A Colombian native, Tigreros qualified the country for the Tokyo Olympics with a runner-up finish in a 2020 Olympic Qualification Tournament. The second place finish tied for his best senior level tournament finish, matching his silver medals from the 2018 and 2019 Pan American Championships.
57kg 2022 Worlds Preview: Thomas Gilman Looking To Defend World Title
Aug 1, 2022Thomas Gilman is the defending world champion and will represent the United States at 57kg in Serbia at the 2022 World Championships. 57kg is one of the deepest weight classes in the world, filled with past world and Olympic medalists. Check out a preview of this weight class where we break down the entire field and make our medal predictions.
Cadet Worlds = NCAA Champs And Olympians
Jul 14, 2021The 2021 Cadet World Championships will go down in Budapest, Hungary July 19-25. Team USA has sent a team to Cadet Worlds every year since 2011. In this article, we’ll take a look back at Cadet Worlds since 2011 to see USA’s best performances. We’ll also explore how the best countries fared at Cadet Worlds during this time and highlight this year’s Tokyo Olympians performances.
57kg Olympic Preview - Thomas Gilman Against The World
Jun 23, 2021Thomas Gilman is Team USA’s Olympian at 57kg in a field that includes 2 past world champions and 5 other world medalists. This 57kg Olympic preview will give an overview of Gilman’s senior level career and explore the careers of each of his potential competitors in Tokyo. We'll also break down the competitors into tiers based on medal contenders, dark horses and long shots at the Olympic Games.