Two U.S. athletes climbed the podium at the Panamerican Masters competition in Buenos Aires.
Julian Prado of Coral Springs, FL, USA Judo’s Training Site at Ki-Itsu-Sai, took a gold medal in his 66 kg division. Joe Ragan of Ridgewood, N.J., Kokushikai Judo Academy, took silver in his 81 kg. division.
“It was a great event overall,” said Ragan. “We went late into the evening. Hundreds of competitors - I’m not sure how many. Julian finished at 10 p.m.”