Lele Nairne

Lele Nairne

Olympian Paris 2024

From Local Club to the Olympic Stage

-57kg | British Number 1 | World Ranking 28

Lele started her judo journey in Weston-Super-Mare and joined Bradley Stoke Judo Club when she was 11 years old. Over the last 14 years, she has gone one to win an accolade of medals and regularly competes on the world stage.

Achievements and Highlights:

European Cup Cadets

  • 2013 Portugal Coimbra SILVER -57kg
  • 2013 Czech Republic, Teplice BRONZE -57kg
  • 2014 Czech Republic, Teplice  SILVER -57kg
  • 2014 Romania, Pitesti GOLD -57kg

European Cup Juniors

  • 2015 Italy, Lignano BRONZE -52kg
  • 2016 Poland, Gdynia BRONZE -57kg
  • 2017 Romania, Arad SILVER -57kg

Euopean Cup/ Opens 

  • International Tournaments
  • 2014 Welsh Senior Open, Gold U52kg
  • 2013 Welsh Senior Open, Bronze U57kg
  • 2013 Ippon Trophy Antwerp, Bronze U63kg
  • British Championships Seniors
  • Bronze: 2014, 2013
  • British Championships Juniors
  • Gold: 2014
  • Bronze: 2013
  • British Championships Cadets
  • Gold: 2013
  • Silver: 2013, 2012

 "Sport has taught me, if you really want something in life, you have to go and get it, you have to have an ongoing belief in you and your ability. NEVER doubt yourself. DON’T, let anyone tell you your dreams and desires are beyond your capabilities." says Lele.

Training Regimen and Techniques: Lele trains six days a week, focusing on technique, stength and conditioning and preparing for her next competition.

Future Goals:

Lele aims to win a medal at the Olympics and inspire the next generation of judokas through her work as a coach.

Call to Action: Follow Lele's journey on Instagram @lele.nairne and join our club to train with the best.


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