Andrew Burns

15 April 2011

Andy BurnsEvent: Judo

Weight: under 90kg

Dan Grade Level: 3rd Dan

Age group: Senior

Judo Level: National Team member

Date and Place of Birth: 18 August 1985, Glasgow, Scotland

Height: 187cm

Coached by: Juergen Klinger

Date Arrived at Team Bath: September 2003

Course of Study: BA Coach Education & Sport Development

Length of Course: 3 years

Home Club: Shadsworth

Occupation: Student and athlete

Andy was a member of the Team Bath High Performance group for over two years from the age of 18. During this time he was picked as reserve for the under-23 European Championships in 2005.

Andy has a great record at the British University Championships winning a total of seven medals. He is a member of British Judo Association development squad competing internationally at senior level.

Andy was a medalist in the under-23 Europeans and named reserve for Beijing Olympics. He is now studying for a Masters in Strength and Conditioning at Edinburgh University.

Career highlights:

Bronze – under 90kg, Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, Scotland, July 2014
Selected to represent Scotland at Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, Scotland, 2014
Gold – World Cup Gold, Belarus
Bronze – under-23 European Championships, Vienna
Gold – British Championships Gold – Sheffield
Gold – Commonwealth Championships
Bronze – European Open Bronze, Sofia
Gold – European Cup, Malaga – 2011

Read Andy’s British Judo athlete profile.

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