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Disappointment for Burton

Euan Burton offered no excuses after seeing his hopes of Olympic judo gold shattered with defeat to Canadian Antoine Valois-Fortier in the men's...

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Judo chief harbours high hopes

British Judo performance director Daniel Lascau believes "anything is possible" from his 14-strong Olympic squad but maintains the sport's futur...

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Howey: Medal vital for judo funding

Kate Howey hopes next week will finally end people asking her what it feels like to be the last British judo fighter to win an Olympic medal.

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Lascau targets one judo medal

Performance director Daniel Lascau has challenged his Team GB judo squad to inspire a generation by winning an Olympic medal in London.

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Fourteen Judokas selected to Team GB for London 2012

The British Olympic Association (BOA) has today announced 14 athletes that will represent Team GB in the men’s and women’s judo events a...

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Medal Record

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Biography

Gemma Howell has two sporting heroes – Kate Howey, who won Britain’s last Olympic judo medal with silver at Sydney 2000, and Dame Kelly Holmes.

She has had multiple injuries throughout her career and has snapped the anterior cruciate ligament in both her knees.