|Date of Birth||31 December 1996|
|Birthplace||Whitby, Ontario, Canada|
|Current World Ranking||World No.1 (-57kg Women’s)|
|Sport/Event(s)||Women’s Judo (-57kg category)|
|Major Achievements||2021 World Championships Gold medalist|
World No.1 in the Women’s -57kg category, Jessica Klimkait will be looking forward to continuing her success at the recently concluded World Championships which concluded recently. The Canadian Judoka will be hoping to strike it rich at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Here is everything you need to know about the Canadian women’s judoka.
Jessica Klimkait bio
Jessica Klimkait was born on the 31st of December in 1996 in Whitby, Ontario, Canada. She began practising Judo when she was just 5 years old. It was her older brother’s involvement in the sport, that got her interested in Judo.
Jessica Klimkait Career Achievements
Klimkait’s first big win was at the Cadet World Championship. By winning, she became the first Canadian Judoka to win a world championship under 18. Then, at the Pan American Judo Championships in 2017, Klimkait won the gold medal (Panama City). A year later she settled for Bronze in the tournament that took place at San Jose.
At the Judo world masters held in 2021, in Doha, Qatar she won a bronze medal. A couple of months later, she won the silver medal at Judo Grand Slam, which took place in Antalya.
Her biggest achievement was at the 2021 World Championships at Budapest, where she won the gold medal, thereby cementing her position as the number one ranked women’s judoka (-57kg category).
Jessica Klimkait Net Worth
Jessica Klimkait’s net worth is believed to be around $1 million, thanks to her successful Judo career that has begun taking brilliant shape of late. Her recent win at the World Championships has proved to be vital as well. As of now, she doesn’t endorse any notable brand in particular.
Jessica Klimkait Coach
Right from a young age, Klimkait was coached by Kevin Doherty of the AJAX Budokan Club. Doherty was Klimkait’s coach for almost 13 years. She is now coached by Janusz Pawłowski of Poland.
Jessica Klimkait Family and Personal Life
There isn’t any info available about Jessica Klimkait’s parents. She does have an older brother, who was the main reason why she got into Judo. Judging by her Instagram, Klimkait is believed to be single.
Q. What is Jessica Klimkait’s net worth?
Jessica Klimkait’s net worth is around $1 million.
Q. What is Jessica Klimkait’s nationality?
Jessica Klimkait is a Canadian.
Q. What is Jessica Klimkait’s ranking?
Jessica Klimkait is ranked number one in the Women’s -57kg World Ranking.
Q. What is Jessica Klimkait’s age?
Jessica Klimkait is 24 years old.
Q. Where and when was Jessica Klimkait born?
Jessica Klimkait was born on the 31st of December, 1996 in Whitby, Ontario, Canada.