Reclaiming Fitspo: Mika Sugimoto
Sugimoto is a Japanese Judo wrestler. In 2005, she won a gold medal in the Tashkent Asian Championships in the both the openweight and 78+ kg categories. She again won gold in both weight classes in the 2010 Tokyo World Championships, proving herself to be a strong competitor.
Sugimoto participated in the 2012 London Olympic Games and brought home the heavyweight silver medal, losing only her final bought to Idalys Ortiz of Cuba.
At 29 years old and 220 pounds, Mika Sugimoto is still competing and shows a very promising future.
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