“Judo” Jeff Allen is on a great roll as he prepares for the upcoming judo world championships.
Allen, who represents the Huntsville Judo Club, won a gold and a bronze at the International Cup held in Niagara Falls, N.Y. as well as a silver at the Canadian National Championships.
Allen as amassed multiple gold, silver and bronze medals in various competitions since 2013.
Next up for Allen is the Quebec Open in Montreal, followed by the World Judo Championship in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from Nov. 18 to 21.
Last year Allen competed at the World Judo Championships in Amsterdam, finishing eighth, and this year he is aiming much higher.
“I am hoping to come home with the gold this year,” says Allen.