Robert Martinez, 18, 2013 graduate of Central Regional High School, Bayville, NJ, just returned from a successful judo tournament in Baltimore, Maryland. A participant in the 2013 Shufu Judo Yudanshakai Eastern Open Judo Championships, he fought a total of nine fights in two separate divisions, winning seven of the matches. Robert, who had just re-entered Judo in March as a brown belt, took the first place championship in his division (81 kg), and third place in the advanced division (81 kg) where he competed against black belts. Throughout the summer he also traveled to New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Texas and Florida where he competed in several national/international tournaments, doing very well in those competitions as well. Keep your eyes open for this up and coming judo champion.