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Lulu Piovesana

About Lulu

"I started judo at the age of 5. I also did athletics and ballet until I was 17 years old.

I first represented England in Judo when I was 12 then Great Britain at the age of 15. I now train full time in the British Judo National centre in Walsall as well as balancing my academic studies here at Warwick University where I am studying for a BA Hons in Social Studies."

Sporting highlights

  • Won the u23 European championships
  • Won my first grand slam medal
  • Placed 5th at the European championships
  • Junior World Bronze medallist
  • Youngest British to ever win a Grand Prix medal
  • 9x World Cup Gold medals which are the most in the world
  • Junior European medalist
  • 5x British Champion
  • First British judo player to go to youth Olympic games

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