Udo Quellmalz is the most successful lightweight judoka produced by the West. Between 1989 and 1996 he returned from every World Championships and Olympic Games with a medal, culminating in gold medals at the 1991 and 1995 World Championships and 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.
Quellmalz is a master of both Newaza and Tachi-waza. In this DVD he shows his unique techniques, tactical skills and special grips. All are first demonstrated in a studio at full speed, followed by slow motion replays from multiple angles. They are then illustrated with numerous competition examples from Quellmalz in German, European and World Championships, and all five of his victories in the 1996 Olympics.
Extra features on this DVD version include the road to world championship glory, with extended highlights of Quellmalz in action at the 1991 and 1995 World Championships. There is a photo gallery, video trailers and a fascinating interview with Quellmalz where he talks about his early days as a judoka in East Germany and his dominance at international level.
Quellmalz, Olympic Judo is the first production in the best-selling DVD coaching masterclass series, which now includes Koga, Jeon and Inoue. It is an essential for all judo enthusiasts.