel-Aviv Grand Slam Bronze medalist (2022)
Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Bronze medalist (2021)
Tel-Aviv Grand Slam Bronze medalist (2021)
World Champion (2019)
World Championship silver medalist (2018)
Military World Champion (2018)
European Championship Bronze medalist (2017)
French Champion (2016)
Junior European Champion (2016)
Junior World Champion (2014)
World Youth Champion (2013)
European Youth Champion (2013)





Team Honours
Europa League winner (2021)
French Championship bronze medalist (2021)
World Championship silver medalist (2021)
World Championship silver medalist (2018, 2019)
World Championship bronze medalist (2017)
European Championship bronze medalist (2019)
European Champion (2017)
European Champion (2015)
Junior World Champion (2014)